AZ Director Evan Daniels resigns; Shane Foster Named Acting Director

Shane Foster has been named the Acting Director of the AZ Department of Insurance and Financial Institutions, following the resignation of Director Evan Daniels.   Director Daniels is joining the law firm of Mitchell Sandler.   

Acting Director Shane Foster joined the Arizona Department of Insurance and Financial Institutions (“DIFI”) in November 2020.  Before joining DIFI, he served as Senior Litigation Counsel in the Consumer Protection & Advocacy Section of the Arizona Attorney General’s Office.  Prior to being promoted to Senior Litigation Counsel, he served as an Assistant Attorney General in the State Government Division.  Acting Director Foster began his legal career as an attorney in New York with extensive experience in the mortgage industry. Acting Director Foster earned a B.A. from Brigham Young University and a J.D. from Cornell Law School.