The Kansas Insurance Commissioner
is an elected state executive position in the Kansas state government. The commissioner serves as the head of the Kansas Department of Insurance, which regulates and reviews companies for financial solvency and regulatory compliance, educates consumers, and helps license agents selling insurance products in the state. 
The current officeholder is Sandy Praeger.
As with Kansas' other executive officers, the Insurance Commissioner is elected to serve for a term of four years of length, which runs concurrently with the term of the governor. The election is held in November and the statewide official takes office the following January.
In 2011, Commissioner of Insurance received compensation in the amount of $86,003.
Kansas Insurance Department
420 SW 9th Street
Topeka, Kansas 66612-1678
Toll-free: 800-432-2484 (in Kansas only)
- ↑ Kansas Insurance Commission, "About us," accessed December 17, 2012
- ↑ Kansas Insurance Commissioner, "Sandy Praeger," accessed December 17, 2012
- ↑ Kansas Legislature, "State Code Chapter 25 Article 40. - ELECTION AND TERMS OF STATE OFFICERS," accessed December 17, 2012
- ↑ The Council of State Governments, "Book of States 2011- Table 4.11", accessed February 2, 2012