Membership & Ethics Committee

Patrick Albrecht
  Mark Maucere
  Dave Obenauer

Committee Charter

The Membership & Ethics Committee’s mission is to recommend new members to the Board of Directors according to the schedule selected by the Board each calendar year. This will include recommendations for voting members: U.S. Wholesale Members, U.S. Insurance Market Members, and Associate Members as well as non-voting members: Service Members, Life Members and Honorary Members.

2017-2018 Committee Members 

Ann Boman-Clark, Nautilus Insurance Group   Timothy P. Hochkeppel, Western World/Validus Group 
Andrew Bown, RFIB Group Limited    Marie Hohensee, Lane & Associates, Inc. 
Kevin Bolger, Afco Direct   Robert C. Itzinger, RT Specialty   
Tanya Buswell, AmWINS Brokerage    Michael James, Chesterfield Insurance Brokers  
Robert Cecconi, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions   Neil Kessler, CRC Dallas 
Veronica Davis, Atlantic Casualty Insurance Co.    Carlton Maner, AXIS Insurance
Jim Dowdy, RSG Underwriting Managers LLC    Melissa Mears, AmWINS Brokerage 
Ross Driscoll, National E&S Insurance, Inc.     Craig Perloff, Bass Underwriters, Inc.  
Marsh Duncan, Colony Insurance Company     Yuri Petrasz, Markel-Midwest 
Jim Epting, Burns & Wilcox, Ltd.   Frank G. Powell, FTP Inc. 
Jeff Fields, Markel-Mid South    Paul W. Rainey, RSI International, Inc.  
Steve R. Franke, Nationwide E&S/Specialty     William H. Sessions, Southern Alabama Insurance 
Lindy Gardner, Admiral Insurance Company     Jeff M. Short, Brown & Riding Insurance 
Michael Hattaway, Hallmark Financial Services, Inc.    Van N. Spanos, Great American Insurance Group  
William Hildebrand, GCube Insurance Services     Eric Stuckman, Worldwide Facilities, LLC 

Committee Staff Support
Greta Roberts