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

Loren L. Coppock

Chairman of the Board, TrueNorth Companies LLC

D. Ted Flores

Risk Management Specialist, Griffith Laboratories Inc. (retired)

Todd Fuhs

Chief Risk Officer and Chief Actuary, Transamerica (retired)

Larry Hershberger

Director Emeritus, Vaughan Institute of Risk Management and Insurance

T.J. Knaus

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

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, Transamerica

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

Producer, 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, Cigna

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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