California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara has added new members to the California Department of Insurance’s Curriculum Board, the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association’s Board of Directors, and the California Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau’s Governing Committee.
Rene Swan has been appointed to the Curriculum Board, which oversees the development of prelicensing and continuing education curriculum for agents and brokers licensed by the California Department of Insurance to uphold professional standards that protect consumers. Swan is president of United Valley Insurance Services Inc., a property/casualty insurance agency network of over 85 independent agencies. Swan has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. Swan joins the board as a property/casualty trade association representative with a term ending on Oct. 2, 2023.
Alan Acosta has been appointed to the CLHIGA Board, which includes all insurance companies licensed to sell life and health insurance, and annuities, in California as