RMI Executive Council

The Dr. William T. Hold/The National Alliance Program in Risk Management and Insurance is fortunate to be guided by an executive council comprising members who serve as advisers and financial supporters of one of the most successful and highly ranked RMI programs in the nation. The Risk Management and Insurance Executive Council includes seasoned professionals who advocate for our program to ensure the program’s curriculum remains relevant, provides resources to improve the program and a forum for the exchange of ideas, and offers our students opportunities to network with industry executives.


Council Members

Ted OstranderTed Ostrander, Chair
CEO (Ret.)
Lassiter-Ware, Inc.

Dan AvilaDaniel H. Avila
Territory Distribution Leader, Florida

Doug BishopDoug Bishop
President & CEO
Bouchard Insurance

Scott ClarkScott Clark
Area Senior Vice President, Claim Advocate

Steve CunninghamSteve Cunningham
Director (Ret.)
Legacy Underwriters, Inc.

Terry DavidsonTerry Davidson, CEBS
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP)

Tracy Duncan

Tracy Duncan
Regional Vice President
Auto-Owners Insurance

Steve Farmer

Steve Farmer
Executive Vice President & Profit Center Leader
Brown & Brown Insurance

Ernie Garateix

Ernie Garateix
Heritage Insurance

Leslie Hanley

Leslie Hanley, CPCU, ARM
Vice President, Risk Management
New York Yankees

William T. Hold

Dr. William T. Hold
Executive Chairman
The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research

Jake Holehouse
Jake Holehouse, CPCU
HH Insurance Group

Richard Kerr
 Richard K. Kerr
Novatae Risk Group

Jason LevineJason Levine
President & CEO
Harry Levine Insurance

Patrick MaroneyPatrick Maroney
Professor Emeritus
Florida State University

Travis MillerTravis Miller
President & Shareholder
Radey Law Firm

Kevin MitchellKevin Mitchell
TypTap Insurance Company

Lester MoralesLester Morales
Founder & CEO
Next Impact, LLC.

Dani ParsonsDani Parsons
Account Executive

Felicia RawlinsFelicia Rawlins
Vice President – Underwriting Manager
Aspen Insurance Group

Jeff SeidlJeff Seidl, CIC, CRM
Senior Vice President
Foundation Risk Partners, Inc.

Clint StrauchClint Strauch
Florida Peninsula Insurance Company

Kyle UlrichKyle Ulrich
President & CEO
Florida Association of Insurance Agents