Senator Ben Nelson is a Partner at Heartland Strategy Group.
Prior to joining Heartland Strategy Group, Senator Nelson served as Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners OIAIC) from 2013-2016. He was selected based on his unique combination of executive, legislative and regulatory experience.
From 2001-2013, Senator Nelson served two-terms representing the State of Nebraska in the U.S. Senate. Earlier in his career, Senator Nelson was Govemor of Nebraska. In 1994,he became the’first Nebraska Governor to be elected to a second term in two decades.
Senator Nelson has extensive experience in the insurance sector and started his career in insurance law. He served as CEO of the Central National Insurance Group, as Chief of Staff and Executive Vice President of the NAIC, and as Director of the Nebraska Department of lnsurance.