Ralph BlanchardRalph S. Blanchard

Ralph S. Blanchard III was the 2010-2011 President of the CAS and is a Vice President and Actuary for The Travelers Companies, Inc. in Hartford, Connecticut.


Ed Bradford

Ed Bradford, FCAS, is the Chairperson of COTOR and has served on the committee since 2010. He has also volunteered on several other CAS Research Committees.

Kris DeFrain

Kris DeFrain, FCAS, MAAA, CPCU is the 2011-2012 Vice President-International of the Casualty Actuarial Society. She is the NAIC Director, Actuarial and Statistical Department in Kansas City, Missouri.

Picture - Color - Gorvett (121x150)Rick Gorvett

Rick Gorvett, FCAS, ASA, MAAA, CERA, ARM, FRM, Ph.D., serves on the CAS Board of Directors and chairs the Academic Working Group of the University Engagement Committee. He is the director of the actuarial science program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

c-leong-large2Jessica Leong

Jessica Leong, FCAS, serves on the CAS Board of Directors. She is a predictive analytics execution lead at Zurich North America.


Don Mango, FCAS, CERA serves on the CAS Board of Directors and is an active volunteer in the CAS community. He is the Vice Chairman of Enterprise Analytics at Guy Carpenter & Co., LLC.


David MenningDavid Menning

David Menning was the 2010-2011 Vice President-Admissions of the Casualty Actuarial Society. He is the Countrywide Pricing Director for State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company in Bloomington, Illinois.

Genevieve O’Toole

Genevieve O’Toole, FCAS, is a member of the Continuing Education Compliance Committee and has served on the committee since 2011. She also volunteers for the Examination Committee.

moberholtzerMarc Oberholtzer

Marc Oberholtzer, FCAS, MAAA, chairs the Committee on Financial Reporting and Analysis. He is a principal at PricewaterhouseCoopers, in Philadelphia.


ross_gail2Gail Ross

Gail Ross, FCAS, chairs the CAS Centennial Steering Committee. She is a principal and consulting actuary for Milliman Inc. in New York.


Pat Teufel

Pat Teufel is the 2011-2012 President of the CAS.

Melissa Tomita_2Melissa Tomita

Melissa Tomita, FCAS, MAAA, serves as chair of the University Engagement Committee and as a CAS University Liaison. She is a senior actuary at Nationwide Insurance Company.


Alice Underwood

Alice Underwood,  FCAS, CERA, serves as the CAS vice president-research and development. She is executive vice president for Willis Re in New York.