Insurance Public Policy Consultant
NFA Conference Panel: Private Market Insurance – Legislation, Rulemaking and Lender Trade Viewpoints
NFA Conference Panel: Flood Risk Analysis and Modeling Technologies
Tom Glassic is an insurance public policy consultant who devotes a significant portion of his professional life to public policy issues relating to catastrophe risk management, most often flood risk management and the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Mr. Glassic left his position as Vice President of Policy and Government Relations at the Property Casualty Insurers Association in the fall of 2016. At PCI, Mr. Glassic was actively involved in PCI’s administration of the WYO Coalition and planning if the National Flood Conference.
Before joining PCI in 2014, Glassic was counsel at Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, where he advised insurance clients on application of all insurance-related Dodd-Frank Act provisions, including those pertinent to the Federal Insurance Office, the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) and the designation and ultimate supervision of systemically significant non-bank financial institutions.
In government service, from 2011-2013 Mr. Glassic was the general counsel of the District of Columbia Department of Insurance, Securities & Banking. From 2007-2011 he served as senior counsel to Chairman Barney Frank at the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services where he was the leading legal adviser on all insurance issues in the Dodd-Frank Act, including insurance industry ramifications of FSOC designation and the creation of the Federal Insurance Office. Mr. Glassic drafted or reviewed all insurance-related legislation before the Committee during his tenure, including legislation concerning the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program and the National Flood Insurance Program. Mr. Glassic holds a Juris Doctor, with honors, from the George Washington University Law School and a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, from the College of William & Mary.