Insurance Commissioner has New Consumer Chief

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger has promoted a staff attorney to director of the office’s Consumer Assistance Division.

Praeger notes that Jennifer Sourk began working for the Insurance Department in 2007 as a consumer representative in the same division she’ll now lead.

Sourk received her law degree from Washburn University of Topeka in 2005 and now serves on its Board of Regents.

As consumer assistance director, she’ll replace Kevin Davis, who recently left the Insurance Department for a job at Security Benefit Corp. in Topeka.