President & Chief Executive Officer
Mitch Livingston has served as President & CEO of NJM Insurance Company since April 2018.
Under Livingston's leadership, NJM has expanded from an insurer primarily serving New Jersey drivers, residents, and businessowners into a leading insurer in the Mid-Atlantic region. The Company has also been recognized nationally for its customer satisfaction, including being the first and only insurer in the country to be honored with J.D. Power's Auto Claims Certification in 2018. The Company was recertified for providing an "Outstanding Claims Experience" to personal lines customers in 2019 and 2020.
Livingston represents NJM's commitment to the communities it serves through his membership in organizations promoting the cultural and economic development of New Jersey. He joined the Board of Trustees for the Drumthwacket Foundation in 2016, the Board of Directors of Choose New Jersey in 2018, the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in 2019, and a committee of Governor Phil Murphy's Restart and Recovery Advisory Council in 2020.
Since beginning his service at NJM in 2006, Livingston gained experiences and responsibilities within and outside the legal department. He was promoted to increasing levels of responsibility, including Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel in 2017, before being named President & CEO in 2018.
Immediately prior to joining NJM, Livingston was a partner at a Trenton-based law firm from 1995 to 2006, where he practiced insurance regulatory and appellate law. Prior to that, he served as a Deputy Attorney General representing the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance.
He is a Member of the Board of Governors of the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America, the mission of which is to promote and protect the viability of a competitive private insurance market for the benefit of consumers and insurers. He is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association.
From 2004 to 2007, he served as a member of the District VII Ethics Committee of the New Jersey Supreme Court.
He earned a B.A. in economics from Rutgers University in 1987 and a J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law in 1990.
Livingston and his wife, Heather, live in Yardley, Pa. They have two children.