Board of Directors

These individuals and organizations along with the time and dedication of our volunteers, state champions and teachers, are key to InVEST's four decades of success. 

Chairman: Cindy Hower, President, Kellerman Insurance
Executive Committee Liaison: John R. Costello, First Vice President, First Niagara Risk Management
Board Members:     
      Mike Abate, AVP, MetLife Auto & Home     
      Bryan Bernier, CEO, Professional Independent Insurance Agents of Colorado
      Brian Flemming, Field Development, The Motorists Insurance Group
      Jill A. Francis, SVP National Distribution Leader, Chubb
      Connie Frey, University Relations and Learning Delivery Leader, Westfield Insurance
      David Hale, President, Hale & Associates
      Emily Hathcoat, Vice President Marketing, CNA​ 

      Charles Hilson, President, Talent Pipeline Div. Risk Management Solutions of America
      Ian Hoffman, Chief Marketing Officer, Applied Systems, Inc. 
      David C. Marlett, Professor of Insurance, Appalachian State University
      Daniel J Mastrototaro, Vice President Business Development, Hanover Insurance Group
      Pete Miller, President/CEO, The Institutes
      Neal Montgomery, National Director of Field Management, Travelers
      Mike Moore, Vice President of Program and Performance Management, Nationwide Insurance
      Bridgeen Policarpio, Assistant Vice President, Hartford School of Ins, The Hartford
      Errica Rivera, Community Relations Officer, State Auto Insurance Companies
      Loren Shoemaker, Senior Vice President,Chief Operating Officer, Hartford Steam Boiler
      Lindsey Shank, Regional Agency Operations Manager / VP, BB&T Insurance Services, Inc
      Karen Sullivan, Vice President Personal Lines-Independent Channel Sales, Allstate
      Amanda Taylor, Vice President Strategic Initiatives, QBE North America
      Ryan Teubner, Producer, Rich & Cartmill, Inc. 
      Barbara Walker, Vice President, Hartland Insurance Agency
      Crista Walker, Director Agent Communications, Safeco/Liberty Mutual Insurance
      Bruce Winterburn, Vice President Industry Relations, Vertafore

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