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Staff Directory


Staff Directory



Carol McClelland, CAE

Chief Executive Officer

  • Chief Staff Executive
  • Legislative and regulatory issues management
  • Contact for Legislative Advisory Council/Ambassadors
  • Management of association staff/office
  • Implementing strategic plan and policies established by the Board of Directors

Brenda Kaiser, CIC, AAI

Membership Program Director

  • Membership Director - Agency Members
  • E&O Insurance Program Administrator
  • Management of IIAN members-only insurance programs
  • Contact for online access to Big "I" Markets and Virtual University

Kevin Kraft, CPCU

Marketing Director

  • Agency visits
  • Helps with digital agency solutions
  • Industry Partner contact
  • Showcasing all of the Big "I" services and benefits
  • College outreach contact
  • Assists with Nextgen young agent program

Lori Srb

Director of Operations & Education

  • Convention/Conference contact
  • Event coordinator
  • Managing education programs
  • Managing IIAN website, IT, and association management system

Cheryl Novacek

Insurance/Accounting Coordinator

  • Customer service contact for RLI stand-alone personal umbrella program
  • Assist with Membership Programs
  • Accounting manager

Judy McIntire

Program Coordinator

  • Reception and office support
  • Education registrations/ CE credits
  • Pre-licensing Course purchase/registration
  • CISR, Elite Force program coordinator

Jim Cavanaugh

Legislative Representative

  • Contact for information on IIAN legislative activities in the Nebraska Unicameral

Luke Weidner

Communications Specialist

  • Social Media Manager
  • Marketing communications & support