Course Information

Program: CRM
Event: Control of Risk
Delivery Method: Classroom
Instruction Hours: 16*
Metro Area:
Available Seats: 38
Start Date: Sep 21, 2021
End Date: Sep 23, 2021
Exam Start Date: Sep 23, 2021
Exam End Date: Sep 23, 2021
Price: $440


Meridian Mark II Conference Center
Sep 21, 2021

11711 N. Meridian Street, #180
Carmel, IN 46032

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Pacific Mountain Central Eastern



Topic Date Time Speaker
Registration/Check-In Sep 21, 2021 07:30-08:00
Risk Control and Mitigation - Human Resources Sep 21, 2021 08:00-12:15 Ronald G. Hicks
Lunch - on your own Sep 21, 2021 12:15-13:15
Risk Control and Mitigation - Property & Liability Sep 21, 2021 13:15-17:15 Ronald G. Hicks
Exam Briefing Sep 21, 2021 17:15-17:30
Check-In Sep 22, 2021 07:30-08:00
Crisis & Disaster Planning Sep 22, 2021 08:00-12:00 Rodney L. Smith
Lunch - on your own Sep 22, 2021 12:00-13:00
Claims Management Sep 22, 2021 13:00-17:00 Rodney L. Smith
Check-In Sep 23, 2021 07:30-08:00
Examination Sep 23, 2021 08:00-10:30

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Pacific Mountain Central Eastern

Kyle Drawdy | Bio

Kyle is currently the Sr. Manager of Risk and Insurance for TopBuild. TopBuild is the Nation’s leading installer and distributor of insulation and building material products with over 10,000 employees. Prior to this position, Kyle was the Director of Risk Management for the North East Florida Education Consortium (NEFEC). NEFEC is composed of 12 school districts in the State of Florida with a combined TIV of $3.6 billion, 18,000 employees, and 100,000 students. Kyle began his insurance career with Brown and Brown Insurance in 2005 after serving 4 years in the Army as a member of the 1/75th Ranger Regiment. In 2006 Kyle earned his CIC designation, and in 2016 he earned both the CRM and ARM designations. Kyle also obtained a Master’s Degree in Risk Management and Insurance from Florida State University.

Rodney L. Smith | Bio

Rodney is Southeast Region Director for Lloyd's. Lloyd's is headquartered in London and opened the Southeastern office for Lloyd's in Atlanta in late 2010. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Risk Management and Insurance degree and received his CIC designation in 2006 and CRM designation in 2013. Rodney has over 31 years of Insurance industry experience. He is a prominent national speaker, frequently asked to address industry conventions and Universities. Rodney serves as an instructor at the WSIA courses and is a certified instructor approved to provide CE credits in multiple states. Rodney serves on educational boards and industry committees including the National Insurance Industry Council, Georgia State University School of Risk Management Board, Troy State University School of Risk Management, University of Georgia RMI Board, International Society of Catastrophe Managers, WSIA Education Committee, and the Georgia Surplus Lines Association Executive Committee.

Ronald G. Hicks | Bio

Ronald Hicks is Executive Vice President of Hicks Risk Consulting Inc., located in Mt. Laurel, NJ. The firm is a small risk management consulting firm that focuses on insurance coverages and loss control as a significant aspect of the risk management process. Prior to consulting, Ron was a licensed producer for 20 years. He has a degree in Psychology from Temple University, earned his CIC designation in 2006, and his CRM designation in 2012. He also holds the Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) designation from IRMI. Ron is an OSHA authorized 10 and 30-hour construction trainer. Ron works directly with companies to assist them in reducing their insurable and non-insurable losses. His work includes analyzing losses to determine trending concerns, working with companies to increase the results from their safety programs, facilitating safety committees, reviewing risk control techniques, assisting clients in strengthening contractual risk transfer language, and training. He also works with insurance companies as a contracted loss control consultant for property, general liability, workers compensation, auto, pollution, and professional liability. Ron's experience with companies is broad in size and industry. They range from small family owned manufacturers to national railroads and global print media organizations. He brings a unique aspect of loss control to his clients. Having an understanding of insurance policy language, claims experience, and safety training; Ron is able to bring a unique perspective to the loss control process. He is just as comfortable walking on a construction site with a hard hat on as he is training workers how to perform their tasks in a safe manner.