The Health and Life Insurance Advisory Council replaces the previous two individual councils, the Health Advisory Council and the Life Advisory Council.

  • Company Members
    • Sharon Brosnan, Thrivent, Appleton
    • Greg Gurlik, Northwestern Mutual Life, Milwaukee, Co-Chair
    • Dustin Hinton, UnitedHealthcare, Milwaukee
    • Shelia Jenkins, Network Health, Menasha
    • William O'Toole, Catholic Financial Life, Milwaukee
    • Christine Witherill, Wisconsin Physicians Service, Madison
  • Agent Members
    • Michael Derdzinski, Johnson Insurance, Racine, Co-Chair
    • Terrence Frett, Frett/Barrington Limited, Pewaukee
    • Gerald Frye, The Benefit Services Group, Pewaukee
  • Business Member
    • Bill Smith, National Federation of Independent Business, Madison
  • Public Member
    • Lisa Olson, Wisconsin Primary Health Care Assn., Madison

The Health and Life Insurance Advisory Council members are appointed by the Commissioner.

Meeting Notice



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