Dec 19
Chapter Meeting

January 2020 Chapter Meeting

12/19/19 1:37pm

Dayton-Miami Valley CPCU Society Chapter Luncheon Meeting

All CPCU members, students and insurance professionals are welcome to attend.

Cost: $20 at the door (no charge for retired members)

RSVP to Blake Smallwood by January 16, 2020 - ( or 937.743.3833)

Featured Speaker:


Michael J Prandi, Chief Insurance Operations Officer - Westfield 

Join us as Mike discusses what challenges and opportunities, he sees for the Insurance Industry in the upcoming year.

Mike joined Westfield in 1989 and served in various positions within the Claims Department. In 2007, he assumed the role of National Claims Leader that has led to his current position of Chief Insurance Operations Leader, which he has held since October 2014. In this role, Mike is responsible for enterprise leadership activities within Middle Market, Agribusiness, Personal Lines, Claims, and the Commercial Underwriting Office (Commercial and Personal Product, Risk Services and Premium Audit).  This also includes Westfield’s Insurance Companies’ customer and agent-facing operations, sales, underwriting, call center and claims


Additional Program Topics:

  • Applications for the Annual Chapter Scholarship
  • Status on the May Golf outing
  • Charity and Good Works Projects – Pink Ribbon Girls                                                              


Communication is key…

Contact any of the Dayton-Miami Valley Chapter board members with questions about chapter activities.

We are always looking for suggestions to make our chapter more valuable to you. We look forward to hearing from you!

Board Members:


President:       Blake Smallwood, CPCU, AIC, AINS – 937-743-3833 or

VP:                 Connie Shoenfelt, CPCU, MBA – 937-418-4934 or 

Secretary:       Wendslea Hilton, CPCU, AIC, AIS, MSC – 937-432-1521 or

Treasurer:      Joe Braner, CPCU – 937-802-5161 - 

Past Pres.:    Jerry Vondrell, CPCU, AIC, AINS – 937-434-4798; or