Susan K. Neely is the President and CEO of the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI), the nation's leading trade association dedicated to providing products and services that contribute to Americans' financial and retirement security. As president and CEO, Neely drives public policy and advocacy on behalf of ACLI's member companies that represent 94 percent of industry assets and serve 90 million families.
Brian Bayerle is Senior Actuary for the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI). Brian's responsibilities include actuarial matters related to regulation of reserves, nonforfeiture values, and risk-based capital. Prior to joining ACLI in 2017, Brian worked for a life insurance company and a consultancy.
Howard Bard is Vice President, Taxes and Retirement Security at the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI). Howard helps guide ACLI policy on regulation and legislation affecting the retirement security business of its members. He has more than 20 years of experience in the practice of employee benefits law.
Steve Clayburn, FSA, MAA, is Senior Actuary, Health Insurance & Reinsurance at the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI). Steve staffs the Disability Income Committee working with member company representatives on legislative, regulatory, and actuarial issues at the state and federal level. He also co-staffs the Reinsurance Committee. He joined ACLI in 2006.
Kathleen Coulombe serves as the Vice President, Retirement Security and Principal Deputy, Federal Relations for the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI). In this capacity, she is actively involved in retirement security public policy issues on Capitol Hill that impact the life insurance industry.