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Mike Becker Promoted to VP of Federal Affairs at PIA National

WASHINGTON – Mike Becker has been named Vice President of Federal Affairs for the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA)...
February 15, 2013

Mike Becker PortraitWASHINGTON – Mike Becker has been named Vice President of Federal Affairs for the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA). The announcement was made by PIA National Executive Vice President & CEO Ron Von Haden.

“PIA is pleased to recognize the accomplishments of Mike Becker in his Capitol Hill advocacy for PIA members,” said Von Haden. “His legislative acumen, dogged determination and extensive Washington contacts benefit our members by advancing PIA’s agenda every day.”

Becker heads PIA’s day-to-day lobbying efforts on Capitol Hill, directs the annual PIA National Federal Legislative Summit and is the lead liaison to the association's Government Affairs Committee. He serves as the Treasurer of the Professional Insurance Agents Political Action Committee (PIAPAC) and is a board member of Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety.

Becker began his career at PIA in March of 2007, rising to Assistant Vice President of Federal Affairs prior to his new assignment. Prior to joining PIA, he worked on the congressional relations team for the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA), an organization representing pharmaceutical companies. He joined CHPA in 2004 after a stint as a legislative staffer on Capitol Hill.

Becker received a Bachelor’s Degree in Government and International Politics from George Mason University and lives in the Washington suburb of Burke, Virginia with his wife and two boys.

Founded in 1931, PIA is a national trade association that represents member insurance agents and their employees who sell and service all kinds of insurance, but specialize in coverage of automobiles, homes and businesses. PIA members are Local Agents Serving Main Street America SM. PIA’s web address is www.pianet.com.

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