News You Can Use: Navigating the Crisis Together – 03.27.2020

News You Can Use
March 27, 2020

This has been another historic week. With all the rapid changes, we wanted to make sure you were aware of all the resources and information sessions to help us navigate this crisis together.

Visit the AALU/GAMA COVID-19 Action Center: Navigating the Crisis Together.


  • Making the Stimulus Package Work for You and Your Clients – AALU outside counsel Ken Kies along with Chris Morton and Armstrong Robinson provide an analysis of the practical implications for you to your business and your clients’ businesses. (3/27)
  • Managing and Leading Through COVID-19 – Members Jeri Turley and Alex Tuff speak on leading and managing through crisis and how they and their firms are getting through this time (3/26)
  • Inside the Stimulus Package – Josh Holmes, Founder of Cavalry LLC and former chief of staff to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and AALU’s policy team discuss the details behind the stimulus package and negotiations (3/25)
  • The Art of Working from Home – An interview with Jeremy Dicker and Bonnie Godsman with tips and tricks for making the most of working remotely. (3/24)

Policy Analysis:

Next week:

  • Deep Dive into the Stimulus Bill: New Rules That Would Apply to Your Business | Tuesday, March 31 | 11:00 a.m. EDT | Register here
    • Based on the popularity of today’s webinar, we are going to provide a follow-up with Ken Kies, Armstrong Robinson, and Chris Morton to address the most pressing questions we received and discuss any other developments that arise in the coming days.
  • How Life Insurance Carriers are Navigating the COVID-19 Crisis | Wednesday, April 1 | 11:00 a.m. EDT | Register here
    • Join ACLI CEO Susan Neely and AALU CEO Marc Cadin as they discuss the carrier response to the current crisis on Wednesday, April 1st.
  • Underwriting in a Socially Distanced World | Thursday, April 2 | 11:00 a.m. EDT | Register here
    • Join Dennis Bartos, Chief Medical Underwriter Agency One, Jessica Caracofe, VP Underwriting, Agency One, and Kim Natovitz, TriBridge Partners in a moderated discussion about the evolving underwriting process during COVID-19.

This is only the beginning. Please share the resources in the AALU/GAMA Action Center with your colleagues and networks. We want to ensure as many people as possible are taking advantage!