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IRM Council

Marilyn Davies College of Business
Insurance and Risk Management Center
2021-22 IRM Council​

An IRM Council, composed of leaders in the industry representing agencies, carriers, risk managers, associations, wholesalers and consultants, provides input and insight on the knowledge, skills and abilities needed in the insurance and risk management industry. This partnership shapes the teaching experience so students are provided the relevant information and skills necessary to obtain lucrative careers in the insurance and risk management industries.

UHD


Dr. Charles Gengler
Dean
Marilyn Davies College of Business

Priscilla Oehlert
Director
Insurance & Risk Mgmt Center


​CARRIERS


Matt Erskin
Senior Vice President
USI

Sue Ellen Flores
Managing Director
Travelers Insurance

Pam Humphrey* 
Senior Vice President
Chubb​

Scott Long,            A
Regional Sales Director
Global Life Benefits

Matthew Sasso
Houston-Austin Branch VP
CNA Insurance

Craig Witherspoon
Manager Safety Services
Texas Mutual


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AGENCIES/BROKERS


Tim Brady
Chairman Emeritus
Brady, Chapman, Holland

David deRoode
Partner, Executive VP
Lockton

Kyle Dean*
President/CEO
Dean & Draper​

Jim Drew
Senior Vice President
Bowen, Miclette & Britt​

Ken Hotchkiss*
Chief Operation Officer
Hotchkiss Insurance Agency

Joseph Presley
Vice-President, FINPRO
Marsh Specialty, Inc.​​

Keith Ross
CEO
Select Risk Services


RISK MANAGEMENT


Stephanie Fisher

Director, Risk Management and Insurance
Quanta Services, Inc.

George Soto
Insurance Mgr. -Americas
Technip Energies

CONSULTANTS


Jeff Hastings
President
Contract Coach


​ASSOCIATION


David Wuthrich*
Executive Director
Independent Insurance Agent of Houston


​OTHER


William J. Hold*
President & CEO
The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research


Fred Steves
Board Member
Financial Casualty & Surety, Inc.

​* indicates founding member
A indicates UHD IRM Alumni



Last updated 3/28/2022 11:00 AM