Women in Leadership

Mission Statement 
The mission of the IASA Women in Leadership (WIL) Committee would be to educate, encourage, and mentor females in the insurance industry to become leaders within IASA and in the industry. The Women in Leadership Committee is a subcommittee of the D&I Committee. 

About the Chair 
Kristine Weber | Senior Vice President – Accounting & Claims Manager |BMS Re
Kristine currently manages the team of Accounting & Claims analysts on day-to-day client activities as part of the Client Reinsurance Operations group at BMS. Kristine works on all insurance lines of business including workers’ compensation & property/casualty and has a focus in handling specialty casualty business including professional liability and medical malpractice accounts. She has been involved in many IT related initiatives including system implementation & conversion projects as well as developing system metric & reporting solutions.   

Upcoming Activities for Women in Leadership Committee  

Q1 2021
- 2021 Joint D&I and Women in Leadership Industry Climate & Needs Assessment Survey 
 - IASA Xchange lite Session: The Myth of Work/Life Balance: A Primer for Working Women in the Age of COVID, Mon., 1/25 from 5:00 - 5:55pm ET.  
 - Women’s History Month Recognition Activities 


Related Articles & Resources
Forbes 1.6.21 - Women Are Quitting: What We Can Do To Curb The ‘She-Cession’  

Committee Member Roster

Kristine Weber, Chair 
Sr. Vice President - Accounting & Claims Manager   
Minneapolis, MN

Margo Andersen, Member 
Marketing Director
Larson & Company
South Jordan, UT

Jeanne Sokolak, Member 
General Manager
RR Donnelley
Philadelphia, PA


Kerry Crockett, Staff Advisor 
Chief Executive Officer
IASA International Office
Grovetown, GA
Kelli Bohannon, Staff Liaison   
Director of Membership
IASA International Office
Albuquerque, NM



For more information about this committee or if you have questions, please contact Kelli Bohannon at kbohannon@iasa.org .