Andrew Boron was appointed Director of the Illinois Department of Insurance Jan. 27, 2012, by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn.
Boron brings a career of insurance, government and private sector experience to the department. He returned to state government after working as vice president and counsel at the ACE Group, where he served as primary liaison to the departments of insurance in nine states, including Illinois. He also served as Deputy Chief of Staff at the Illinois Toll Highway Authority between 2009 and 2010.
Boron began his career at CNA Financial, serving as counsel and then director of state government relations. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin and a juris doctorate from the Chicago-Kent College of Law. Boron was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1998.