Insurtech Committee

Shannon Dahlke

Committee Charter

The mission of the Insurtech Committee is to plan and execute the wholesale insurance market’s only annual Insurtech Conference;  inform members about current industry technology issues by researching and developing Technology News articles related to the surplus lines insurance industry; foster development and innovation of technology standards for the industry and members, and work with other industry organizations on technology initiatives impacting the wholesale, specialty and surplus lines industry. 

Learn more about the  WSIA Insurtech Conference.

2021-2022 Committee Members

Patrick Blandford, WNC Insurance Services, Inc. 
Marciana Bradley, Tokio Marine Specialty Insurance Co.
Cristy Brewer, Atlantic Casualty Insurance Co.
Dan Brown, McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Trish Buckhardt, Nautilus Insurance Group
Adam Care, Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Ins.
Clayton Christie, Gridiron Insurance Underwriters
Ana Daves, Penn-America Group
Donald Derham, Inter Insurance Agency Svcs Ltd.
Chasity Devasurendra, CRC
Anthony DiBuono, Amelia Underwriters Inc.
Mimi Dobbins, Jackson Sumner & Associates
Dawn D'Onofrio, WKFC Underwriting Managers
Kevin Doyle, Risk Placement Services
Andrew Foster,  Vela Insurance Services
Dana French, First Insurance Funding
Chance Gilliland, Chaucer
Hanna Hoeflinger, At-Bay
Davie Holt, Imperial PFS
Timothy Horton, USG Insurance Services
Anthony Iatesta, Xceedance
Kristen Ilseman, Munich Re
Arvind Kaushal, Cogitate Technology Solutions

  C.J. Ketterer, Dark Matter InsurTech, LLC
auri Klotz, RSG Underwriting Managers, LLC
Kevin Maher, Canopius Group
Becky Nelson, Risk Placement Services 
Julia O'Connor, Amwins Access
Ryan O'Neal, Great American Insurance Group

Vladimir Peraza, CRC Group 
Sam Pless, MHI, a division of Worldwide Facilities, LLC
Marie Reed, Nationwide E&S/Specialty
Greg Rubel, One General Agency
Scott Sauter, Amwins Group
Jacqueline Schaendorf, Insurance House, Inc.
Tina Schowe, SubroSmart
Todd Sorrel, ePayPolicy
Marc Stevens, Western Security Surplus Ins. 
Mladen Subasic, Outsource Insurance Professionals, Inc. 
Chris Sylvester,  XS Brokers Insurance Agency
Andrea Tanaskovic, Outsource Insurance Professionals, Inc.
Tate Tooley, Bloss & Dillard, Inc.
Nikola Vucetic, Outsource Insurance Professionals, Inc. 
Jesse Wilbanks, RSUI
Rick Wisely, Relay Platform
Ben Woodward, Admiral Insurance Group


Committee Staff Support
Julie Fritz
Chelsea Lenhart
Josh Vengley