Joel Cavaness, President, Risk Placement Services
Cavaness began his career as a casualty underwriter for standard and E&S carriers before joining Arthur J. Gallagher in St. Louis as a marketing representative in 1986, working his way up to area vice president by 1990. In 1996, he moved to Itasca, Illinois, to serve as president of International Special Risk Services before being named president of RPS in 1997. Cavaness is very active in the WSIA, having been on the board since 2010 and currently serving as a vice president.
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