David Altmaier was appointed as the Florida Insurance Commissioner in April 2016 by the Financial Services Commission. He leads a 280-member team at the Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR) and has oversight of one of the largest insurance markets in the world. Under Altmaier’s leadership, OIR has worked to cultivate a market in Florida in which insurance products are reliable, available, and affordable.
Altmaier began his public service at OIR in 2008, serving in a number of roles including Chief Analyst of the Property and Casualty Financial Oversight unit and Deputy Commissioner of Property and Casualty Insurance.
Altmaier serves as Chair of the Florida Health Insurance Advisory Board. In 2018, Altmaier was named as the chair of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ Financial Condition (E) Committee. He also chairs the Group Capital Calculation Working Group and the Capital Adequacy Task Force.
Prior to joining the Office, Altmaier worked as a Florida licensed 2-20 and 2-14 insurance agent and as high school math teacher. Altmaier graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2004 with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics.