Patricia Griffey, an Indiana insurance agent, is the new president of the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU).
NAHU is a Washington-based group that’s been trying to make health insurance agents’ voice heard in Washington and in state capitals. The group has about 100,000 members.
Griffey succeeded Rusty Rice, who is a regional vice president of sales at Avesis.
Griffey has been a risk management advisor at Healy Group Inc. of South Bend, Indiana, since 2012, according to her LinkedIn profile.
Griffey worked as an administrator at the Goodwin Company from 1987 through 2004. She was on the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield agent advisory council from 1991 through 2009.
She started her own benefits firm, Page 1 Benefits Inc., in 1987, and changed the name of that firm to Page 1 Medicare in 2018. Page 1 Medicare offers Medicare advice for both individuals and employers.
Griffey was treasurer of NAHU’s Indiana chapter from 2006 through June 2013.