Adam Brackemyre Joins SFAA as Vice President of Government Affairs


December 15, 2020, WASHINGTON, DC – The Surety & Fidelity Association of America (SFAA) announced that Adam Brackemyre has joined the organization as Vice President of Government Affairs. Mr. Brackemyre will be responsible for leading SFAA’s government affairs program for the association and its members.

“With nearly twenty years of government affairs experience across the country, Adam brings a wealth of knowledge, expertise and leadership skills to SFAA,” said Lee Covington, SFAA President and CEO. “He will play an instrumental role in leading the legislative work of our association, striving to achieve our members’ strategic advocacy priorities, as well as promoting the value of bonding among all stakeholders.”

“I am honored to join the SFAA team and excited to support Lee’s strategic vision for the association,” said Brackemyre. “I am excited to advance SFAA’s policy positions on surety and fidelity issues in state legislative and regulatory forums. I look forward to working with our members and stakeholders to positively impact our industry and the partners we support.”

Mr. Brackemyre comes to SFAA from the Self-Insurance Institute of America (SIIA) where he served as Vice President, State Government Relations, representing self-insurance issues such as ERISA, stop-loss, excess and surplus lines, TPAs and captives. Prior to SIIA, Mr. Brackemyre worked for the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) where he advised state chapter leaders and their lobbyists on legislative and regulatory issues.

Mr. Brackemyre received his Master of Public Policy from George Mason University and his Bachelor of Arts from DePauw University where he majored in economics.


The Surety & Fidelity Association of America (SFAA) is a trade association of more than 425 insurance companies that write 98 percent of surety and fidelity bonds in the U.S. SFAA is licensed as a rating or advisory organization in all states and it has been designated by state insurance departments as a statistical agent for the reporting of fidelity and surety experience.

Contact:  Peter Roth – VP Strategic Communications, Marketing and Research
Phone:  (703) 401-0676

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