The Commissioner's Leadership Roles on Several Important National and International
McCarty has consistently been a leader in insurance regulation,
which includes not only consumer protection for Florida
policyholders, but also to strengthen insurance regulation on a
nationwide basis. His leadership at the
National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC),
a national association of insurance commissioners, is
demonstrated by Florida's participation on addressing numerous
significant insurance issues such as solvency regulation,
consumer protection initiatives, use of technology for greater
transparency and speed to
Since assuming his role as insurance commissioner in 2003, McCarty has been an active NAIC member.
In December 2008, Commissioner McCarty was elected by his fellow commissioners to the post of NAIC's
secretary-treasurer, as vice president in 2009 and president-elect in 2010. Commissioner McCarty served as
President of the NAIC in 2012 and as Immediate Past President for 2013. In 2014, Florida will serve on a number of
key committees, task forces and work groups.
Florida has also maintained a strong international presence due to McCarty's serving as a NAIC representative on the
International Association of Insurance Supervisors' (IAIS) Executive
and Technical Committees. He is currently serving as co-vice chair of the IAIS Executive Committee.