Committees

Membership

Candace Burch, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance

The chair of the Membership Committee maintains a current list of paid chapter members, monitors and updates the membership roster as needed, and promotes new chapter membership.

Good Works

Cory Krause, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance

The Good Works committee promotes actively participating in our community to make it a better place to live.  We volunteer our time and offer our resources for volunteer activities and donations.

Newsletter

Andy Flanagan, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance

The Newsletter Committee provides Chapter information to members via a monthly newsletter, available via the Chapter website. The newsletter previews upcoming speakers at Chapter meetings, and includes news about members and Chapter initiatives.

Scholarship

Michelle Russell, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance

The Scholarship Committee solicits scholarship applications from college students pursuing degrees in insurance, insurance-related studies or actuarial science.  We review candidates based on academic achievements, financial need and community service and distribute scholarships as approved by the chapter board.

Circle of Excellence

Tracy Nichols, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance Company

The Circle of Excellence  deals with accomplishments as a chapter and ensuring that our chapter reaches excellence status with the National CPCU organization.  We keep track of chapter accomplishments and communicate with the board in this regard.

I-Day

Laura Wood, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance Company

The I-Day chairperson coordinates our annual I-Day event.

Webmaster

Mike Armbrustmacher, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance Company

The Webmaster is responsible for updating and maintaining content on the Chapter's website, and works closely with the Newsletter committee chair to ensure consistent and effective content strategy between the two.

New Designee

Bruce Cowgill, CPCU and Wendy Burchell, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance

The New Designee committee is responsible for welcoming new members to help them gain a better understanding of what the Mid-Michigan CPCU chapter has to offer.  We are responsible for organizing a local conferment ceremony at one of our luncheon meetings to recognize their outstanding achievement.

Golf Outing Coordinator

Matt Burke, CPCU
Auto-Owners Insurance

The Golf Outing Coordinator is responsible for planning the annual golf outing.