IBHS Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board

Craig Tillman
WeatherPredict Consulting Inc., an affiliate of RenaissanceRe

Vice Chairman

Eric Nelson
Senior Vice President – Catastrophe Strategy and Analysis


Mark Berven
President and COO NW P&C Agency Operations
Nationwide Insurance

Gavin Blair
Vice President, Chief Product Officer – Personal Lines
The Hanover Insurance Group

Steven Brown, CIC
Senior Vice President ACIA Insurance Operations
Auto Club Insurance Association

Stephanie Colegrove
Operations Vice President, P&C Underwriting
State Farm Fire and Casualty Company

Robert A. DiMuccio
President and Chief Executive Officer
Amica Mutual Insurance Company

Dan Gaynor
Senior Vice President, Chief Underwriting Officer
The Main Street American Group

J. Smith “Smitty” Harrison, Jr. CPCU, ARe
Secretary & Executive Director
South Carolina Wind and Hail Underwriting Association

Marcus Linden
Product Management & Underwriting Executive
CSAA Insurance Group

Mario Menesse
Senior Vice President, Property General Manager

Matt Moore
Executive Vice President
Shelter Insurance Companies

Mike Neubauer
Vice President, Claims
MetLife Auto & Home

Monica Ningen
Head of Property Underwriting, US & Canada, Managing Director – Property & Specialty Underwriting
Swiss Reinsurance America Corporation

Randall Poole
Vice President – Claims, Property and Catastrophe Central Operations, Personal Insurance
Liberty Mutual Insurance

Donald Procopio
Head of Personal Lines Product, Atlantic Zone
National Property Product Lead
Head of Personal Lines Research and Development
Farmers Insurance Group

Lesley Reeter
Vice President
Property/Casualty Claims
COUNTRY Financial®

Jon Riekse, CPCU, ARM
Senior Vice President
Personal Lines Underwriting
Auto-Owners Insurance Group

Julie A. Rochman
President & Chief Executive Officer
Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety

Mary Schmoeger
President, Personal Lines
American Family Insurance

Douglas Smith
Executive Vice President of Product and Sales
Erie Insurance

Timothy W. SmithCPCU, ARe
Senior Vice President of Claims and Underwriting
American Agricultural Insurance Company

John A. Strong
Chairman and CEO
Bankers Insurance Group

Bill Thornton, CPCU, CLU
Senior Vice President
W.R. Berkley Group

James D. Whamond, Jr.
Senior Vice President
General Reinsurance Corporation

Immediate Past Chairman

Carl Hedde, CPCU
Senior Vice President, Head of Risk Accumulation
Munich Reinsurance America, Inc.

Chairman Emeritus

Wilson C. Cooney