Tom C. Hirsig was appointed Insurance Commissioner on April 16, 2012 by Wyoming Governor, Matt Mead.
Hirsig has more than 25 years’ experience in the insurance industry. He began his career with Allstate Insurance where he opened an Allstate insurance agency. He won multiple sales awards while he was with Allstate and built the agency from the ground floor to one of the largest in the state of Wyoming. He then opened an independent insurance agency with locations in Wyoming and Colorado.
Hirsig is a native of Wyoming. He grew up on his family’s cattle ranch north of Cheyenne. Hirsig attended the University of Wyoming on a rodeo scholarship and earned a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Business.
Hirsig is active with the National Association of Insurance Commissioners where he serves on the Executive Board of Directors and also as the Secretary/Treasurer for the Western Zone. Hirsig also served as a School Board member for Laramie County School District II. He is a member of the University of Wyoming Cowboy Joe Club, and a volunteer for Cheyenne Frontier Days where he served as Contestants Chairman, Arena Director and now serves on the Board of Directors. His family is one of the founders of Cheyenne Frontier Days.
The Wyoming Insurance Department has been accredited by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
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If you have any questions in respect to the regulation of insurance in the state of Wyoming, please feel free to contact the Wyoming Insurance Department.