Join Iowa’s insurance industry leaders as we recognize those who have made a lasting impact on our industry.
Please submit your nomination by August 1, 2020 to be considered in the current selection cycle.
To be eligible for consideration, nominees must have an Iowa connection, serve as a role model for young people as well as others in the insurance business, exhibit the highest standards of ethical conduct, and have significantly impacted the insurance industry.
Professional photos from the 2019 Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony are now available from Todd Hugen Photography.
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Drew Caulk is a second-year student at Drake University with a major in Actuarial Science, a minor in Data Analytics, and a concentration in Risk Management and Insurance. While originally from Chicago, he came to Drake in August of 2017 and will be graduating a year early in May of 2020.
Drake has offered him a multitude of experiences in the actuarial and statistical fields, notably participating in the Traveler’s 2018 Actuarial Case Competition in Minneapolis, Minnesota and in an actuarial study titled ‘Data Quality Challenge’ in the winter of 2019 in which he spent a few months in a hands-on opportunity to model data to achieve predictive results on car insurance claims. Drew is especially passionate about not only cutting-edge blend of data analytics with traditional pricing.
This year, Drew will be spending his summer in Montpelier, Vermont working as an actuarial intern with National Life. He is also participating in The Actuarial Foundation’s Modeling the Future Challenge of 2019 as a student intern developing data for high school students, while also presenting on the nature of actuarial science to students in his hometown. Next fall he’s seeking to become a tutor for students in the Des Moines area through The Actuarial Foundation. Once he graduates, he hopes to return to Chicago and achieve an ASA designation by the end of 2021.
Rachel is a junior at the University of Iowa. She is majoring in Actuarial Science and Statistics with a minor in Math and a Risk Management and Insurance certificate. She is also making progress on the actuarial examinations and will be sitting for her fifth exam in June 2019. Rachel is currently serving as the Vice […]
Kelly is currently a third year student at the University of Iowa working towards a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and in Statistics, with a concentration in Risk Management & Insurance and a minor in Economics. Throughout her tenure at the University of Iowa, Kelly has been engaged in multiple campus activities. Kelly, is an active member […]
Nathan Ruplinger is an upcoming junior at Drake University, double majoring in actuarial science and finance, with a minor in data analytics and a concentration in insurance. Although he has spent most of his life living in Wisconsin, Nathan has loved his time spent in Iowa and is unbelievably grateful to be the recipient of […]