Casualty Actuarial Society

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Results of 2008 CAS Election

09/05/2008 —

Balloting for the 2008 CAS election closed on August 29, 2008 and the CAS Tellers have verified the election results. Roger Hayne has been elected President-Elect.

Eugene Connell, Wayne Fisher, Alice Underwood, and Mavis Walters have been elected to the Board of Directors. The following members were elected or re-elected by the Board to serve as Vice Presidents:

  • Kenneth Quintilian, Vice President-Administration
  • David L. Menning, Vice President-Admissions
  • Kevin G. Dickson, Vice President- ERM
  • Ralph S. Blanchard, Vice President-International
  • Patricia A. Teufel, Vice President-Marketing and Communications
  • Andrew E. Kudera, Vice President-Professional Education
  • Louise A. Francis, Vice President-Research and Development

These Fellows will assume their positions at the close of the 2008 Annual Meeting in Seattle.

A total of 1,219 Fellows voted in this year's election, or 37% of the Fellows. This compares to 1,118 Fellows or 37% for last year.

According to the election procedures approved by the Board, all vote counts are released to the membership. These follow:

President-Elect
Roger Hayne 1042

Director
Alice Underwood763
Mavis Walters599
Eugene Connell530
Wayne Fisher517
James Christie457
Chester Szczepanski451
Richard Fein447
Clive Keatinge408

Congratulations to the new President-Elect and Board members, and to our new and continuing Vice Presidents! On behalf of the CAS, I want to thank all the candidates in the 2008 election for their willingness to run and, if elected, to serve.

Christopher S. Carlson
President, Casualty Actuarial Society

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