About

U.S. Solvency Modernization Initiative

International Monetary Fund

International Experience

International Association of Insurance Supervisors

Speaking Engagements

Pro Bono

Ms. Urias is a member of a seventh generation Tucson pioneer family. She is a two-time honors graduate of the University of Arizona (B.A., 1972 and J.D., 1988). Prior to her public service as Director of the Arizona Department of Insurance (2003-2012), she was a partner at the law firm of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C. (1989-2003). Before starting her legal career, she worked in the insurance industry as a property and casualty claims adjuster (1973-1985). She is a Past President of the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education, a non-profit Arizona foundation created in 1978 to provide access to justice and community legal services to those in need. She has served on the Foundation's Legal Services Committee and Board of Directors for many years.