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Ronald "Ron" Allen

Executive Director

Ron began serving as Executive Director of the Public School Risk Institute in July of 2012. His risk management experience and knowledge in Public Risk Management spans more than 30 years, including 12 years as the Director of Risk Management Services for Durham Public Schools, and 17 years with the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill as Risk and Safety Manager. While employed at UNC, Ron received several recognitions including an award for Innovation in Risk Management and Occupational Safety and Health. He has extensive experience in assisting public schools and other entities in reducing and mitigating operational business losses. During his risk management and safety carrier, Ron was instrumental in developing and implementing risk management methodologies that decreased overall operational expenditures at the federal, state and local government levels. Ron is President and founder of a risk management consultant firm that provides independent consulting and management advisory services to public schools and insurance brokers. He has served on several risk management boards and advisory groups, including NC Public School Risk Management Academy and the NC Public Risk Management Association.

Years of Public Risk Management and Safety Experience: 31

Education: B.S. Safety Engineering and Management

Advance Studies in Enterprise Risk Management, Risk Assessment and Threats, Strategic Risk Development and Process Improvement.

Contact Number: 706-715-3381 ex.711 or 919-883-6062

Contact Info

Phone: (706) 715-3381, ext 711, or 919-883-6062

Email: ronallen@schoolrisk.org

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