As a Vice President within Swiss Re’s Corporate Solutions Division, Lisa is a senior underwriter in the healthcare team within the Professional & Financial Services Industry Practice. The team specializes in offering larger healthcare providers with professional and general liability coverage primarily for U.S. Healthcare organizations in all 50 states. As one of two of Swiss Re’s U.S.-based healthcare underwriters, Lisa works directly with domestic retail and wholesale brokers of all sizes. In addition to serving as underwriter for many of the largest and most prominent healthcare providers in the United States, Lisa is responsible for the definition and implementation of Swiss Re’s marketing strategy and growth plan for U.S. retail business.
Prior to joining Swiss Re in 2008, Lisa served as Associate Director of Malpractice for the University of Pennsylvania Health System where she was responsible for the management and oversight of all financial and insurance aspects of the Health System’s extensive medical professional liability program, which included two captive insurance companies, three acute care hospitals, and over 2,500 physicians and residents. She held this position for nearly four years.
Lisa began her insurance career as a healthcare broker at Aon’s National Healthcare Practice in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where she served for over three years and worked with some of the most experienced and respected healthcare brokers in the nation. In total, Lisa has been involved in the Medical Professional Liability arena for over ten years.
Lisa earned her Bachelor in Business Administration, with a major in Risk Management and Insurance, from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with summa cum laude honors. She also holds the Registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), and Associate in Surplus Lines Insurance (ASLI) professional industry designations. She is currently pursuing the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation and anticipates completion in early 2012. Lisa is a licensed Excess and Surplus Lines broker in the states of Pennsylvania and Missouri as well as a licensed Producer in the state of Pennsylvania.