In this episode, IIAT's Chief Legislative Officer Lee Loftis fills in for Marit to give an update on your state and national Political Action Committees. IIABA's Senior VP of Governmental Affairs Charles Symington joins to talk about the national political landscape and how your Political Action Committee is working to protect your business.
Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021 | 10-11 AM
About Charlies Symington
Charles E. Symington, Jr. is Senior Vice President of External, Industry & Government Affairs with the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America, also known as the Big “I”, which is the largest property-casualty insurance trade association in the country. Symington has been with the Big “I” since 2004 and oversees federal and state government affairs, political affairs, grassroots, industry relations, and media affairs for the association. He has been regularly recognized by The Hill newspaper as one of the top lobbyists in Washington, D.C.
Symington manages the association’s Capitol Hill office and directs the day-to-day activities of the association’s legislative, political, communications and company relations staff. He also serves on the Big “I” Management Operating Committee which advises the President & CEO on general oversight and administration of the association.