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Priscilla Oehlert

Priscilla Oehlert

Director of IRM and Lecturer

Office: B 452

​​Priscilla is Director, Insurance and Risk Management Center at the University of Houston-Downtown. She directs and manages all aspects of the degree program including faculty, curriculum, and marketing.

Priscilla is Vice President of Risk Management Programs for The National Alliance. Her role and responsibilities included the development and progress of The National Alliance's advanced programs, including the Certified Risk Manager (CRM) Program and the Certified School Risk Manager (CSRM) Program. She brought 20+ years of experience with insurance carriers, operations management and risk management to this position.

Priscilla was Director of Risk, Safety, Transportation, and Environmental for RSC Equipment Rental headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, where she was responsible for the direction and oversight of all aspects of the risk, claims, transportation, safety, and environmental regulatory programs.

Priscilla received her BA in Economics and Finance from the University of South Carolina and earned an MBA from the W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University.

Priscilla has served on the Curriculum Advisory Committee to revise the CRM Risk Financing course and has spoken nationally on risk issues at American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the Arizona Environmental Summit. She was the first to achieve the CRM designation in Arizona in 1997 and holds the Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation. She earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in 2008.

MBA, W. B. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University

BA, Economics and Finance, University of SC

Insurance and Risk Management

Special Certifications/Licenses:

Certified Risk Manager
Associate Risk Manager
Certified Insurance Counselor

​Organizations/Community Experience:

Philanthropic Education Organization (PEO)

Last updated 4/8/2021 10:33 AM