DES PLAINES, Ill., February 15, 2022 — The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), the insurance industry’s association dedicated to predicting, preventing, and prosecuting insurance crime, announces the hiring of Chris Stroisch as Vice President, Public Affairs and Communications. Stroisch brings with him nearly 20 years of public relations, marketing, and communications experience, more than a decade of which was leading public relations and communications teams in the insurance industry.

Chris Stroisch

“Chris has a wealth of experience within the industry, and because of that background, he’s seen and dealt with first-hand many of the issues impacting insurers and policyholders,” said NICB President and CEO David Glawe. “His role within the communications function is a critically important part of our organization, and I am confident NICB and our members will benefit greatly from his unique perspective and insights.”

Stroisch previously served as Director, External Communications and Corporate Social Responsibility at CNA Insurance, where he led media relations, crisis management, investor communications, and corporate social responsibility efforts. Prior to that role, he oversaw media relations and crisis communications as the Public Relations Manager at Country Financial. He also served as Director, Public Relations and Writing Services, leading internal and external communications for Horace Mann Insurance.

Stroisch is the current Vice President on the Board of Directors for the Insurers Public Relations Council, a member of the Insurance Information Institute’s Communications Committee, and participates on the Public Affairs Task Force for the American Property Casualty Insurance Association. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications from Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois.

“It’s an honor to join the preeminent insurance fraud-fighting organization focused on protecting both insurers and consumers,” said Stroisch. “NICB has an impressive communications program, and the opportunity to lead its continued growth is appealing.”

Media Contact

If you have a question, want further information on the NICB, or to discuss insurance fraud or vehicle crime, please contact:

Chris Stroisch
Vice President of Public Affairs and Communications
847.450.9814
cstroisch@nicb.org

Or, if you are a reporter and have a request or question, please complete the Media Request Form.

Anyone with information concerning insurance fraud or vehicle theft can report it anonymously by calling toll-free 800.TEL.NICB (800.835.6422) or submitting a form on our website.

About the National Insurance Crime Bureau: Headquartered in Des Plaines, Ill., the NICB is the nation's leading not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to combatting and preventing insurance crime through Intelligence, Analytics, and Operations; Education and Crime Prevention; and Strategy, Policy, and Advocacy. The NICB is supported by more than 1,200 property and casualty insurance companies and self-insured organizations. NICB member companies wrote over $582 billion in insurance premiums in 2021, or more than 82% of the nation's property-casualty insurance. That includes more than 96% of the nation's personal auto insurance. To learn more, visit www.nicb.org.