Events Committee

James C. Drinkwater
  Jacqueline Schaendorf
  Kathy Schroeder

Committee Charter

The WSIA Annual Marketplace and Underwriting & Leadership Summit provide the industry’s premiere opportunities for members to network and participate in programs and presentations that are relevant to the surplus lines industry.

2017-2018 Committee Members 

Robert P. Abramson, AmWINS Brokerage    Staci Hughes, General Star 
Chris Bentley, Hallmark Financial Services Group    Christina Jackson, R.E. Chaix & Assoc. Ins. 
Laura Beckman, AmRISC, LLC    Beth Kramer, Independent Broking Solutions 
Larry C. Bobb, Insurance Intermediaries, Inc.     Lauri Klotz, RPS Roswell 
Mike Brennan, Gen Re   Nicole Marino, Atlas General Insurance Services 
Adam Care, Hartford Steam Boiler   Valerie Martin, Brown & Riding Insurance 
Robert Cruz, Starr Surplus Lines
  Lois Massa, G.J. Sullivan Co.
Joseph Davies, Aon Benfield Inc.  
  Brian Molusis, Vital Insurance Partners, LLC 
Randy L. Doss, CRC Houston
  Ashby Moore, Genesee
David Dow, AmWINS Brokerage 
  Stephen Nadeau, Western World/Validus
Daniel Drennen, Environmental Ins. Services 
  Brian Norman, Norman-Spencer Agency, Inc. 
Steve Dresner, Crum & Forster 
  Vladmir Peraza, CRC Swett
Dennis Dunne, Trigon, Inc. 
  Melissa Polka, CRC 
Steve Eilers, Gen Re 
  Whitney Pomeroy, CapSpecialty 
Chris Giadrosich, Colony Specialty 
  Karla Rodriguez, Bass Underwriters, Inc.
Steve Girard, Markel Wholesale
  Bart Schaffer, Colony Insurance Company 
Douglas Goode, Align General Ins. Agency, LLC 
  Karly Shannon, RT Specialty
Ronna Green, Nationwide E&S/Specialty
  Scott Smith, RSUI
David Grimley, Munich Re 
  Stephen Standing, Trinity Underwriting Managers 

  Bill Turgeon, Bass Underwriters, Inc.


Committee Staff Support

Debbie Hill
Vicky Fleming
Chelsea Lenhart