May 22nd, 2023

At its recent Annual Members Meeting in April 2023, held in Fort Lauderdale, FL, the IRUA elected its 2023 slate of Officers and Directors. The two-year term of the newly elected, and re-elected Officers and Directors began on April 18, 2023 at the Association’s Annual Members Meeting & Conference held at the Marriott Harbor Beach Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Officers Were Elected as Follows:
William Bernens, Arch Re – Elected President
Christine Gross, Munich Re – Continues as Vice President
Dwayne Elliott, American Agricultural Insurance Company will continue as Treasurer
Timothy Poeton, State National will continue as Secretary
Laura Herubin, MAPFRE Re will now take the position of Immediate Past President

Newly Elected to the Board of Directors are:
Jordan Bouthot, Aspen Re
Ho-Tay May, SCOR
Timothy Nawrocki, Arch Re
Meredith Ramcharan Arch Re
Emily Rudowitz, Acrisure Re
Cathryn Thom, Trans Re

Welcome to all our new Board members!

For more information about the IRUA and getting involved, contact Jerry Wallis, Executive Director at