Management Team

Michael (Jim) J. Alexander
President and Chief Executive Officer

Jim Alexander serves as a director on the NI Holdings, Inc. board of directors and as president and chief executive officer. He is also the president and chief executive officer of Nodak Mutual Group, Inc. and Nodak Insurance Company and its subsidiaries. Alexander joined Nodak Insurance Company as senior vice president of underwriting in August 2003 until his promotion to chief operating officer in November 2004. He was appointed executive vice president and chief executive officer in July 2005. Prior to joining Nodak Mutual, Alexander was director of underwriting/customer service at MSI Insurance Companies. Alexander has over 25 years of experience in the property and casualty industry. He graduated from Earlham College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics and earned his Master of Arts degree in actuarial science from Ball State University.

Brian R. Doom
Executive Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer

Brian Doom serves as Executive Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer of NI Holdings, Inc. He also serves as executive vice president finance, secretary, treasurer, and chief financial officer of Nodak Mutual Group, Inc. and Nodak Insurance Company and its subsidiaries. Doom joined Nodak Insurance Company as vice president finance and chief financial officer in December 2005. Doom began his insurance career at Iowa Mutual Insurance Company in 1977 serving in various managerial and officer level positions. During the last seven years of his tenure at Iowa Mutual, he served as senior vice president, secretary/treasurer with responsibility for accounting, investments, information technology, reinsurance, and rate analysis. Doom was also a member of the board of directors. In January 2005, Doom joined Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Company in North Dakota where he served as controller and chief financial officer. Doom graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and from Boston University with a Master of Science degree in insurance management.