Vaughan faculty, staff, and board members.

The team of expert educators and industry leaders backing the Vaughan Institute make our successes and dynamic progress possible.

Faculty and staff

Bob Fulwider

Adjunct Lecturer

Richard Peter

Assistant Professor

Susan Haack

Adjunct Lecturer

Hal D. Larson

Adjunct Lecturer

Thomas Berry-Stoelzle

Faculty Director

Philip Brooks

Adjunct Lecturer

Scott Fisher

Adjunct Lecturer

Bryce Parker

Assistant Director, Vaughan Institute

Vaughan Advisory Board

Ted Flores, CPCU, ARM, AIC

Vice President - Risk Management (retired)
Griffith Foods International, Inc.
Director, Griffith Global Indemnity Company

Todd Fuhs

Chief Risk Officer and Chief Actuary
Transamerica (retired)

Michael S. Gould

Manager of Insurance Development
Iowa Economic Development Authority

Larry Hershberger

Director Emeritus
Vaughan Institute of Risk Management and Insurance

T.J. Knaus

Executive Vice President - Chicagoland
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Dan Krause

Senior Vice President
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Companies
President and Chief Executive Office
State Farm Florida

Vince Lamb

President and CEO
BITCO Insurance Companies

Josh Luther

SVP, Managing Director - Commercial Auto Accounts, Risk Practice
Midwest Series of Lockton Companies, LLC

Randi E. W. Marsh

Vice President - Operational Risk & Corporate Business Unit CRO
Principal Financial Group

Dana C. Ramundt

President and CEO, The Dana Company

Jeff Rommel

President, Nationwide P&C Independent Distribution

Julie Spore

Head of Operation & Conduct Risk Management

Therese M. Vaughan, Ph.D.

College of Business and Public Administration
Drake University

Rod Warren

Insurance Executive

Michael T. Wilkins

Executive Vice President
United Fire Group

Lisa Youngberg

Senior Manager, Operational Risk
Bank of Montreal/Harris Bank

Vaughan Young Alumni Board

The Vaughan Institute Young Alumni Board establishes strong ties between the institute and its students, faculty, staff, and alumni, thereby fostering the advancement of the institute.

Jon Abdo 

Financial Advisor

Matt Baker

AW Welt Ambrisco

Torie Chase

Commercial Underwriter
United Fire Group

Britta Delafield

Contract Claims Examiner
Merchants Bonding Company

Leah Feldmann

Account Executive
Holmes Murphy & Associates

Amanda Fritz

Product Manager
Security Solutions CDW

Jacob Hennigan

Commercial Lines Underwriter
United Fire Group

Staci Johnson

Risk Underwriting Specialist

Lizzie Hague

Agency Manager
VGM Insurance Services

Jon Langel

Business Analyst
McKinsey & Company

Dan Lengeling 
Austin Neimanis

Equity Research Associate
Principal Global Equities

Sean Noonan

Commercial Lines Underwriter
EMC Insurance

Adam Stuchel

Commercial Product Research & Development Consultant, Commercial Lines Product Management Analyst
EMC Insurance Companies

Drew Turner

Sales Manager 
Nationwide Insurance



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