American Association of Insurance Management Consultants


Full name: 
Certified Insurance Counselor

Pauline Thomas

Independent Risk Management & Insurance Consultant and Expert Witness. 46+ years’ experience with commercial and personal risks. Provide fee based transactional consulting services to self-insureds and buyers of insurance and litigation consulting and expert witness services to legal counsel. We do not sell insurance.

Jennifer Walker

Jennifer Walker is the founding member of the Walker Law Firm, LLC. (Iowa), the Law Office of Jennifer Walker, LLC. (Georgia) and Walker Risk Consulting, LLC. (Iowa).  Jennifer was admitted to the Georgia State Bar in 2014 after a 30 year career in the insurance industry.   She was admitted to the Iowa State Bar in 2015 and the Nebraska State Bar in 2016. 

Van Hedges

Van is currently President of Southern Insurance Consulting, where he assists insurance agencies with valuations and mergers & acquisitions. He also provides expert testimony, litigation support and coverage analysis.  In 2000, he joined the University of Mississippi faculty as Adjunct Professor of Insurance and teaches Finance 341 – “Risk Management and Insurance”.  In 2011, Van joined the faculty of The National Alliance for Insurance Education where he teaches “Legal & Ethical Responsibilities” under the CIC curriculum.

Thomas Veitch

    Mr. Veitch has been engaged in the insurance industry since 1963 commencing with claims training with Crawford & Company followed by positions in underwriting, marketing, insurance agent and branch management.

    He has obtained multiple insurance professional designations and is licensed to practice law in the state of Texas since 1973 where he is rated AV pre-eminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

    In 1981, Mr. Veitch was a founding owner/partner of Commercial Underwriters Insurance Agency in San Antonio.

Lanny Hair

Curriculum Vitae

Lanny L. Hair, CIC, ARM, AAI, RPLU
333 East Flower Street / Phoenix, Arizona 85012
Phone Office (602) 944-1343 - Facsimile (602) 861-4083

Colonel Roy L. Phillips

I have been a license Insurance Agent in the State of Texas since 1983 holding  General Lines Property & Casualty, General Lines Life, Accident & Health and Risk Manager licenses.  I am currently Vice-President of King-Phillips Insurance Agency, a firm providing a full range of insurance products to the insuring public.

Charles Comiskey

I am a consultant and expert witness on matters related to insurance and risk. Please review my CV for additional information, or feel free to contact me by phone or email.

Mary A. LaPorte

Areas of Expertise:

  1. Operations consulting in the area of workflow and procedures with a strong expertise in Independent Agency operations
  • Developing effective workflows and procedures
  • Creating meaningful agency standards
  • Providing action plans to facilitate implementation of recommendations
  • Developing audit processes to assure compliance and support quality control