Hyatt Erstad, a loyal NAIFA member since 1980 and President of Erstad & Company in Boise, ID, has been reappointed by Governor Brad Little as Secretary and a member of the Board of Directors of Your Health Idaho. His confirmation hearing before the Idaho Senate Commerce Committee was February 8. While at the hearing, Erstad spoke with Idaho Insurance Director and National Association of Insurance Commissioners Chair Dean Cameron (see photo above).
Your Health Idaho is the state's online marketplace that allows Idaho families and small businesses to shop, compare, and choose health insurance coverage issued by private insurers. Insurance agents and advisors are able to help consumers evaluate and choose coverage in the marketplace.
The Board of Directors guides the development of the program's strategic plan and provides oversight. Members also offer expertise and make policy recommendations.
Erstad chairs NAIFA's national Government Relations Committee. He is also a Past President of NAIFA's Idaho chapter and Boise affiliate. He is a regular attendee of NAIFA events, including the Congressional Conference and Idaho's legislative days.
The Senate Commerce Committee votes next week on Erstad's reappointment and then it moves onto the House of Representatives for final approval.