Southwest Chapter

The Southwest Chapter provides educational programs and networking events in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada and Utah. 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.


ANNUAL SPONSORSHIP makes 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 all promotional materials that are sent to 233 members and 1,130 non-members, viewed up to 11,000 times by 1,300 key industry professionals in your local market. To Sponsor this Chapter in 2018 CLICK HERE. 

Photos of Southwest Activities

Upcoming Events

Steering Committee

Monica M Minkel (Chapter Chair) - USI
Brian Platt (Chapter Committee) - IMA, Inc
Eric Zehnpfennig (Chapter Committee) - Philadelphia Insurance Companies
Konnie Keaschall-Kiser (Chapter Committee) - Burns & Wilcox - AZ
Chad A Bertuleit (Chapter Committee) - Arch Insurance Group
Courtney Olsen (Chapter Committee) - Great American Insurance Group
Eric S Werkheiser (Chapter Committee) - Nationwide E&S/Specialty
Colleen N Hopwood (Chapter Committee) - The Hanover Insurance Group
Debora Verdier (Chapter Chair) - Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester
Aneisha D Goldsmith (Chapter Committee) - Chubb
Scott Delatorre (Chapter Committee) - Markel Corporation
Kit Cabonor (Chapter Committee) - Lockton Companies
Delphia Weems (Chapter Committee) - Markel Corp
Damian Arguello (Chapter Committee) - Colorado Insurance Law Center
John Wittwer (Chapter Committee) - The Cavanagh Law Firm, PA
Devina Joiner (Chapter Committee) - Nationwide Insurance