To Alaska Public Entity Insurance Members, Brokers, and other interested parties:
The Board of Directors of Alaska Public Entity Insurance is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara Thurston as Executive Director effective May 1, 2017.
Barbara has been APEI’s actuary since 2003. In 2010, she accepted a position with the pool as Risk Administrator. In addition to the actuarial work, Barbara has been responsible for rate development, underwriting, and data management at APEI.
Before coming to APEI in 2010, Barbara worked for more than a decade as an independent consulting actuary providing services to several Alaska-based insurers. In the early 1990’s she established and managed the actuarial section in the Alaska Division of Insurance following several years working for major property/casualty insurance companies in the Lower 48. Barbara recently ended her term after six years on the Juneau School Board.
Barbara is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries, and a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU).
Barbara can be contacted at APEI at 907-523-9440 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.