Automation Committee

          
Shannon
Dahlke-Applegate
Co-Chair 
  Matthew Scott
Co-Chair

Committee Charter

The mission of the Automation Committee is to plan and execute the wholesale insurance market’s only annual Automation Conference;  inform members about current industry technology issues by researching and developing Tech Tips related to the surplus lines insurance industry; foster development and innovation of technology standards for the industry and members, and work with other industry organizations on technology initiatives impacting the surplus lines industry. 

2017-2018 Committee Members 

Saikiran Arasada, General Star Management Co.   Tammie Miller, Risk Placement Services, Inc. 
Greg Blanford, RPS Scottsdale   Scott Montney, Cochrane & Co.
Cristy Brewer, Atlantic Casualty Insurance Company   James Morris, Jimcor Agency Inc.
Jason Brooks, Western World Insurance Group   Daniel Motel, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions
Buddy Campo, SCU   Sam Pless, McClelland & Hine, Inc. 
Cristi Carrington, Brown & Riding Insurance   Marie Reed, Nationwide E&S/Specialty
Brandt Christopher, Insurance House   Eddie Robinson, Nautilus Insurance Group
Chuck Clemens, Maxum Indemnity Company   Mike Roy, Risk Placement Services, Inc.
Tracy Davis, MUSIC   Bradley Sessions, Southern Alabama Insurance
Brian Foley, All Risks, Ltd.   Harry Snyder, Myron F. Steves & Company
Zachary Frederick, Tuscano Agency, Inc.   Blake Stock, The Combined Group
Joseph Gianzanti, Bass Underwriters, Inc.
  Chris Stratton, Atlantic Casualty Insurance Company
Scott Good, AmWINS Group
  Kevin Sullivan, XL Catlin
John Guadagno, U.S. Risk, Inc.
  Sarah Thacker, Lloyd's 
John Horton, AmRISC, LLC
  Tate Tooley, Bloss & Dillard, Inc. 
Timothy Horton, USG Insurance Services, Inc.
  Katie Townsend, Colony Specialty 
Robert Michalski, LoVullo Associates, Inc.
  Ian Whitehead, Bell & Clements Ltd. 

  Eric Wistrand, Couch Braunsdorf Insurance Group

Committee Staff Support

Julie Fritz
Chelsea Lenhart
Josh Vengley

Tech Tips

Tech Tips are developed monthly by members of the Automation Committee. If you have a suggestion for a Tech Tip topic, click here to submit it to the WSIA Team. 

November 2017 Tech Tip

          
Joel Cavaness
Co-Chair
 
  Bobby Owens
Co-Chair
  

          
Joel Cavaness
Co-Chair
 
  Bobby Owens
Co-Chair
  

          
Joel Cavaness
Co-Chair
 
  Bobby Owens
Co-Chair