Pamela E. Davis, Chief Executive Officer
ANI, Santa Cruz, CA
Pamela E. Davis is the Founder, President and CEO of the member companies of the Nonprofits Insurance Alliance Group, which includes Nonprofits’ Insurance Alliance of California (NIAC), Alliance of Nonprofits for Insurance, Risk Retention Group (ANI), as well as a captive property reinsurer, and a management company. All companies in the group are 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofits. The Group has been assigned an A VIII rating by A.M. Best. Together, they have assets of $331.3 million and surplus of $163.1 million. The Group insures and provides risk management services for 13,000 tax-exempt nonprofits in 31 states and the District of Columbia. She is presently working with a group of nonprofit leaders to found American Nonprofits Federal Credit Union to benefit 501(c)(3) nonprofits, their employees, volunteers and stakeholders across the country.
In 2013, the Nonprofits Insurance Alliance Group was selected as one of The Bay Area News Group’s Top Workplaces. In 2010, Ms. Davis and the Nonprofits Insurance Alliance Group were featured in the first "sequel" of the documentary series Visionaries which airs on PBS stations nationwide. In 2008, Ms. Davis was named a “Women of Influence in Silicon Valley” by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal. In 2006, Ms. Davis was named by Business Insurance as one of the “Women to Watch” in the commercial insurance industry worldwide. She was named one of the nation’s 15 BEST BOSSES by Fortune Small Business and Winning Workplaces in 2005 in recognition of innovative and progressive leadership in establishing a great workplace.
In 2004, she received the first ever Award for Policy Innovation from The Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley. In 2002, Ms. Davis was included in the Nonprofit Times Power and Influence 50. This list reflects the visionaries, “movers & shakers” and opinion-makers of the nonprofit sector. In 2000, Ms. Davis was named one of the 100 Leading Women in the Insurance Industry by Business Insurance.
During 1997, NIAC and Ms. Davis were featured in a one-half hour documentary series, Visionaries, which aired nationwide on PBS. Ms. Davis was named a Gerbode Fellow in 1993. She is presently a member of the board of directors of the Santa Cruz Community Credit Union. Ms. Davis holds a BA with highest honors in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz and a Master of Public Policy from the University of California, Berkeley.