Who We Are
Christopher S. Murray, CPA
Chris Murray has been President of Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services since 2006. He is responsible for providing strategic leadership for the company by working with management and vendor partners to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies.
Chris has more than 22 years of experience in the Alternative Risk Financing industry. He has managed various alternative risk insurance programs from Self-Insurance to Captive Programs.
Chris serves as President and Chairman of the Board for Midwest Insurance Group, Inc, a Risk Retention Group domiciled in Vermont. He also serves as Vice President with M.R. Mead and Company, a well-respected captive management company.
In addition, Chris serves as Vice Present of Constitution Insurance Company, LLC, a segregated cell captive domiciled in Tennessee.
Chris works closely with the Indiana Nursing Home Associations and serves as a board member of the Indiana Healthcare Foundation, a non-profit charity offering scholarships to those in the healthcare industry.
He served on the board of directors of the Arizona Captive Insurance Association and later served as President of the association.
Chris obtained his undergraduate degree from Butler University where he majored in accounting and later obtained his CPA designation in 1995.
John K. Haigerty, CIC
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
John Haigerty began his tenure as Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services in 2010. John is responsible for marketing the Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services brand through constant interaction with the firm’s valued retail agency partners. He is involved in establishing sales growth initiatives while optimizing the effectiveness of the programs and products offered by Caitlin Morgan to the market place.
John offers strong experience and knowledge in alternative risk solutions, especially associated with the ISESC Public School Risk Management Program, Health Select, an Employee Benefits Stop-Loss Captive, and several of Caitlin Morgan’s exclusive Healthcare Programs.
John earned his B.S. at Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, and is a Certified Insurance Counselor.
John and his wife live and work in Indianapolis, where they are raising four sons.
Gerry W. Dumke
Vice President of Underwriting
Gerry Dumke has been the Vice President of Underwriting at Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services since 2006. He is responsible for overseeing all wholesale brokerage activities, including program underwriting and placement of business. He works directly with agents as well as being the point of contact for contracted carriers and reinsurers. Gerry also contributes in the contracting of new markets and development of program opportunities. He assists with larger risk placement including large deductible and self-insurance policies. In addition, Gerry is involved with the creation and execution of executive management decisions regarding the enhancement of Caitlin Morgan’s growth.
Gerry has been involved in the insurance industry for almost 20 years working in various roles with insurance carriers, Third Party Administrators and MGAs. His roles have included Marketing and Branding of new insurance carrier territories, planting of agencies and relationship development, Captive Underwriting, and Production Underwriting focused on growth and profitability. He also managed a group of underwriters including training and oversight, while working closely with claims and loss control to maintain profitability on a multi-state book of business.
Prior to entering the insurance industry, Gerry was involved in banking working as a Money Center Officer, tasked with setting loan and savings rates, assisting in the management of the bank’s investment portfolio and managing the day-to-day cash in order to maximize returns. He was involved in asset management committee meetings to help set bank strategy and budgeting with an emphasis on quantitative analysis.
Gerry earned his undergraduate degree, BS in Finance, from Butler University.
Lara Engelking, R.N., J.D., Engelking Law Group, LLC
Director of Healthcare Litigation Services
Lara Engelking of Engelking Law Group, LLC devotes her practice to defense of nursing homes, nurses, physicians, and other health care organizations throughout the state of Indiana in professional liability litigation. Her practice is uniquely devoted only to the defense of “qualified providers” who participate in the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund.
Lara also holds the position of Director of Healthcare Litigation Services for Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services, Inc., an insurance wholesaler and program manager for the Midwest Insurance Group; A Risk Retention Group that insures nursing homes across the state of Indiana; as well as the Doctor’s Insurance Group, which focuses on medical malpractice for physicians. In her role as Director of Healthcare Litigation Services, Lara oversees professional liability litigation.
She is also a registered nurse and a frequent lecturer and speaks both at the local and national levels on topics related to Professional Liability and Licensure matters for Healthcare Providers, Tort Reform, and The Indiana Medical Malpractice Act. She is active with the national American Association of Nurse Attorneys, where she previously served as a Board member for three years as well as Treasurer of the organization.
Christopher L. Kramer
Senior Vice President, Business Development
Chris Kramer is Senior Vice President, Business Development, and joined Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services in early 2015. His primary role is to develop and execute the company’s strategic plans for assigned programs, including alternative risk and captives, specifically for Constitution Insurance Company, a segregated cell captive domiciled in Tennessee. Chris leads several of the Caitlin Morgan’s initiatives for the expansion of the firm’s professional, property and casualty insurance lines in diverse industries including healthcare, commercial and affinity driven programs.
Chris has more than 30 years of experience in the Property, Casualty, and Alternative Risk Financing industry and been credited with the creation of captives, risk retention groups and start-up profit centers for private and public enterprises, including many insurance intermediaries and agencies.
He also worked for several large international insurance organizations including XL Capital (Bermuda) and FM Global in supervisory, underwriting and management roles. He has served as director for many domestic and international captive insurance organizations, including Barbados, where he led start-up efforts to create a captive management firm and segregated cell company (SCC), currently the largest in Barbados.
A former independent insurance agency owner, Chris obtained his undergraduate degree from Bowling Green State University where he majored in Insurance and Risk Management and obtained his MBA from Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management.
Chris’s strengths include the design and implementation of risk and profit solutions for middle market business, including agency and private enterprises, development of marketing and distribution plans, and product development.
A frequent contributor and author of articles on the subject of captives published by nationally recognized trade publications, Chris is also a requested speaker at various industry trade conferences, including state captive insurance associations and has presented in front of Congressional Sub-Committees. He was recognized in 2011 for the Industry Leadership Award presented by the CIC-DC. He is founder and manager for LinkedIn’s Captive Insurance & Risk Retention Group with over 5,400 members.
Stanley W. Murray, ARM
Founder & Partner
Stan Murray, Founder and Partner of Caitlin Morgan Insurance Services since 1989, is responsible for providing strategic leadership for the company by working with management and vendor partners to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies. Stan has more than 46 years of experience in the Insurance and Alternative Risk industry. He has managed various alternative risk insurance programs from Self-Insurance to Group Self Insurance Programs.
Stan is Vice President of the Board for Midwest Insurance Group, Inc., a Risk Retention Group domiciled in Vermont.
Stan also served as President of a mono-line insurance company responsible for overall corporate direction including financial structure, product development, marketing, underwriting, loss control, claims and staff management.
Stan is responsible for structuring self-insurance pool programs for both public and private entities, establishing plan structure, excess placement, underwriting controls, secure loss control and claims management services, contracting negotiations, and monitoring of services; and individual client risk management consulting services for self-funded workers’ compensation.
In addition, he developed the first captive self-insurance group in Indiana, served as Past Fund Manager for three Illinois self-insured groups, and Past Program Manager for two rent-a-captive programs that operated in 26 states.
Stan obtained his undergraduate degree from Purdue University and later did graduate work at Butler University. Stan holds an Associate in Risk Management designation.
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