The RISE Awards

The annual RISE Awards recognizes top rising talent in the insurance industry. Every year we receive dozens of nominations of deserving young professionals who are making an impact in their company, community, and the industry as a whole. To be eligible, nominees must work in the insurance industry and be 35 years of age or under by May 24, 2023.

RISE Award nominations are open now through February 15. 

RISE is hosting our 7th annual RISE Awards in person on May 23-24, 2023 in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Join us for the 2023 RISE Leadership Summit & Awards Gala- featuring interactive leadership training, top-tier networking, and a proper celebration for the best in the insurance industry, our 35 Under 35 Winners.

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RISE Awards Winners 2022

Alivia Cooper

Claims Customer Analytics Specialist at Amerisure Insurance Company

Alana Letourneau

Chief Clinical Strategy Officer at Carisk Partners

Eric Brown

BA Supervisor/Senior Business Analyst at MMG Insurance

Meaghan Stephenson

Field Marketing Manager North America at FRISS

Shipra Mehta

Partner at Costello Ginex & Wideikis

Cole Horton

HR Generalist - Corporate Trainer at Merchants Bonding Company

Jennifer Holbrook

Senior Large Account Underwriter at Harford Mutual Insurance Group

Josh Carmona

Underwriting Specialist, Brokerage Excess at Nationwide E&S/Specialty

Megan Nelson

Analytics Consultant at Gallagher Bassett

Tandeka Nomvete

Director of External Engagement at Spencer Educational Foundation

Cassie Larson

SVP, Strategic Execution at Bindable

Ema Roloff

Director of Enterprise Solutions at Naviant

Andrew Schwartz

Analyst at Oliver Wyman/Celent

Rachel Jenkins

Customer Success Manager, Managing Director at Founder Shield

Ryan Santacrose

Assistant Vice President at Artex Risk Solutions

Awais Farooq

Head of US Insurance Practice at ActiveOps

Chris Wright

Superintendent, Casualty Claims at The Cincinnati Insurance Companies

Erica Russell

Liability Adjuster at Canal Insurance

Mark Coppa

Junior Underwriter at Falvey Cargo Underwriting

Owie Agbontaen

AVP, Regional Underwriting Executive at Sompo International

Zach Brown

CEO & Founder at Modern Reign Insurance Brokers

Lauren Fernández

Recruiting Manager at Insure National

Scott Francis

Senior Vice President at Intertel

Tania Sanfiel

Sr. Manager at Assurant

Amin Touahri

Head of Financial Solutions at Hartford Steam Boiler Insurance

Annie Ryan

Head of Agency Servicing at NEXT Insurance

Cynthia Scott

Claims Team Lead at Tower Hill Insurance Group

Mackenzie Gilkey

Claims Adjuster at Kemper Property & Casualty

Mary Calmer

Associate Commercial Agribusiness Underwriter at Crum & Forster

Caitlin McPhillips

Senior Claims Specialist at Vela Insurance Services

Jon Perrillo

Vice President at Lockton Companies

Rosalia Cortes

Coaching Specialist at Liberty Mutual Insurance

Walter Davenport

Head of Process Coordination at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

Joseph Terpening

Property Claims Specialist at Kingstone Insurance Company

Megan Hoffman

Claims Analyst at Producers National Corporation

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RISE Awards Past Winners