PIMA Announces 2022 Board of Directors


CHICAGO (February 1, 2022)—The PIMA membership elected its 2022 Board of Directors at its Strategic Update during its 2022 Winter Insights Conference.

The 2022 Board of Directors are:

Executive Committee

  • President – Kevin Garvin (Gallagher Affinity)
  • President-Elect – Scott Berlin (New York Life)
  • Treasurer – Pamela Moy (AMA Insurance Agency)
  • Secretary – Angela Daisy (Value Group Direct, Inc.)
  • Immediate Past President (ex officio) – Chris Burke (AGIA Affinity)
  • At Large Director – Kelly Abeles (Prudential)
  • At-Large Director – Kara Shipulski (Liberty Mutual)
  • PIMA Executive Director (ex-officio) – Ann Dieleman


  • Shane Canfield (Worldwide Assurance for Employees of Public Agencies)
  • Sean Cox (First Consulting & Administration)
  • Tracey Gray-Walker (AVMA Trust)
  • Michael Guglielmo (Fidelity Life Association)
  • Jean-Marie Lovett (Bindable)
  • Avery Smith (Kelsey National Corporation/

“I look forward to continuing PIMA’s progress—in both membership as well as increased value around yearlong resources and opportunities,” says Kevin Garvin, PIMA president. “The Board is focused on building a membership community that connects yearlong through in-person events, Webinars, content and online connections—all while serving as a forum to help our members grow their businesses.”

About PIMA
PIMA is a member-driven trade association focused exclusively on the sponsored benefits market. More than 100 companies—including the largest brokerage firms and largest insurance carriers in the world – belong to PIMA. Whether they are involved in the business of creating, distributing, marketing, or administering products for individuals or businesses, our members collaborate to help people achieve financial security and peace of mind.