Members of the Federation of Regulatory Counsel (FORC) elected the following 2019 leaders during its Annual Meeting held November 16, 2018:  


  • Chairman, Ryan Smart, Smart, Schofield, Shorter, P.C.
  • Vice Chairman, Fred Pomerantz, Insurance Legal & Regulatory Consulting, PLLC
  • Vice President, Robert House, Jones Walker LLP
  • Vice President, David Aafedt, Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.
  • Vice President, Robert Ferm, Hall & Evans, L.L.C.
  • Vice President, Kevin Fitzgerald, Foley & Lardner LLP
  • Vice President, David Liggett, Ragsdale Liggett PLLC
  • Vice President, Ralph Rexach, Rexach & Pico
  • Secretary, Richard Santurri, Mang & Santurri, P.A.
  • Treasurer, Mark Warren, Inglish & Monaco, P.C.


The following members were recommended by the FORC Nominating Committee, and elected by the membership, to serve a three-year term from 2019 to 2021.

  • Plains Director, Ann Warren, Inglish & Monaco, P.C.
  • Mountain Director, Steve Beeghly, Kreger Beeghly PLLC
  • At Large Director, Fred Pomerantz, Insurance Legal & Regulatory Consulting, PLLC
  • Northeast Director, Cynthia Borrelli, Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.
  • South Central Director, Thomas Bond, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • At Large Director, Ronnie Johnson, Mcglinchey Stafford, PLLC

Following are the remaining Board Members who have active terms:

  • At Large Director, Tasha Cycholl, Kutak Rock LLP
  • At Large Director, Michael Molony, Young, Clement, Rivers, LLP
  • At Large Director, Scott Sorkin, Bland & Sorkin P.C.
  • At Large Director, Steve Taylor, Bass, Berry & Sims, PLC
  • Midwest Director, Sue Stead, Squire Patton Boggs LLP
  • Southeast Director, Richard Santurri, Mang & Santurri, P.A.
  • West Director, Ryan Smart, Smart, Schofield, Shorter, P.C.

The newly elected officers and directors will assume their duties on January 1, 2019.