Midwest Chapter

The Midwest Chapter provides educational programs and networking events in Chicago, Detroit, Milwaukee, Cleveland, St. Louis, and Kansas City. Chapter events are open to anyone wanting to attend and are not limited to individuals within the region. Members and non-members are welcome! Click here to see all events that are taking place at PLUS.

2020 Midwest Chapter sponsorships available now! Click here for more information
Annual sponsors make it possible for the Chapter to hold these high quality events. Company sponsor names are posted on the PLUS website, on signage at the Chapter events, and on select promotional materials that are viewed by key industry professionals in your local market

Have an idea for a topic or want to speak at a Chapter event? Contact one of the committee members listed below.

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Upcoming Events

Annual Holiday Party in Chicago
Dec 10, 2019 - Dec 10, 2019
Chicago, IL

Steering Committee

Michael A Scott (Chapter Committee) - CNA
Angela M Cox (Chapter Chair) - Navigators Insurance
Joseph V Catalano (Chapter Committee) - AmWINS Brokerage of Illinois, LLC
Adam E Pietras (Chapter Committee) - Markel
Orsola M Meo (Chapter Committee) - Argo Pro
Adam Taylor (Chapter Chair) - USLI
Christopher J Nadeau (Chapter Committee) - Nicolaides Fink Thorpe Michaelides & Sullivan
Joel Vander Vliet (Chapter Committee) - Skarzynski Marick & Black LLP
Josephine Ramirez (Chapter Committee) - ECC Insurance Brokers, Inc.
Jason M Taylor (Chapter Committee) - Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
Warren Poetzing (Chapter Committee) - United States Liability Insurance Group
Angie Biancalana (Chapter Committee) - Great American Insurance Group
Shantell Bishop (Chapter Committee) - Argo Pro US
Mark Rector (Chapter Committee) - Lloyd's
Kathryn Jercich (Chapter Committee) - Markel
Thomas P Ross (Chapter Committee) - Independent Insurance Agents Association of Illinois
Monica Banasiuk (Chapter Committee) - Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP
Giovanna Bruno (Chapter Committee) - Aon