Missouri Director of Insurance
|Missouri Director of Insurance|
|Office website:||Official Link|
|Length of term:||Serves at the governor's pleasure|
|Authority:||Missouri Constitution, Article IV, Section 36(b) the Executive Department|
|Selection Method:||Appointed by the governor with the consent of the State Senate|
|Assumed office:||February 19, 2009|
|Other Missouri Executive Offices|
|Governor • Lieutenant Governor • Secretary of State • Attorney General • Treasurer • Auditor • Commissioner of Education • Agriculture Director • Insurance Director • Natural Resources Director • Labor Director • Public Service Commission|
The office of the director oversees the Missouri Department of Insurance and is responsible for policy decisions, regulation, legislation and communications.
Under Article IV, Section 36(b):
The department of insurance shall be headed by a director of the department of insurance...
Article IV, Section 21 of the state Constitution addresses compensation of executive officials:
Under Article IV, Section 21:
The officers named in this article shall receive for their services salaries fixed by law, which shall not be increased or diminished during their terms.
301 West High Street, Room 530
Jefferson City, MO 65101
PO Box 690
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0690