Eric Dunning

Eric Dunning


(Midwest Zone)

Mailing Address

Nebraska Department of Insurance
P.O. Box 95087
Lincoln, NE 68509-5087

Phone: (402) 471-2201

Fax: (402) 471-4610

Street Address

1526 K Street, Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508

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Eric Dunning was appointed Director of Insurance by Governor Pete Ricketts effective April 19, 2021.

Prior to his appointment, Eric served as the director of government affairs at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska. He has over 15 years of experience as an attorney for the Department of Insurance, having advised the agency leadership on legal matters pertaining to insurance regulation from 1998 to 2013. His professional career began as an attorney for the Colorado General Assembly.

Dunning earned his bachelor of arts in History from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa, and he holds a juris doctor from the University of Notre Dame Law School. He’s a member of the Nebraska Bar Association. Dunning currently serves as Treasurer of the Nebraskaland Foundation.

In his spare time, Dunning enjoys working on his family farm. He is happily married with two children.
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