Wade Sheeler, MBA, CPCU, CIC, CRM, is the 2013 recipient of the Burkhalter award. The Burkhalter Award is s presented at I-Day to a person who has made significant contributions to the community and the Iowa insurance industry. The Burkhalter Award is designed to recognize individuals who have influenced the Iowa property and casualty insurance industry and their community through civic involvement.
Wade is employed by Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company as Corporate Risk Manager. He has held various positions in Auditing, Research & Development, and Corporate Education & Training.
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December 2013 President’s Message
On Thursday, November 14, the Iowa Chapter held our annual Insurance Industry Day (I-Day) at the Downtown Marriott. We had a great turnout. For those that could not attend, photos of the day’s events are available below and on page 4, which also includes a link to view all the photos taken. Here is a recap by the numbers: 6 speakers, 162 attendees, 1 Burkhalter Award recipient, 4 chapter officers installed, 79 corporate sponsors, and most importantly the conferment of 44 New Designees! Thank you to Kim Smetzer and her entire planning committee for all their work to make I-Day 2013 a success. I-Day 2014 will be here before you know it. Please mark your calendars now for November 7, 2014 at the Prairie Meadows Conference Center! [click to continue…]
Peter Miller, Institute CEO and Cindy Baroway, Society President visited the CPCUs at Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company the day before the Iowa CPCU Society Chapter’s I-Day.
Pictured are the Grinnell sub-chapter officers and their guests – Adam Moore, Sub-Chapter President; Peter Miller; Stacy Walton, Sub-Chapter VP; Cindy Baroway; and Mark Johnson, Sub-Chapter Secretary-Treasurer