Membership Committee



  • Study and recommend policy to the board relating to the building and maintenance of membership in the organization.
  • Study and recommend a long-range plan of membership goals and activities to meet these goals.
  • When appropriate, examine applications for membership and make recommendations to the board.
  • Explore reasons for each membership cancellation and submit a report on the findings. If applicable, issue a report on any organizational shortcomings responsible for cancellation.
  • Review periodically, and if necessary make recommendations on current rules and regulations, qualifications relating to membership as outlined in the bylaws.
  • Develop a list of membership prospects with assignments for personal contacts to be made by committee members, board, and staff.
  • Assist the staff in acquiring biographies and information about activities of new members for use in the organizations newsletter, journal, etc.
  • Review regularly with the Executive Director the membership recruitment activities carried on by IRUA headquarters.
  • Be familiar with the type and scope of membership activities and programs conducted by other industry organizations

Andrew Downing

Tim Poeton
State National

Thomas Hettinger
Guy Carpenter & Co, LLC

Keith Cartmell
Toa Re

Steven Simmons

John West
Guy Carpenter & Company

James Wilson
Partner Re US