The CPCU Society provides resources, educational programs and leadership opportunities for its 23,000 members in the property and casualty insurance industry.
Malvern, Pa. (PRWEB) November 12, 2013
Cindy Baroway, CPCU, M.Ed., AIC, was elected as the 2013–14 president and chair of the CPCU Society leadership council at the CPCU Society Annual Meeting on October 27 in New Orleans. The CPCU Society provides resources, educational programs and leadership opportunities for its 23,000 members in the property and casualty insurance industry.
Baroway is the president of Lakewood city council, the fifth largest city in Colorado. In her role, she manages council communication and helps set strategic policies that reflect the needs of the entire community.
Before becoming a city councilor, Baroway spent a majority of her career in the claims sector of the insurance industry at Safeco Insurance Company, Nationwide Insurance and CIGNA Insurance Company. After 15 years of successive leadership positions, she formed her own expert witness firm. More recently, she began focusing on educating other insurance professionals, as both the insurance education program director of the Colorado Chapter of the CPCU Society and an adjunct faculty member and lecturer at the Community College of Aurora and the University of Colorado–Denver.
Baroway earned her bachelor’s degree in history at Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Ill., and her master’s degree in education from Regis University, Denver. She also holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU®) and Associate in Claims (AIC) designations.
About the CPCU Society
The CPCU Society is a community of credentialed insurance professionals who promote excellence through ethical behavior and continuing education. The Society’s more than 23,000 members hold the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU®) designation, which requires passing eight rigorous examinations, meeting industry experience requirements, and agreeing to be bound by a strict code of professional ethics.
The CPCU Society is affiliated with The Institutes, the leader in delivering proven knowledge solutions that drive powerful business results for the risk management and property-casualty insurance industry. The CPCU designation is conferred by The Institutes. More information about the CPCU Society is available at http://www.cpcusociety.org.