IIAN Legislative Advisory Council & Ambassadors
IIAN Legislative Advisory Council enables IIAN members to support the advocacy
efforts of the Independent Insurance Agents of Nebraska. As a Council member you will provide valuable
feedback to the IIAN Legislative committee to help guide IIAN's activity and position
on multiple legislative issues.
Legislative Advisory Council
As a member of the
council you will:
- Review current insurance related legislation
being considered by the IIAN Legislative committee.
- Provide feedback to the Council and the Council
Chair on issues impacting your agency and potential legislative action that may
impact IIAN members.
- Act as a conduit for IIAN members who wish to
provide feedback on legislative issues to the Legislative committee.
- Attend Legislative Advisory Council conference
- Support IIAN grassroots efforts by contacting
your local Senator, U.S. Congressional representatives and the Nebraska Governor
when you receive grassroots alerts from IIAN.
Four meetings per year via conference call to discuss top priority legislative issues and proposals.
Opportunities to attend legislative events held
throughout Nebraska including town hall meetings, visits to the capitol,
Senators receptions and issues briefings.
The purpose of the Ambassador program is to create a trusted
advisor relationship between elected officials and the independent insurance
In addition to the requirements of the Legislative
Advisory Council, Ambassadors will be required to meet the Senator in their
local district , and then meet with them personally during the year to discuss
insurance issues. (If you do not know
your Senator, the IIAN staff and board will help facilitate the introduction.)
- represent IIAN when discussing
insurance related issues with elected officials,
- be expected to be well informed on top priority issues being considered by the IIAN legislative committee,
- expected to participate
in capitol visits, Senators' receptions and issues briefings.
Carol McClelland, CAE
Contact IIAN at firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-476-2951 for the most current list of LAC members and how to reach them.