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About Us

With nearly 50 years of experience solely insuring educational institutions, the entire CM Regent Insurance Company team is uniquely trained to understand the challenges and protection of schools. Our comprehensive, flexible coverage and financial stability allow school administrators the peace of mind to focus on their mission, knowing we are experts at protecting them.

CM Regent Insurance Company®

CM Regent Insurance Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Church Mutual Insurance Company, S.I.. When you combine our specialized service with the stability and security of our parent company, you can be confident in your coverage – we’ll be here when you need us.

CM Regent Solutions

CM Regent Solutions provides a variety of employee benefit products and third-party claims administration services. Our consultative approach ensures that our services fit each particular school’s needs.

2019 Demotech STAR Award Recipient

CM Regent Insurance Company has earned the Demotech Stakeholder Team Accomplishment Recognition™ Award, presented to top achievers in the insurance industry. Less than 1% of property & casualty insurers qualify for the STAR Award, which recognizes those with sustained profitability, financial stability and stakeholder satisfaction. Demotech, Inc., is a financial analysis firm specializing in evaluating the financial stability of regional and specialty insurers.

Rated “A” (excellent) by A.M. Best

CM Regent Insurance Company holds an “A” (excellent) rating, with a stable outlook, from A.M. Best Company. Our financial size category is X, meaning our policyholder surplus is between $500 million and $750 million.

The financial rating is assigned after an extensive quantitative and qualitative evaluation of CM Regent’s financial condition and operating performance. A.M. Best is the standard-bearer in the insurance ratings industry.

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Board of Directors

Steven B. Kantrowitz, Chairman

Attorney at Law
Thomson, Rhodes & Cowie, P.C.

Robert A. White

CM Regent Insurance Company

Robert M. Buckley, CPCU, CIC

Senior Vice President – Commercial Lines & Chief Strategy Officer
Church Mutual Insurance Company, S.I.

Charles E. Leasure, III

Porter Wright

Robert P. Cerutti

Riskscopic, LLC

Kevin D. Root, CPA

Executive Vice President – Operations
Church Mutual Insurance Company, S.I.

Kathy A. Swope

PSBA and Lewisburg Area School Board

Richard V. Poirier, JD

President and CEO
Church Mutual Insurance Company, S.I.

William T. Caraher

Chief Information Officer
von Briesen & Roper, s.c.

Stephen P. Dickson

Aurora Healthcare
Retired Vice President, Controller and Principal Accounting Officer
WEC Energy Group, Inc.

Nathan G. Mains

Pennsylvania School Boards Association

George E. Koonce, Jr., Ph.D

Senior Vice President of University Relations
Marian University

Officers and Directors

Richard V. Poirier, JD

Chief Executive Officer

Kevin D. Root, CPA

Executive Vice President – Operations

Scott M. Names, CPCU

Senior Vice President – Shared Services and Chief Information Officer

Michael M. Smith, J.D.

Senior Vice President – Secretary and General Counsel

Angela K. Bailey, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Vice President – Human Resources

Joy E. Slogar

Assistant Vice President – Claims

Robert A. White


Robert M. Buckley, CPCU, CIC, ARM, ARe, ASLI

Senior Vice President – Commercial Lines and Chief Strategy Officer

Steven C. Rominske, FCAS, CERA, MAAA, AU, CPCU

Senior Vice President – Chief Actuary and Chief Risk Officer

Jeffrey D. Steffen, CPA

Senior Vice President – Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

John R. Tribble, MBA, CPCU, CCLA

Vice President – Chief Administrative Officer

Cynthia M. Brandt, CPCU, AINS, AIS

Assistant Secretary

Who We Are

CMRegent Insurance Company

A leading commercial property and liability insurance company dedicated to serving educational institutions.

CM Regent Solutions

Proudly providing school employee benefit products and third-party claims administrative services.

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