PDICS Utah License Information


Utah Department of Insurance

utahState Office Building Ste 3110 / Capitol Hill Complex
300 North State Street
3rd floor, Room 3110
Salt Lake City UT 84114-6901

Insurance Department Office Hours:

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed on State Holidays.

Utah Insurance Department
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Directions to our Office & Where to Park

The Utah Insurance Department is located on the third floor of the State Office Building (northern most building) behind the State Capitol Building in Salt Lake City. To get to our office:

  1. Drive to 300 North State Street. The Capitol will be directly in front of you.
  2. Turn right, then left so that you drive along the east side of the Capitol Complex.
  3. Turn left into the driveway with the Public Parking sign. Parking is free.
  4. Enter the main double doors of the granite building that faces the parking lot. (The Senate Building)
  5. Go straight through the lunchroom to the doors leading onto the plaza between the four buildings.
  6. The building to your right, or to the north, is the State Office Building – your destination.
  7. Go through the 2nd floor entrance and straight ahead to the elevators. Go to the main office on the 3rd floor, Room 3110.

Insurance Department Directory

Main (801)538-3800
In-State Toll Free (800)439-3805
Consumer Service – Health (801)538-3077
Consumer Service – Life (801)538-3066
Consumer Service – P&C (801)538-3035
General FAX (801)538-3829
Producer Licensing (801)538-3855
Producer Licensing FAX (801)538-3830
Insurance Fraud (877)372-8315

Office of the Commissioner

Develops, establishes and implements the policy and overall operation of the department.

  • Phone: (801)538-3800, Toll Free within Utah (800)439-3805
Name Position
Todd E. Kiser Commissioner
Brett Barratt Deputy Commissioner
Tanji Northrup Assistant Commissioner
Jill White Executive Assistant
Bret Randall Administrative Law Judge
Tomasz Serbinowski Actuary
Steve Gooch Information Specialist

Administration Division

Responsible for budgeting, accounting and human resources.

  • Phone: (801)538-3800, Toll Free within Utah (800)439-3805
Name Position
Patrick Lee Director
Marie Magre Financial Analyst III
Ana Escobar Accounting Technician III
Jeanne Mitchell Office Specialist II
Diana Candelario Office Clerk III
Anna Weidauer Accounting Technician III

Captive Insurers Division

The focus of the Captive Division is to implement the Utah Captive Insurance Companies Act and promote Utah as domicile for captive insurance companies.

Name Position
Travis Wegkamp Director
Mark Wiedeman Assitant Director
Kodie Peme Admin Assistant (801)538-3840
Laura Shepherd Senior Examiner
Heber Beddes Examiner/Analyst
Torann Bender Examiner/Analyst
Stephanie Liu Examiner/Analyst (801) 537-9160
Steven Price Examiner/Analyst
Grace Reinhart Examiner/Analyst

Examination / Solvency Division

Responsible for licensing of companies/insurers (not agencies), analysis of financial information to detect possible troubled companies, and verification of financial information submitted.

Name Position
Jacob W. Garn Chief Examiner
Licensing & Administration
Eric Showgren Manager Co Lic & Admin
Jay Sueoka Financial Analyst
Dava Ann Neal Company Licensing Specialist
Joe Coccimiglio Examination Division Admin Specialist
Daniel Applegarth Chief Analyst
Jaimee George Analysis/Exam Manager
Weimei Ye Analysis Manager
Paul Throckmorton Financial Analyst
Larry Livsey Financial Analyst
Kyle Hales Financial Analyst
Corey Larsen Financial Analyst
Donald Catmull Assistant Chief Examiner
Mike Porter Financial Examiner
Natasha Robinson Financial Examiner
David Flores Financial Examiner
Malis Rasmussen Exam Manager
Shane Sadler Financial Examiner
TBD Financial Examiner

Fraud Division

Conducts insurance fraud investigations and prosecutes violators.

  • Phone: (801)531-5380, Toll Free: (877)372-8315
  • FAX: (801)535-2878
  • Email: fraud.uid@utah.gov
Name Position
Armand Glick Director
Reed Kartchner Deputy Director
Dwight Christensen Deputy Director
Lisa Peterson Legal Secretary
Ginger Fitzgerald Legal Secretary
LuAnne Winters Information Specialist
Daryl Bell Assistant Attorney General
Michael Hinckley Assistant Attorney General
Erwin Petilos Assistant Attorney General
Brett Decow Fraud Investigator
Steven Jentzsch Fraud Investigator
Jason Johnson Fraud Investigator
Jeffrey Remus Fraud Investigator
Dan Rodriguez Fraud Investigator
Ned Shimizu Fraud Investigator
Rudy Van Beekum Fraud Investigator
Ryan Evans Fraud Investigator

Life & Health Insurance Division & Office of Consumer Health Assistance (OCHA)

Provide Utah health insurance consumers and licensees with regulatory services relative to product pricing, review and filing; consumer inquiries, complaints, and recoveries; and interpretation/administration of Utah law.



Name Position
Nancy Askerlund Director
Heidi Clausen Assistant Division Director
Jaakob Sundberg Health Actuary
Julie Chytraus Insurance Specialist
Michelle White Health Consumer Service Analyst
Troy Wies Health Consumer Service Analyst
Beth Crim Life Rate & Form Analyst
Shane Rosenbaum Life Consumer Service Analyst
Kris Buckler Health Rate & Form Analyst
Marilyn Thorstensen Health Rate & Form Analyst
Jordan Tolman Health Rate & Form Analyst
Heather Madsen-Trump Health Rate & Form Analyst
Brent Oscarson Health Form Analyst
Ramona Goodwin Health Form Analyst
Jeffrey Hawley Research Consultant
Carrie Blackburn Research Assistant

Market Conduct Division

Conducts investigations and fiduciary audits of the insurance industry to verify compliance with insurance laws and regulations; violators referred to enforcement staff for violations of UID codes and rules.

Name Position
Suzette Green-Wright Director
Linda Hardy Admin Secretary
Cathy Burton Examiner
Sandy Glaze Examiner
Jenifer Christian Examiner
Angie Watson Examiner
Sandra Halladay Examiner
Adam Martin Examiner
Connie Nowland Examiner
William Stimpson Analyst

Producer Licensing Division

Responsible for licensing agents, brokers, adjusters and consultants for individual and organization (agency) licenses; including new and renewal licenses.

Name Position
Randy Overstreet Director
Heidi Petermann Resident Licensing
(801)538-3855, Option 1
Karon Hardman Non-Resident Licensing
(801)538-3855, Option 2
Angie Martinez Renewal/Reinstatement
(801)538-3855, Option 3
Michael Covington Continuing Education
(801)538-3855, Option 4
John Billups Miscellaneous
(801)538-3855, Option 5

Professional Employer Organization (PEO)

Shall make available a list of PEOs; shall make rules regarding forms, and rules regarding the review and submission of financial statements.

Name Position
Tracy Klausmeier Director
Eric Showgren Manager

Property & Casualty Insurance Division

Provides information and regulation on home, auto, business and miscellaneous policies; takes consumer inquiries and complaints; performs investigations and rate and form review.

Name Position
Tracy Klausmeier Director
Rena Oliver P&C Rate & Form Specialist
Lydia Ebersole P&C Consumer Service Representative
Meldee Love P&C Unit Leader
Joshua Kreeck P&C Consumer Service Analyst
Kathy Stajduhar P&C Rate & Form Analyst

Real Life Claims

California Claim Results

Los Angeles Church Hit by Tornado

GuideOne Insurance Co. offers to pay $60,007.36 before PDICS representation
PDICS’ representation recovers $313,646,72 for Client

523% More Money

Nebraska Claim Results

Alma, Nebraska Residential Property Hit by High Winds

Farmers Mutual Insurance offers to pay $15,053.57 before PDICS representation
PDICS’ representation recovers $95,878.42 for Client

637% More Money

Colorado Claim Results

Colorado Springs Motel Gets Hit by Hail Storm

Lloyd’s of London Insurance offers to pay $$13,232,71 before PDICS representation
PDICS’ representation recovers $83,560.59 for Client

631% More Money

Oklahoma Claim Results

Oklahoma City, OK Apartment Complex Damaged by Wind and Hail

GuideOne Insurance Co. offers to pay $171,721.47 before PDICS representation
PDICS’ representation recovers $494,584.44 for Client

290% More Money

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