* Ohio Insurance Director Mary Taylor has stepped down after six years, and Gov. John Kasich is filling the post with former Deputy Director Jillian Froment.
Taylor will continue to serve as Ohio's lieutenant governor. In Febmary, she formed a campaign committee, which lias begun accepting contributions for a gubernatorial run in 2018.
Froment has been the deputy director in the Department of Insurance since 2011. She has served in several high-profile panels within the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, including the cybersecurity task force and the unclaimed life insurance benefits working group. Froment also will serve on the new Innovation and TechnologyTask Force.
Caption: Jillian Froment