The Target Markets Program Administrators Association (TMPAA) announced that Heidi Strommen has been elected to serve as the TMPAA president after completion of current President David Springer’s term in January 2015.

Strommen began her career as a policy aalyst at the Minnesota Department of Commerce in 1986, where she served as executive director of the Minnesota Medical Malpractice Joint Underwriting Association and the Minnesota PetroFund. She joined program adminstrator ProHost USA, Inc. in 1990 as vice president of operations and joined the board of directors in 1994. In 2008, Strommen was named president of ProHost. 

She is a charter member of the TMPAA where she serves as a board member and chair of the Women’s Networking Committee. She attained the Certified Programs Leader (CPL) Designation from the TMPAA in 2013. She graduated with a bachelor of arts degree from Cornell University.

TMPAA is an organization dedicated to the unique challenges of insurance program administration. The TMPAA’s mission is to help Program Administrators conduct their business more efficiently, with greater proficiency and profitability. The organization provides its membership with an array of business and educational services including access to program carrier decision makers, Best Practice information and recognition, Target University, program marketing, industry benchmarking studies and two annual member meetings. 

The Association’s 14th Annual Summit is scheduled for October 20-22 in Scottsdale, Arizona. For more information, go to, call 877-347-5700 or contact Ray Scotto, TMPAA Executive Director, at