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Reed named Assistant Director of Government Relations at Maryland Insurance Administration

BALTIMORE – Maryland Insurance Commissioner Al Redmer, Jr. has named Dytonia Reed as Assistant Director of Government Relations for the Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA).

“We’re very pleased that Dy is joining our government relations team,” Redmer said. “She has the background and knowledge to have an immediate impact on our efforts to make Maryland a great state for insurance consumers and a place with a thriving insurance industry.”

DyReedWEB.jpgReed comes to MIA from the U.S. Social Security Administration, where she most recently served as Attorney Advisor for the federal agency. Prior to that, she served in various legal roles at the University of Maryland University College’s Office of Legal Affairs, Morgan State University’s Office of the General Counsel and New York law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LP.

From 2011 to 2014, Reed was Government Relations Specialist for the Maryland Department of Human Services. She holds a B.A. in political science and human rights from Columbia University, an M.A. in legal and ethical studies from the University of Baltimore and a J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law, where she was Community Services Director for the Black Law Students Association.

Reed will report to Michael Paddy, the MIA’s Director of Government Relations.

About the Maryland Insurance Administration

The Maryland Insurance Administration is an independent State agency charged with regulating Maryland’s $28.5 billion insurance industry. For more information about the Insurance Administration, please visit www.insurance.maryland.gov or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MDInsuranceAdmin, Twitter at @MD_Insurance, LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/maryland-insurance-administration  or Instagram at @marylandinsuranceadmin.