Where Program Business Gets Done

January 2022


2022 TMPAA Mid-Year Meeting


Join us in Boston, May 2-4, to hear program business thought leaders discuss new opportunities in a changing industry. Grow and improve your operation with access to program carriers including London Markets, premier service providers, reinsurance support, program development and distribution resources, educational opportunities, and networking with an expected 800 program professionals.

GOLD MEETING SPONSORS | Zurich • QBE • Wilson Elser • Sedgwick • Munich Re • Tysers • AIG Programs • Hudson Insurance • BMS Re US • Berkley • Great American Insurance • Martin & Company • Patra • Allianz • Old Republic Specialty • Breckenridge Group


Advisory Board

Welcome, John Colis

John Colis takes the helm as TMPAA President. He is the President and CEO of Euclid Insurance Services, Inc., operating as a program administrator for specialty P&C insurance programs as well as a general agency involved in the sales of various employee benefit products. John is a two time graduate of Northwestern University receiving his Bachelors of Arts Degree and his MBA from Northwestern’s Graduate School of Management. John has been active on the TMPAA Advisory Board since 2017.

Advisory Board

Thank You, Chris Pesce

The TMPAA Advisory Board and staff would like to thank Chris Pesce, National Director of One80 Intermediaries, for 3 years of dedicated service to the Association. He enthusiastically led three in person events and helped guide the first (and hopefully last) virtual Summit. Chris will continue to serve as a member of the Advisory Board.


Association Staff

Meet Susan Allen

Susan Allen joined Target Markets in December as Director of Insurance Services and Education. In this role, she will provide strategic leadership and direction for all resource development, educational programming, and other insurance services to assist TMPAA members. Susan is an accomplished 20-year veteran of the industry and has been active in the program space for over a decade. She held executive leadership roles at major carriers gaining business acumen, versatility in specialty underwriting, and an understanding of marketplace needs.

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Target University

Dean Thompson Challenge Returns

Program Administrator members who earn the Certified Programs Leader (CPL) Designation by the 2022 Mid-Year OR Summit will receive $500 from Target University Dean, Greg Thompson. The mission of Target University is to further promote Best Practices in program administration, enhance the status of program business in the insurance industry and recognize the specialized skill sets of program specialists. TMPAA members who complete and pass all 12 courses and have the prerequisite history in program business are eligible to apply for the CPL Designation.



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