Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger has been named chair of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners' Health Insurance and Managed Care Committee.
Committee assignments are for one year. Vice chair of the committee is Joel Ario of Pennsylvania.
"This year's committee leadership is comprised of a dedicated team of individuals who reflect the diverse and proficient breadth of expertise in our membership," association president Jane Cline said in a statement. She is West Virginia's insurance commissioner. "I look forward to working together with them on the many important strategic initiatives and issues facing us this year."