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Dean Cameron was appointed by Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter to serve as Director of the Idaho Department of Insurance, effective June 15, 2015.

Since his appointment, Director Cameron has been active in the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), serving as Chair of the Western Zone and Chair of the Annuity Suitability Working Group. In 2018, Director Cameron was asked to chair the NAIC B Committee on Health Insurance and Managed Care, and the B/E Long-Term Care Task Force.

Director Cameron is a third generation insurance agent working for 32 years, and has 28 years of experience serving in state government with 25 years in the Idaho State Senate. He and his wife, Linda, have three children and five grandchildren.