Leigh Ann Pusey

Leigh Ann Pusey

President and CEO

Recent business achievements: Oversees the American Insurance Association’s operations; works with AIA’s board of directors to develop and guide the organization’s mission; recognized as one of the top lobbyists in Washington, DC; named by the National Journal as one of the 25 most influential women in Washington in 2013.

Other professional roles: Board member, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety; served as a deputy assistant to President George H.W. Bush and as communications director for Newt Gingrich during his tenure as Speaker of the House

Other accomplishments: Former chairwoman of the board, Bryce Harlow Foundation; speaker at Samford University, her alma mater

Leigh Ann Pusey is one of the most prominent players in the insurance industry. She’s frequently quoted in the media, and is often consulted by policymakers and Wall Street leaders for her take on issues facing the P&C industry. In addition to her role as CEO of AIA, Pusey serves in a number of other roles in various organizations, and is member of the US Chamber of Commerce’s Committee of 100.

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  • American Insurance Association
  • 2101 L Street, NW, Suite 400 Washington DC 20037

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