Published Monday, Apr 1, 2024

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kate Jensen to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

Kate Jensen serves as the representative of the Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers (CIAB) on NIPR’s board. Jensen previously served on the board, representing CIAB, in 2020–2021 before taking a position as Corporate Counsel with Amazon Web Services. She has returned as a partner in the Government Affairs & Public Policy practice at the Steptoe law firm to grow their innovation and regulation capabilities.

"We are happy to welcome back Kate Jensen to the Board of Directors. We will be able to leverage Kate’s extensive regulatory experience and recent role with AWS to provide valuable perspectives that support our mission and advance the objectives outlined in our strategic plan," said NIPR CEO Karen Stakem Hornig.

About NIPR

NIPR is a not-for-profit technology company with the goal of streamlining the producer licensing process. Governed by a Board of Directors representing state insurance regulators and members of the insurance industry, NIPR is an affiliate of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. To learn more, visit