Indiana Governor Names New Insurance Commissioner
December 9, 2010
Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels announced the appointment of Stephen Robertson as commissioner of the Department of Insurance (DOI). Robertson, who has served as DOI’s executive director since June, replaces Carol Cutter who passed away last month.
Robertson joined DOI in 2008, first as director of the Title Insurance Division and then deputy commissioner of the Title and Bail Bond Division. He ensured the legal compliance of 41 insurance companies and 800 insurance agencies, as well as regulatory oversight of 375 bail bond and recovery agents. He has a long career of both public and private service, including nearly a decade with the Conseco Insurance Group in Carmel, where he was senior vice president. Robertson has also served as general counsel of the Nebraska Department of Insurance and was a sergeant in the military police.
He earned his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Nebraska. He is a member of the Indiana and Nebraska State Bar Associations and the American Bar Association.