Our Mission: Through education, intern sponsorship programs and influencing legislation and regulation at the federal and state level, our mission is to foster an environment of diversity and professionalism to nurture growth for the insurance and risk management professional.

2019 - 2020 Board of Directors

Art Boyle - People 2.0           

Vice President/Programming
Jennifer Reno - QVC     

Vice President
Richard Graham - Septa                 

Tom Armstrong - Comcast                

Richard Pcihoda - PREIT                 

Mervat Hamza - Radian Group               

Steve Kuemmerle - UGI                     

Student Liaison
Krysten Cregger - LaSalle University                 

Student Liaison
Angela Lin - Temple University


What's Trending!

Please join your peers for a virtual, half-day Risk event hosted by the Houston Chapter of RIMS and InsurtechNY on May 13th entitled: "Risk Management in the Age of COVID" (Registration / information link at: https://modernrisk0513.eventbrite.com/ - all local RIMS Chapter members will receive a complimentary ticket, use coupon code: " delawarevalleyrims " on the ticket selection page.

Event background: TrustLayer was a RIMS2019 RiskTech Competition finalist & a Start-up Stadium Showcase company for RIMS2020 (which as you know has been cancelled). Due to this, TrustLayer came up with the idea to host an online Risk-focused event to try and fill the void and bring the Risk Management community together virtually.

They have worked very closely with the Houston Chapter of RIMS and InsurTechNY to create the content and engage the highest caliber speakers from across the risk transfer chain (risk managers, insurance thought leaders, carriers, brokers, enterprise companies, and other subject matter experts).  

We hope that you can join in.


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Program Calendar

Mark the following dates on your calendar for our upcoming meetings:

March 10, 2020 - Globalization: What is your Multinational IQ, at Aramark Corporate Headquarters2400 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

May 19, 2020 - Annual Business Meeting and Election of Chapter Officers and Board of Directors, at PREIT Corporate Offices, One Commerce Square, 2005 Market Street, Suite 1000, Philadelphia PA. Business meeting and election of Board Directors and Officers (open to members only) from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm; Happy Hour from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm (open to all), Location: TBD

Information will be forthcoming on topics, and locations in the near future. Dates may be subject to change. Please always refer to www.rims.org and the Events Calendar for the latest information, and registration links.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Thank you for your continued support of the Chapter.

Delaware Valley RIMS Chapter

Founded in 1951, the Delaware Valley Chapter of RIMS was the second chapter. We serve the Risk Management community in Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. RIMS, founded in 1950 serves over 4,800 businesses and organizations represented by over 10,000 individuals with risk management responsibilities throughout the world. By belonging to RIMS, you will receive a wealth of benefits designed to provide you with the most comprehensive information on risk management.