IPFCF - Board of Governors

​Last Updated: March 23, 2022​​

​​​​​General Information​

The 13-member Board of Governors is chaired by the Commissioner of Insurance or his/her delegate. The board membership, as determined by s. 619.04 (3)​​, Wis. Stat.,​​ is comprised​​​ of:​

  • Three insurance industry representatives appointed by the Commissioner of Insurance
  • Four public members appointed by the governor (at least two of whom are not lawyers or doctors and are not professionally associated with any hospital or insurance company)
  • One member named by the Wisconsin Association for Justice, formerly the Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • One member named by the State Bar Association
  • Two members named by the Wisconsin​ Medical Society
  • One member named by the Wisconsin Hospital Association

​​Current Board Membership

Commissioner of Insurance Nathan Houdek​, Chair

David Maurer, Insurance Industry Representative

David Nelson, Insurance Industry Representative

Vacant, Insurance Industry Representative

Jerome Hierseman, State Bar of Wisconsin

Daniel Rottier​, Wisconsin Association for Justice

Bud Chumbley, M.D., Wisconsin Medical Society​

Timothy Crummy, M.D., Wisconsin Medical Society

Matthew Stanford, Wisconsin Hospital Association

Carla Borda, Public Member

Greg Schroeder, Public Member

Jeffery Bingham, Public Member​

​Vacant, Public Member


The Board is assisted by an Underwriting and Actuarial Committee, a Legal Committee, a Claims Committee, an Investment/Finance and Audit Committee, a Risk Management Committee, and a Peer Review Council. The Board and its committees meet quarterly.


Questions? Contact​ the F​und​ or call us at (608) 707-5481