Dedicated. Active. Involved. The elite of the elite. All of these are characteristics that come to John Hill’s mind when he thinks about Merit Society members. The COO of Magna Carta Companies visited several states during his NAMIC chairmanship a couple of years ago and would speak to fellow insurance industry professionals about NAMIC. Promoting the Merit Society and encouraging NAMIC members to become part of the group were always on his agenda. But he’d never filled out the application.