Judges revealed for Rising Stars

Meet the industry heads who will comprise the judging panel for the prestigious industry awards

Judges revealed for Rising Stars

Insurance News


As the nominations deadline this Friday, June 9, approaches, the judges for Insurance Business America’s Rising Stars have been revealed.

The judging panel includes:

  • Jacqueline Waters – Member, Board of Trustees at Professional Liability Underwriting Society and Managing Director & Practice Leader, FSG Legal & Claims Practice at Aon
  • Kristen Peed – Board of Directors, Treasurer at RIMS (Risk and Insurance Management Society) and Director of Corporate Risk Management at CBIZ
  • Victoria Learned-Fenty – Diversity Council Agent Member at Big I and Learning Facilitation Specialist at Chubb
  • Sherita Hardy – President at National African-American Insurance Association - Dallas Fort Worth Chapter and Vice President at Amwins
  • Akhil Chopra – Managing Director, Cyber Brokerage Leader at Lockton Financial Services

Readers and colleagues are invited to submit their nominations for this list of young industry superstars. If you or someone you know is an outstanding insurance professional aged 35 or younger, nominate now via this online form.

The Rising Stars report is proudly supported by ACORD and the Association of Professional Insurance Women (APIW). Winners will be announced on the Insurance Business America website in October.

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