Education Committee

Danny Kaufman

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

2021-2022 Committee Members

Erika Apuan, MHI a division of Worldwide Facilities, LLC
David Archiable, Great American Risk Solutions
Chris Behymer, Markel
Wendy Bissonnette, RT Specialty
Brian Braden, Crum & Forster
Michael Brown, Golden Bear Insurance Company
Jennie Carr, Arlington/Roe
Marcela Connor, JenCap/Genesee
Deirdre D'Alessandro, MUSIC
Cara Delestienne, MacNeill Group, Inc.
Jeff Diefenbach, Burns & Wilcox
Thomas Dillon, Amwins Brokerage
Erin Dolan, RSUI
Angie Fylak, Western World Insurance Group
Debra Goldberg, Lexington Insurance Company
Eva Gonzalez, MUSIC
Glenn Hargrove, RT Specialty
Emily Hathcoat, Risk Placement Services
Eric Huntley, Bass Underwriters, Inc.
Lindsay Irvine, Hanover Programs

Rachel Khatkhate, Seneca Specialty
Regina Kirwan, GenStar
Mick Kroll, Amwins Access
Shawn Makowski, Worldwide Facilities, LLC
Vanja Milojevic, Outsource Insurance Professionals, Inc.
Alex Newsome, CRC
Rachel Pagliarulo, GenStar
Chip Pecchio, RSUI
Rick Pitts, Arlington/Roe
Lora Robbins, RT Specialty
Michele Rochester, Burns & Wilcox
Christopher Schramm, Argo Group
Lindsey Sessions, American Reliable Ins. Co.
Danielle Sheridan, Kinsale Insurance Company
Kristen Skender, Jimcor Agency, Inc. T/A Jimcor Agencies
Rodney Smith, Lloyd's
Lisa Van Leuvan, Risk Placement Services
Travis VanHoy, AmRISC, LLC
Brandy Weber, JenCap/MJ Kelly
Barbara Winsky, Russell Bond/New England