Ann Gergen advises NEAMI executive management and projects. Ann has 25 years of public sector employment and experience in local government management, emergency services, risk management, claims, pooled insurance services and operations.

Ann held various positions, including program manager (employee benefits pool), at the League of Minnesota Cities (LMC) and LMC Insurance Trust. She also served as director of the Arizona Municipal Risk Retention Pool and director of the Social Services Contractors Insurance Pool, also in Arizona.

Ann’s background includes reinsurance and commercial industry experience. She was Vice President of Claims and Loss Control at NLC Mutual, and was the first Director of NLC-RISC. Ann was Managing Director of the Alternative Markets Division of Berkley Risk, which serves public and not-for-profit pools and self-insured groups.

Ann is a nationally recognized resource in public sector pools. She sits on the boards of the Public Entity Risk Institute and the Upper Midwest Community Policing Institute. Ann is an attorney licensed in Minnesota and holds a Master’s in Public Administration. She teaches risk management to public safety graduate students and is a former EMT. Ann is currently the Executive Director of the Association of Governmental Risk Pools (AGRiP).