Education Committee

            
Brenda (Ballard)
Austenfeld               
Co-Chair
   Harry Johnson           
Co-Chair
 

Committee Charter

The WSIA Education Committee is committed to providing high quality excess and surplus lines educational offerings that meet the professional development needs of WSIA members and associated industry constituents throughout their careers while also meeting the education curriculum mission.

WSIA members who would like more information about the full-slate of education courses for new and seasoned E&S professionals and available professional designations should visit the WSIA Education webpage

2020-2021 Committee Members

Erika Apuan, MHI, a division of Worldwide Facilities, LLC
David Archiable, Great American Risk Solutions
Deirdre Barbee, MUSIC
Lisa Barnes, CPCU, Are, MHI a division of Worldwide Facilities, LLC
Chris Behymer, CPCU, ASLI Markel Assurance
Wendy Bissonnette, RT Specialty
Brian Braden, Crum & Forster
Jennie Carr, Arlington/Roe
Emily Carstens, AmWINS Brokerage
Marcela Connor, CIC, JenCap/Genesee
Evelyn Corrigan, National E&S Insurance Brokers, Inc.
Cara Delestienne, USG Insurance Services, Inc.
Erin Dolan, CPCU, Are, RSUI
Renee Eldridge, Markel Assurance
Jennifer Fisher, Hallmark Financial Services, Inc.
Jillian Florian, CPCU, Y-Risk
Angela Fylak, Western World Insurance Group
Shannon Gafford, Hallmark Financial Services, Inc.
Debra Goldberg, Lexington Insurance Company
Brady Grimm, Great American Insurance Group
Glenn Hargrove, All Risks, Ltd
Jeff Henry, AmWINS Brokerage
Eric Huntley, Bass Underwriters, Inc.
Rachel Khatkhate, Seneca Specialty
Regina Kirwan, GenStar
Eric Koppang, Everest Insurance
Renee Lovo, SCOR Reinsurance Company
Shawn Makowski, Benchmark Management Group
Jessica Marshall, CRC
Jamie Olson, Nationwide E&S/Specialty
Rachel Pagliarulo, GenStar
Chip Pecchio, RSUI
Rick Pitts, Arlington/Roe
Lora Robbins, ASLI, All Risks, Ltd
Chris Schramm, Colony Specialty
Stephen Shea, Bass Underwriters, Inc.
Danielle (Crapanzano) Sheridan, Kinsale Insurance
Barbara Simpson, Russell Bond/New England
Kristen Skender, Jimcor Agencies
Lisa Van Leuvan, Risk Placement Services
Travis VanHoy, AmRISC, LLC
Ben Woodward, Admiral Insurance Group

Committee Staff Support
Julie Fritz
Chelsea Lenhart