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Uncovered: Top 7 Insurance-Buying Mistakes

~11 minutes | Recorded 05.30.18 Learn to avoid the top 7 mistakes that nonprofit leaders make when selecting and buying insurance coverage. The Risk Jockeys hosts are Melanie Lockwood Herman – Executive Director of the Nonprofit Risk Management Center (NRMC), and Derek Symer – Principal and Senior Vice President at AHT Insurance. During each Risk … Continued

D&O: What You Might Not Know (Episode 2)

~8 minutes | Recorded 11/14/17 Listen to this podcast to learn what you might not know about nonprofit D&O insurance coverage. Also meet The Risk Jockeys hosts, Melanie Lockwood Herman – Executive Director of the Nonprofit Risk Management Center (NRMC), and Derek Symer – Principal and Senior Vice President at AHT Insurance. During each Risk … Continued

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Insurance FUN-damentals: A Broker’s View

This week we speak with Derek Symer, a Principal and Senior Vice President at AHT Insurance. Derek brings two decades of experience and a unique understanding of nonprofits to his clients. His passion for this sector drives his continued knowledge sharing and gives him valuable insight into the multitude of risks facing nonprofit organizations today—ranging … Continued

Fiscal Sponsorships: Managing Risk and Reward

By Glenn Mott and Colleen Lazanich This week we speak with Colleen Lazanich, CEO of CalNonprofits Insurance Services, the only social enterprise insurance brokerage in California. She has more than 30 years of experience across the insurance industry, with more than 20 years specializing in nonprofits. Colleen has worked for carriers, wholesale brokers and retail brokers … Continued

Insights from Insurance Industry Thought Leaders

By Melanie Lockwood Herman During the most recent Risk Summit, we hosted a lively session titled Insurance Industry Insights. Featured on the dais were senior leaders from insurance carriers that specialize in insuring nonprofit organizations. We explored trends in the insurance sector and panelists also answered questions from RISK eNews readers and Affiliate Members. The … Continued

Lessons from Insurance Thought Leaders

By Melanie Lockwood Herman Although there are risk professionals throughout the nonprofit sector who know a great deal about the property and casualty coverage they buy for their organizations, some buyers purchase policies first, and ask questions later. Relying on simplified coverage descriptions and failing to read the fine print are risky recipes for disaster. … Continued