Baldwin & Lyons Inc. has appointed David Michelson to its board of directors. He will be a member of the audit committee. Michelson is a 26-year veteran of National Interstate Corp., where he most recently served as a senior advisor. Michelson also served as president and chief executive officer from 2008 until 2016 and also as a director from 2009 until 2016.
He joined National Interstate in 1992 and held multiple leadership roles prior to becoming CEO including vice president, senior vice president, executive vice president and chief operating officer. Michelson also served as board chairman of National Interstate Insurance Corp. from April 2009 until May 2016. He also worked at Liberty National Fire Insurance Co., Reliance Insurance Co. and Progressive Corp.
Michelson holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Miami University and an MBA from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He also serves as an advisory board member for Lytx Inc.