Introduces 2015 Officers & Board of Directors
YORK (January 5, 2015) — RIMS, the
risk management society™, today announced that Rick Roberts, RF, ALCM, ARM,
ARME, CPCU will
lead the Society as president for the 2015 term, effective January 1.
is the Director of Risk Management and Employee Benefits for Ensign-Bickford
Industries, Inc. He has been a member of RIMS for 25 years and on its Board of
Directors for seven years. Previously, Mr. Roberts served as the Society’s
Vice President and Board liaison to RIMS External Affairs Committee. He is a member of RIMS Connecticut Valley
Chapter where he served as the chapter’s president from 1997 to 1998.
days as a risk professional are ever the same,” said Mr. Roberts. “Current
events, new technologies and global initiatives continue to keep risk
professionals searching for the latest industry information and best practices.
greatest asset is its members, an engaged and generous network of professionals
who willingly share their experiences to help colleagues better prepare their
organizations for the unknown. With a focus on the Society’s long-term
strategy, we will continue to strengthen our networks, enhancing our ability to
deliver thought-leading content to the global risk management community.”
on RIMS 2015 Board of Directors:
- President: Richard
J. Roberts, Jr., RF, ALCM, ARM, ARME, CPCU;
Director of Risk Management and Employee Benefits,
Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc.;
- Vice President: Julie
C. Pemberton, ARM; Director, Enterprise Risk and Insurance Management, Outerwall
- Treasurer: Robert
Cartwright, Jr., CRM; Safety and Health Manager, Bridgestone
Retail Operations, LLC;
Secretary: Jennifer Santiago, ARM; Director of
Insurance, Novartis Corporation.
- Robert Zhang, China
Risk and Compliance Manager, IKEA (China) Investment Co., Ltd.
- Gordon Adams; Chief Risk Officer, Tri-Marine International, Inc.;
- Gloria Brosius;
Director, Risk Management and Insurance Programs, Farm Credit Council
- Al Gorski; Chief
Risk Officer, Orange County Transportation Authority;
- Leslie Lamb; Director,
Global Risk Management, Cisco Systems, Inc.;
- Steve Pottle;
Director, Risk Management Services, York University;
- Frederick J.
Savage, FCII, ARM; Director, Risk
Management (San Ramon), Chevron Corporation;
- Lori Seidenberg, RF,
ARM; Senior Vice President, Insurance/Risk Management, Hunt Companies;
- Carolyn M. Snow,
CPCU; Director, Risk Management, Humana Inc. (Ex-Officio);
- Janet Stein, Director,
Risk Management & Insurance, University of Calgary.
For more information about RIMS leadership, visit www.RIMS.org.