Adam Hamm

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Adam Hamm
21st North Dakota Insurance Commissioner
Assumed office
October 9, 2007
Preceded by Jim Poolman
Succeeded by Jon Godfread
Personal details
Born (1971-07-24) July 24, 1971 (age 46)
Political party Republican

Adam Hamm (born July 24, 1971) is a former North Dakota Insurance Commissioner who served from 2007 to 2016.[1] He was appointed to the position and he began his work on October 22, 2007.[2] Hamm is a former prosecutor in the Cass County State's Attorney's office and is a native of Jamestown. He won re-election in 2008 against challenger Jasper Schneider.

In late 2015, Hamm announced he would not seek a third term as Insurance Commissioner.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Hamm is married to Michelle, and they have two children: Wyatt, 10, and Halle, 7.

Electoral history[edit]

North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Adam Hamm (inc.) 151,019 50.31
Democratic Jasper Schneider 149,186 49.69
North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Election, 2012
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Adam Hamm (inc.) 192,031 63.25
Democratic Tom Potter 111,099 36.59
Write-ins Write-ins 483 0.16


Preceded by
Jim Poolman
Insurance Commissioner of North Dakota
Succeeded by