League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust Administrator Pete Tritz has been named as recipient of AGRiP's 2017 Award of Excellence in Service.
The Association of Governmental Risk Pools Board of Directors has selected Lynn McNamara, executive director of CIS (Citycounty Insurance Services) in Oregon as the recipient of the 2017 AGRiP Award for Excellence in Leadership. AGRiP will recognize McNamara’s excellence in leadership at the 2017 Governance & Leadership Conference.
Details of a settlement agreement in the closely-watched WCRP v Clark County case have been released.
The dues rate for AGRiP member pools is increasing 3 percent for renewals beginning Jan. 1, 2017. Contribution rate increases for QEI Patrons are more significant beginning in 2017, but represent the first-ever rate change since the QEI program's inception.
Mark down March 5-8 because you don't want to want to miss our 2017 Governance & Leadership Conference.
Nominations are now being accepted for AGRiP's Award for Excellence.
AGRiP's Resident Futurist Rebecca Ryan talks about common decision-making biases, how they might affect decisions made by public entity pools, and simple tricks to help avoid them.
Attendees at the 2016 Fall Educational Forum learned the importance of identifying and tracking "weak signals," which function as early warning signals of change.
There are two accepted cases at the United States Supreme Court that school pools, and others, may wish to monitor. Both could subject schools to additional federal lawsuits for monetary damages under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
It appears a Washington Supreme Court matter being watched closely by pools will resolve without the Court making a determination.