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50th Annual

SEHOUA Conference

June 22-24, 2022

Hyatt Regency Coconut Point

Bonita Springs, FL

Sand Dunes


General Agenda Information

There will be a welcome reception starting at 6:00 PM on Wednesday June 22nd

Thursday June 23rd, there will be a breakfast starting at 7:00 AM followed by speaker presentations and lunch. Our evening dinner GALA will begin at 6:00 PM.

Friday June 24th, there will be a breakfast starting at 7:00 AM followed by speaker presentations which should conclude no later than 1:00 PM.

There will be a complete agenda included in the registration packets when checking in.

If you have specific questions please reach out to Kimberly Leonard.

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: 

SEHOUA Showdown

Dr. Dave Rengachary SVP, Head of Underwriting RGA

Dr. Monica Wilson; John Hancock, Chief Medical Director


Trending Causes of Liver Disease

Dr. Richard Braun VP & Chief Medical Director SCOR


Aged to Perfection – 50 Years of Laboratory Testing

Betsy Sears; EVP Laboratory Strategy & Sales ExamOne


Electronic Health Records

David Dorans CEO Clareto

The Challenge of Underwriting COVID-19: What You Need to Know

Dr. Gina Guzman; Vice President & Chief Medical Director Munich Re


Underwriting Cognition in the Digital Age

Dr. Niko van Zyl: VP & Chief Medical Director Hannover Re


Behavioral Economics, Much More Than Application Design

Keith Brown: GenRe, SVP, Head of Individual Life



2021-2022 Officers
Kimberly Leonard - President (Pacific Life)
Kimberly Cox-Fisher - Vice President (SCOR Global Life Americas)
Tim Rieder - Treasurer (Munich Re)
John Watt - Secretary (Hannover Re)
2021-2022 Committee Members

Tara Eckstein - Program Chair (Brighthouse Financial)
Kathy Green - Program (Protective Life)
Craig Vaughn - Sponsorship Chair (APPS)
Carla Wiseman - Membership Co-Chair (ExamOne)
Whitney G. Barnes - Membership Co-Chair (MIB)
Paul Jones - AV Coordinator and Webmaster (Hannover Re)
Bob Morris - Golf Chair (ExamOne)
Jenny Mason - Past President (Retired)
Lauri Chessario - Past President (Legal & General)
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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).

Conference Registration 
Conference Registration is now open. Please see the link under the 2022 Conference tab at the top of the screen
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 (877) 803-7534. Reservations must be made by May 30, 2022 to lock in the group rate of $199.00/night (plus taxes). Make sure you advise the hotel that 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 your reservation.

2020 Member Directory (click for pdf file)
Looking to join? Click here for membership information.