Government Relations Committee

The mission of SIIA’s Government Relations committee is to assist staff in analyzing federal and state health care reform legislation/regulation and developing related policy recommendations for consideration by the board of directors. It is also the role of the committee to assist staff in raising money for the Self-Insurance PAC.

Steven B. Suter (Chair)
President & CEO
Healthcare Management Administrators, Inc.

Julie Bodmer
Vice President and Associate General Counsel
Symmetry Life Insurance Company

Catherine Bresler
VP, Counsel - Government Relations
CoreSource, A Trustmark Company

Robert Clemente
Specialty Care Management LLC

Lee Davidson
Senior Vice President
Berkley Accident and Health

Doug Layman
President, Health & Life
Gilsbar, LLC

Ron Peck, Esq.
SVP & General Counsel
The Phia Group, LLC

Aaron E. Pohlmann
Womble Bond Dickinson

Jay Ritchie
Executive Vice President
Tokio Marine HCC - Stop Loss Group

Brad A. Roehrenbeck
General Counsel & VP, Legal Services & Compliance

William Schmitt
Vice President Business Development

Cheryl Tolbert
President & CEO
Louisiana Business Group on Health