Press Room

Members of the media may request interviews with NAIFA executives or policy experts by contacting Mark Briscoe, Senior Director of Strategic Communications, 703-770-8111, or Sheila Owens, Vice President of Communications and Marketing , 703-770-8112. For bios and photos of NAIFA experts, click the links below.

NAIFA Staff Experts

Diane Boyle, Senior Vice President - Government Relations
Gary Sanders, Counsel and Vice President -  Government Relations
Judi Carsrud, Director - Government Relations
Steve Kline, Director - Government Relations
Michael Hedge, Director - Government Relations
 











 




News Releases

May 30, 2017 - NAIFA Launches New Gold Standard for Life and Annuity Professionals
February 3, 2017 - NAIFA Supports Administration Decision to Review DOL Fiduciary Rule
January 17, 2017 - New York Life Supports NAIFA State Advocacy
December 7, 2016 - Connie Golleher, CLTC, Appointed to NAIFA Board
September 19, 2016 - NAIFA Elects Officers and Trustees
August 30, 2016 - Kim Kieschnick Receives NAIFA’s Prestigious 2016 C. Carney Smith Award
August 23, 2016 - NAIFA, NAAIA Partnership Will Strengthen Members’ Access to Professional Education, Advocacy
June 9, 2016 - D. Scott Brennan to Receive the 2016 John Newton Russell Memorial Award
June 8, 2016 - ACLI, NAIFA File Legal Challenge Against Harmful Regulation to Retirement Savers
May 31, 2016 - NAIFA Names Jason Carter, LUTCF, the 2016 Young Advisors Team Leader of the Year
April 22, 2016 - National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Announces Nominees for Leadership Positions
January 6, 2016 - NAIFA, Northwestern Mutual Partner to Strengthen State Advocacy
October 5, 2015 - NAIFA, WIFS form partnership to strengthen advocacy, education
October 5, 2015 - NAIFA Elects Officers and Trustees
September 22, 2015 - Todd W. Johnson Receives NAIFA’s 2015 C. Carney Smith Award
September 21, 2015 - NAIFA names Jennifer Alford the 2015 Young Advisors Team Leader of the Year
July 21, 2015 - NAIFA Submits Comments on DOL's Proposed Fiduciary Rule
June 23, 2015 - Financial Advisors Say DOL Rule Would Reduce Access to Advice and Harm Client Relationships
June 3, 2015 - Washington State Governor Signs Bill Creating Retirement Plan Marketplace
May 27, 2015 - NAIFA Board Appoints New CEO
March 3, 2015 - Partnership Offers Tools to Serve Growing Hispanic Market
February 23, 2015 - NAIFA Statement on the Expected DOL Proposal to Redefine Who Is a Fiduciary
December 17, 2014 - NAIFA Statement on TRIA, NARAB II
December 10, 2014 - NAIFA applauds House for passing TRIA
September 8, 2014 - LUTCF Curriculum Unveiled
September 4, 2014 - Juli McNeely is NAIFA President
August 20, 2014 - Kristine Wolfe to Receive C. Carney Smith Award
May 20, 2014 - NAIFA members visit lawmakers
March 25, 2014 - Sy Sternberg Is Named 2014 John Newton Russell Memorial Award Winner
March 25, 2014 - NAIFA, CFFP form Advisory Group
February 18, 2014 - NAIFA, CFFP partner for LUTCF
January 30, 2014 - Senate Passes Bill with NARAB II
October 22, 2013 - Agents see issues with ACA
October 1, 2013 - NAIFA elects officers, trustees
September 26, 2013 - NAIFA releases ACA survey
September 10, 2013 - NAIFA applauds House for NARAB II legislation
NAIFA's Congressional Conference