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National Insurance Crime Bureau

Tully Lehman Joins the National Insurance Crime Bureau as Public Affairs Manager

DES PLAINES, Ill., June 15, 2020 — Tully Lehman joins the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) as manager of public affairs. Lehman will join NICB’s award winning public affairs team bringing awareness of insurance fraud and vehicle theft to the public.

Lehman comes to NICB with strong experience in the insurance industry. For more than a decade he served as a communications specialist with the Insurance Information Network of California (IINC). During his tenure with IINC, he represented the insurance industry as a media spokesperson on many issues as well as major wildfires, earthquakes, storms and floods. 

“We are thrilled to welcome Tully to the team. Tully brings a broad range of experiences and knowledge of the insurance industry, along with his excellent reputation with industry partners and media which will greatly improve NICB's communications to its diverse audience. His participation in post-disaster "town hall" meetings gives him a unique perspective on how insurance impacts the lives of policyholders and insurers while warning victims of the potential for fraud as they rebuild their lives,” said Brooke Kelley, vice president of communications.

He was a member of the IINC team that earned a PRSA “Silver Anvil” for communications and outreach following the 2003 Southern California wildfires. 

Additionally, he has worked in public relations firms handling a wide range of clients including insurance, technology, education, sports marketing, and hospitality.

Lehman earned a Master of Public Administration from the University of Southern California, where he also received its Certificate in Political Management. He graduated from California State University, Fresno with a Bachelor of Arts in History.

Media Contact

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

Frank Scafidi
Director of Public Affairs
916.207.0154
fscafidi@nicb.org

Brooke Kelley
Vice President of Communications
847.544.7085
bkelley@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 preventing, detecting and defeating insurance fraud and vehicle theft through data analytics, investigations, learning and development, government affairs and public affairs. The NICB is supported by more than 1,400 property and casualty insurance companies and self-insured organizations. NICB member companies wrote over $525 billion in insurance premiums in 2019, or more than 82% of the nation's property-casualty insurance. That includes more than 95% ($241 billion) of the nation's personal auto insurance. To learn more visit www.nicb.org.