Lobbyist: Kowalski Group to help navigate Legislative Affairs
CAPIA has retained Kowalski Group to lobby for us in Hartford. CAPIA signed a $5,000.00 retainer. terms includes monitoring of proposed legislation, introductory meetings with Dept of Insurance, Banking Commission, Consumer Affairs and the Attorney General. Along with Kowalski group we met with the Department of Insurance, in attendance was Commissioner Leonardi, Gerard O’Sullivan, Jim Perras, and Attorney Jon Arsenault. A meeting is in the works with the Insurance Committee Co-Chairs, this will be the meeting where we will request the informational hearing/forum, where we will educate the committee about our role for the consumer and challenges we face with Insurance Companies. Kowalski group will be coaching us this year and helping us get recognition and a seat at the table in Hartford.
CE credits: we are exploring the possibility of offering classes for CE credits- this will be explored more by the Education Committee, if you have ideas of classes you would like to see offered please contact the Education committee.