Ann Gillespie named Acting Illinois Director of Insurance eff. 4/15/2024

Illinois State Sen. Ann Gillespie has resign her state senate seat to take over as acting director of the Illinois Department of Insurance starting April 15, replacing Dana Popish Severinghaus.  Gillespie has served in the General Assembly since 2019, representing a portion of Chicago’ northwest suburbs. She served on the Senate Insurance Committee and last […]

Dana Popish Severinghaus appointed new Director of the Illinois Dept of Insurance

Illinois Governor Pritzker has appointed Dana Popish Severinghaus as the Director of the Illinois Department of Insurance. Popish Severinghaus was a former legislative and regulatory counsel at Allstate Insurance Company, and has legal, policy, government relations, and insurance industry-related experience.  She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and Journalism & Mass Communications from […]