Insurance Regulation and the Optional Federal Charter Bill’s Impact on Credit Unions

January 4, 2011

If you operate in multiple states, you know that selling insurance is a compliance nightmare. In this podcast, we will meet with Jeff Chesky, President and CEO of Insuritas, to discuss insurance distribution regulation today and the barriers it presents for credit unions as well as discuss the Optional Federal Charter bill that’s in Congress and how that could positively impact credit unions. Jeff has over 20 years of experience in the banking and insurance fields. Over that time, he has served as a Senior Vice President of one of the nation's 100 largest insurance agencies, Director of Institutional Investment Management at Mass Mutual Insurance Company, and Vice President of mortgage lending at both Fleet Bank and Bank of New England. Mr. Chesky also had the distinguished honor to serve on the White House staffs of President Jimmy Carter and Vice President Walter Mondale.

Insuritas is the NAFCU Services Corporation Preferred Partner for outsourced insurance brokerage solutions for credit unions.

Contact: Jeff Chesky, President and CEO, Insuritas, Phone: (860) 653-1134; Email:; Website:

Interviewer: David C. Frankil, President, NAFCU Services Corporation, Phone: (703) 842-2226; Email:

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