Since joining International RE (I-RE) as head of distribution late in 2020, Nate Reznicek's work has largely focused on helping small and middle-market companies benefit from captive insurance in the same way as larger businesses. Recently, Mr. Reznicek provided some thoughts on the captive insurance industry and small business opportunities.
Dalesa M. Bady has joined property and casualty consulting firm Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc. as a consulting actuary. Ms. Bady joins Pinnacle from United Services Automobile Association, where she held a variety of roles of increasing responsibility since 2011.
Airmic, the UK risk management and insurance professionals' association, has appointed Julia Graham chief executive of the organization, effective April 7. Ms. Graham is a former chair of both Airmic and the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) and served as Airmic's deputy CEO and technical director since 2015.
The board of global actuarial and consulting firm Milliman Inc. has elected Mike Meehan as a principal of the firm. Based in Milliman's Boston office, Mr. Meehan has had a career focused on working with captive insurance companies and other alternative risk financing programs.
John Talley, Missouri's longtime top captive insurance company regulator, will be retiring at the end of March and will start his own captive consulting firm. Mr. Talley joined the Missouri Department of Commerce and Insurance in 2015 and is its captive program manager.
The Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) has announced the three finalist teams in its "Using Captive Insurance To Better Manage Risk, Improve Your Bottom Line" essay contest for college risk management and insurance students, sponsored by Strategic Risk Solutions.
Pinnacle Actuarial Resources Inc. has promoted Laura Maxwell to director and consulting actuary and Jordan Paszek to consulting actuary. Ms. Maxwell has been in the property-casualty insurance industry since 1987 and with Pinnacle since 2005, while Mr. Paszek has been with Pinnacle since 2015.