Élise Spriggs, a 20-year veteran of Ohio’s legislative and legal communities, has joined Columbus, Ohio-based State Auto Insurance Companies as director of Government Relations.
Since January 2011, Spriggs had served as director of government affairs in Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s Office of Health Transformation where she established and managed legislative teams across six cabinet agencies related to health and human services. She also served as lead negotiator on the administration’s more than $36 billion biannual Medicaid budget.
Spriggs previously served as director of legislative affairs in the administration of former Ohio Gov. Bob Taft and as director of the Columbus law firm Kegler, Brown, Hill & Ritter. Following her graduation from Wittenberg University and Capital University Law School, Spriggs held legislative affairs positions with the Ohio Academy of Nursing Homes, Ohio Home Builders Association and the Ohio Petroleum Council.
Source: State Auto Insurance Companies