The 49th Annual SEHOUA Conference

June 23-25, 2021

The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami

A Contemporary Perspective for Today's Underwriter

Sand Dunes


We look forward to welcoming back old friends and meeting new ones as we explore the latest trends and developments in the underwriting industry.   Here is a list of our expert presenters. 

Richard Braun MD

Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

SCOR Global Life

Trending Causes of Liver Disease


Vice President and Chief Medical Director

Munich Re

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and the Insurance Impact

Corinne Kenny

Underwriting R&D Manager/Vice President

Swiss Re

Behavioral Insight In Action


AVP - Chief Underwriter

Sammons Financial

Development for Today's Underwriter

Dave Rengachary MD DBIM FALU FLMI

SVP and Chief Medical Director


SEHOUA Showdown

Steven J. Rigatti MD FAAIM FALU FLMI


Rigatti Risk Analytics


Kyle Schimek PharmD BCPS

Pharmacy Consultant


Underwriting Autoimmune Conditions with Rx Data and Medical Claims

Nico van Zyl MBBCh MSc

VP and Medical Director

Hannover Re

Updates on Cancer Testing and Treatments

Michael H. Wetzel MD DBIM CLU

Chief Medical Director


SEHOUA Showdown



2020-2021 Officers
Lauri Chessario - President (Erie Family Life)
Kim Leonard - Vice President (AIG)
Kimberly Cox-Fisher - Treasurer (SCOR Global Life)
Tim Rieder - Secretary (Munich Re)
2020-2021 Committee Members
Tara Eckstein - Program Chair (Brighthouse Financial)
Kathy Green - Program (Protective Life)
Craig Vaughn - Sponsorship Chair (APPS)
Carla Wiseman - Membership Co-Chair (ExamOne)
John Watt - Membership Co-Chair (Hannover Re)
Paul Jones - AV Coordinator and Webmaster (Hannover Re)
Bob Morris - Golf Chair (ExamOne)
Jenny Mason - Past President (Retired)
Susan Mayer - Past President (Hannover Re)
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SEHOUA Membership Registration
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Sponsorship Opportunities

We offer three levels of sponsorships. To learn more and/or pay online click here. Questions about sponsorships? Ask Craig Vaughan (click here to email Craig).

Hotel Reservation

Hotel reservations can be made by clicking the reservation link here Book your group rate for Southeastern Home Office Underwriters Association or by calling 1-877-557-3089. Reservations must be made by June 1, 2021 to lock in the group rate of $225/night (plus tax). Make sure you advise you are with the Southeastern Home Office Underwriters Association when making your reservation. NOTE a deposit for one night’s room rate plus tax is required at the time of reservation.

2020 Member Directory (click for pdf file)
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