Management Team

The FSI Team is led by Dale Brown, FSI’s President & CEO. Our team is passionate about making a difference in the independent financial services industry. We strive to provide exceptional service to our members, so that they can provide exceptional service to their clients.

Executive Leadership

Dale Brown, CAE

President & CEO

David Bellaire, Esq.

Executive VP & General Counsel

Michelle Allgauer, CAE, CMM, CMP

Senior VP, Education & Engagement

Brett McAllister

Senior VP, Finance, Operations & Business Strategy

Robin Traxler, CAE, IOM

Senior VP, Policy & Deputy General Counsel


Renee Barnett

Director, Federal Regulatory Affairs & Senior Counsel

Dan Barry

Director, State Legislative Affairs

Matt Landers

Director, Political Engagement

Hanna Laver, Esq.

Director, Legislative Affairs & Senior Counsel

Caroline Musumarra

Political Engagement Manager

Member Engagement & Sponsorship

Kathryn Anderson

VP, Corporate Relations

Allison Kuehner Mutschler

AVP, Marketing & Communications

Christine Bermingham

Education Manager

Finance, Operations & Business Strategy

Chris Paulitz

Head of Strategic Initiatives

Kevin Whitehead

VP, Business Development

Wanda S. Blevins

Director of Customer Relation Systems & Revenue

Jeremy Bronheim


Keith Thomas

Staff Accountant

Isiah Womack

Database Coordinator

Human Resources

Nicki Brown

AVP, People & Culture

Executive Assistant

Andress Green, CP

Executive Assistant