Chicagoland BoardChicagoland Board

Chicagoland IIA is an organized local affiliate of the Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois (IIA of IL). The mission is to advocate on behalf of independent insurance agents throughout Cook County and to bring relevant content to members through professional development, education, and networking opportunities. The overall goals are to inspire, innovate and align members, foster a strong presence and create long-term prosperity for Chicagoland independent insurance agents.

Committee Members

David Jenk
David Jenk
Northwest Insurance Brokers

IIA of IL Region 7 Director

Chicago, IL

Chris Bassler
Chris Bassler
Bassler & Co. Insurance Agency

IIA of IL Region 10 Director

Northbrook, IL

In 2009, Chris Bassler began his insurance career at Unum. In 2012, he joined the family business, which specializes in commercial property and casualty. Chris serves as President of Bassler & Co., a third-generation agency that has been in business more than 70 years.