Dan Schwartzer - Deputy Commissioner of Insurance
Office of the Commissioner of Insurance
Governor Scott Walker appointed Dan Schwartzer as Deputy Commissioner of Insurance for the State of Wisconsin on January 4, 2011.
Deputy Commissioner Schwartzer, subject to the general direction of the Commissioner, supervises the regulatory, public information and administrative functions of the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance. As Deputy, he also exercises and performs the functions of the Commissioner in the Commissioner's absence.
Prior to his appointment, Deputy Commissioner Schwartzer owned his own government relations and association management firm that worked with both corporations and trade associations from a variety of industries. He served as executive director for the Wisconsin Employee Benefit Advisors Association, executive director for the Wisconsin Economic Development Association, as well as executive director for the Independent Business Association of Wisconsin.
Deputy Commissioner Schwartzer is a licensed insurance intermediary holding property, casualty, life, accident and health insurance licenses. He has over 25 years of experience in insurance, health care financing and business issues and over 12 years of experience in government relations and association management.
Deputy Commissioner Schwartzer earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration from Cardinal Stritch University.