Doug has lived in the Springfield area since 1992. He attended Missouri State University and Evangel University where he received a Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration. He has extensive experience insuring Public Entities and has designed programs for many of our area cities, counties, public utilities, and schools districts.
Doug holds a Missouri Property & Casualty Insurance License. His professional affiliations include the Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA), the Missouri Public Management Association (MoPRIMA), and the Ozarks Area Chapter of The Risk Management Society (RIMS).
It is the responsibility of the risk manager to design an organization-wide risk management program that assesses, prevents, and minimizes the liabilities that the City faces while providing a broad range of services to the community. Duties include claims management, insurance placement, risk assessments, and strategic planning.