Craig Tappel, CPA, CPCU grew up in the insurance business and joined his father in the family company after college as independent risk management consultants. From early on, Craig saw the challenges faced by insurance buyers and the advantage gained by putting insurance expertise on the customer's side. Craig has also held leadership roles at regional and national brokers and served as General Manager for an underwriting organization.
Education and professional development have been and continue to be a cornerstone of Craig's success. He also enjoys recruiting, training, and developing other insurance professionals to pass on what he has learned.
Craig currently leads HUB International's North American Construction Practice as Chief Sales Officer. He is also a Specialty Expert in HUB's US Healthcare Practice.
MBA - Duke University Fuqua School of Business Global Executive Program, with honors,
BA Humanities - Louisiana Scholars College at Northwestern State University, with distinction.
CPA - Certified Public Accountant
CGMA - Chartered Global Management Accountant
CPCU - Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter
CLU - Chartered Life Underwriter
AMIM - Associate in Marine Insurance Management
ARe - Associate in Reinsurance
Volunteer Organizations and Memberships:
Tennessee Society of CPA's - Healthcare Task Force
Society of Louisiana CPA's - Past Chairman of the LCPA Industry Committee
CPCU Society, Middle Tennessee Chapter, Treasurer
Insurors of Tennessee / Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America
Honorable Order of the Blue Goose International, Middle Tennessee Pond
Girl Scouts of America - Adult Leader & Troop Treasurer
Theta Chi Fraternity - Past NSU of LA Chapter President & Alumni Chapter President
Last updated: November 2020