List of Insurance Associations in the United States
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America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) is a national political advocacy and trade association with about 1,300 member companies that sell health insurance coverage to more than 200 million Americans.
American Academy of Actuaries
The American Academy of Actuaries, also known as the "Academy" or the AAA, is the body that represents and unites United States actuaries in all practice areas. Established in 1965, the Academy serves as the profession's voice on public policy and professionalism issues.
American Association for Long Term Care Insurance
American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance (AALTCI), based in Westlake Village, California, is the national trade organization for the long term care insurance industry in the United States.
American Association of Crop Insurers
The American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI) is a nonprofit industry service organization representing the interests of insurance companies, agents, and adjusters involved in the Federal crop insurance program.
American Association of Insurance Services
The American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS) is a national advisory organization that develops policy forms and rating information used by property/casualty insurers.
American Association of Managing General Agents (AAMGA)
Since 1926, the AAMGA has served as the trade association to international wholesale insurance professionals, and as a leader representing the interests of its members before the federal, state and local governmental and regulatory agencies, to elected officials and other industry trade associations in the US, Canada and Europe.
American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds
The American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds, or AASCIF, is an association of workers' compensation insurance companies from 26 different states, plus 8 workers' compensation boards in Canada.
American Fraternal Alliance
The American Fraternal Alliance is an umbrella group of fraternal orders in the United States. It was founded as the National Fraternal Congress of America in 1913, in Chicago and adopted its current name in 2011.
American Insurance Association
The American Insurance Association is an insurance industry trade association representing about 300 insurance companies that provide property insurance and/or casualty insurance in the United States.
American Risk and Insurance Association
The American Risk and Insurance Association (ARIA) is an professional organization whose focus is the study and promotion of knowledge of risk management and insurance. It was formed in 1932 and publishes two journals: Journal of Risk and Insurance and Risk Management and Insurance Review. ARIA hosts an annual meeting.
American Society of Appraisers
The American Society of Appraisers (the "Society") is a multidisciplinary, non-profit international organization of professional appraisers (valuers). Founded in 1936, the mission of the Society is to foster the public trust of our members and the appraisal profession through compliance with the highest levels of ethical and professional standards.
American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries
The American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries or ASPPA is a national organization for career retirement plan professionals. The membership consists of the many disciplines supporting retirement income management and benefits policy. ASPPA represents those who have made a career of retirement plan and pension policy work.
Association of Home Office Underwriters
The Association of Home Office Underwriters (AHOU) is an international insurance and financial services association with more than 1,400 individual members. The association was founded in 2002 when the Home Office Life Underwriters Association (HOLUA) and Institute of Home Office Underwriters (IHOU) joined forces to provide one unified voice for life, health, and living benefits underwriting professionals.
Association of Life Insurance Council
ALIC is the premier association for life insurance counsel, and in 2013, ALIC celebrated its 100-year anniversary.
Conference of Consulting Actuaries
The Conference of Consulting Actuaries, also known as the Conference or the CCA, is a professional society of actuaries engaged in consulting in the United States and Canada, as opposed to those employed by insurance companies.
Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers
The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers is the premier association for the top regional, national and international commercial insurance and employee benefits intermediaries worldwide. Founded in 1913, The Council is based in Washington, D.C.
Group Underwriters Association of America (GUAA)
The Group Underwriters Association of America (GUAA) is an individual (not corporate) membership organization which promotes the study, analysis and discussion of all matters of mutual interest relating to the underwriting of group insurance products.
Insurance Accounting and Systems Association
The Insurance Accounting & Systems Association, Incorporated (IASA) is a non-profit, education association that strives to enhance the knowledge of insurance professionals, and participants from similar organizations closely allied with the insurance industry by facilitating the exchange of ideas and information. IASA is one of the insurance industry's largest, and most well represented trade association.
Insurance Information Institute
The Insurance Information Institute ("i.i.i.") is a U.S. industry organization which exists "to improve public understanding of insurance -- what it does and how it works." The I.I.I. web site provides information for consumers, the media, researchers and the general public on a wide range of topics, including automobile insurance, homeowners insurance, life insurance, annuities, health insurance, long-term care insurance and disability insurance.
Insured Retirement Institute (IRI)
The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) is the leading association for the retirement income industry. IRI proudly leads a national consumer coalition of more than 20 organizations, and is the only association that represents the entire supply chain of insured retirement strategies.
International Claim Association
Since its founding in 1909, the International Claim Association (ICA) has been at the forefront of addressing a broad range of life, health and disability claim issues, including those relevant in the day-to-day operation of claim departments.
International Society of Appraisers (ISA)
The International Society of Appraisers (ISA) is the largest of the professional personal property appraisal associations representing the most highly trained and rigorously tested independent appraisers in the United States and Canada. ISA is a not-for-profit, member-driven association, formed to support their members' needs and to enhance public trust by producing qualified and ethical appraisers who are recognized authorities in personal property appraising.
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
The International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to being a leading objective and independent global source of employee benefits, compensation and financial literacy education and information.
The Foundation delivers education, information and research, and networking opportunities to thousands of benefits and compensation professionals who have come to rely on it for objective, accurate, and timely information.
Life Insurance Settlement Association (LISA)
The Life Insurance Settlement Association (LISA) is a non-profit trade organization based in Orlando, Florida. It is the largest association of viatical and life settlement companies in the world, consisting of 150 members spanning five countries.
Life Office Management Association (LOMA)
LOMA (formerly the Life Office Management Association) is one of the largest trade associations in the insurance industry. For nearly 100 years, they have been the trusted source for industry knowledge. It offers an employee training and development program used by the majority of American life insurance companies, and by life insurance companies in over 70 countries worldwide.
National African American Insurance Association
The National African American Insurance Association (NAAIA) was organized to create a network among minorities who are employed by insurance companies or self-employed in the insurance industry. Pooling this wealth of talent contributes to the growth of the association and its members through sharing of professional experience, knowledge, and information.
National Association for Fixed Annuities
NAFA, the National Association for Fixed Annuities, is exclusively dedicated to promoting the awareness and understanding of fixed income and deferred annuities through the education of policymakers, journalists, consumers, and the industry about the benefits of fixed annuities.
National Association of Dental Plans (NADP)
NADP is the representative and recognized resource of the dental benefits industry. NADP is the largest non-profit, national trade association focused exclusively on the entire dental benefits industry, i.e. dental HMOs, dental PPOs, discount dental plans and dental indemnity products.
National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU)
The National Association of Health Underwriters represents more than 100,000 licensed health insurance agents, brokers, general agents, consultants and benefit professionals through more than 200 chapters across America. NAHU members service the health insurance needs of large and small employers as well as people seeking individual health insurance coverage.
National Association of Independent Insurance Adjusters
The National Association of Independent Insurance Adjusters is an association of approximately 300 independently-owned property and casualty claims adjusting companies located throughout the United States.
National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) is the U.S. standard-setting and regulatory support organization created and governed by the chief insurance regulators from the 50 states, the District of Columbia and five U.S. territories. Through the NAIC, state insurance regulators establish standards and best practices, conduct peer review, and coordinate their regulatory oversight.
National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA)
Founded in 1890 as The National Association of Life Underwriters (NALU), NAIFA is one of the nation's oldest and largest associations representing the interests of insurance professionals from every Congressional district in the United States.
National Association of Professional Agents (NAPA)
The National Association of Professional Agents (NAPA) was formed in 1989 in Chicago, Illinois by Lou Marinaccio, who remains as senior benefits consultant to the association.
National Association of Professional Insurance Agents
Serving Agents Since 1931, the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) represents independent insurance agents in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia.
National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters
For more than 60 years, NAPIA members throughout the United States have joined together for the purpose of professional education, certification, legal & legislative representation, scholarship & research, marketing opportunities, and promotion of the public adjusting profession.
National Association of State Comprehensive Health Insurance Plans
The National Association of State Comprehensive Health Insurance Plans (NASCHIP) was created in 1993 to provide educational opportunities and information for state high risk health insurance pools that have been, or are yet to be, established by state governments to serve the medically "uninsurable" population.
National Organization of Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Associations (NOLHGA)
The National Organization of Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Associations (NOLHGA) is a voluntary association made up of the life and health insurance guaranty associations of all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
NOLHGA was founded in 1983 when the state guaranty associations determined that there was a need for a mechanism to help them coordinate their efforts to provide protection to policyholders when a life or health insurance company insolvency affects people in many states.
North American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA)
The North American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA) is a freestanding body comprised of reputable and experienced pet health insurance companies and pet health professionals.
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America
PCI is the nation's premier property casualty trade association, representing more than 1,000 member companies. Its purpose is to advocate its members' public policy positions at the state and federal levels and to provide its members with targeted industry information.
Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS)
The Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. (RIMS) is a professional association dedicated to advancing the practice of risk management. It was founded in 1950, and is headquartered in Manhattan. It publishes the industry-focused Risk Management magazine.
RIMS represents more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable and governmental entities. The Society serves more than 10,000 risk management professionals around the world. There are 81 chapters across the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Japan.
Society of Actuaries (SOA)
The Society of Actuaries (SOA) is a professional organization for actuaries based in North America. It was founded in 1949 as the merger of two major actuarial organizations in the United States: the Actuarial Society of America and the American Institute of Actuaries. It is a full member organization of the International Actuarial Association.
Society of Financial Service Professionals (FSP)
For more than 80 years, the Society of Financial Service Professionals has been helping individuals, families, and businesses achieve financial security.
The American Council of Life Insurers
The American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) is a Washington, D.C.-based lobbying and trade group for the life insurance industry. ACLI represents 300 insurance companies that account for 90 percent of the U.S. life insurance industry's total assets.
The Griffith Insurance Education Foundation
The Griffith Insurance Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-advocacy educational organization that promotes the study and teaching of risk management and all lines of insurance through educational programs targeting students and public policymakers. The Griffith Foundation is affiliated with The Institutes, the leader in delivering proven knowledge solutions that drive powerful business results for the risk management and property-casualty insurance industry.
The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) is the only U.S. trade association representing mutual property/casualty insurance companies. Founded in 1895, NAMIC has been serving its U.S. and Canadian members in areas of advocacy and education.
The Society of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters (CPCU)
The Society of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters is a community of credentialed property and casualty insurance professionals who promote excellence through ethical behavior and continuing education.
US Travel Insurance Association
Founded in 2004, the US Travel Insurance Association (UStiA) is a United States, registered 501(c) non-profit association of companies involved in the development, sales, marketing or implementation of travel insurance and related products and services; plus U.S. travel insurance carriers, third-party administrators and allied businesses that develop, administer and/or market travel insurance and assistance products and services.
Women in Insurance & Financial Services (WIFS)
As the preeminent professional organization for women in the financial services industry, Women in Insurance & Financial Services (WIFS) is dedicated to attracting capable women to the financial services sector, helping them develop their talents and advancing them toward their fullest potential.