Membership Committee

 

COMMITTEE CHARGE

  • 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

CHAIR
Arlene Kern
Munich Re America
akern@munichreamerica.com

MEMBERS
Michael C. Sowa
Aspen Re
mike.sowa@aspen-re.com

James Brost
Holborn Corporation
jamesb@holborn.com

Anthony Joseph
G.J. Sullivan Company (Retired)
tony.joseph64@yahoo.com

Andrew Downing
JLT Re
andrew.downing@jltre.com

Campbell Brown
Odyssey Reinsurance
cbrown@odysseyre.com

John West
Apetrop USA, Inc.
john.west@apetropusa.com

Rod Thaler
Holborn Corporation
rodt@holborn.com