Risk Management Services
Risk and Crisis Management
Acadia Insurance Company

Kimberly Farquhar

207-772-4300 kimberly.farquhar@acadia-ins.com http://www.acadiainsurance.com

Acadia Insurance Company is a regional property casualty insurance company offering commercial and specialty coverages through independent agents. Acadia is committed to providing the highest caliber of underwriting, claim and loss control support at the local level, with offices located in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York and Vermont.

Arthur J. Gallagher and Co.

Darrow Milgrim

818-539-8668 Darrow_Milgrim@ajg.com http://www.ajg.com

Insurance, Risk Management & employee Benefits Consulting; where experience makes all the difference! Our services are custom-fit to help mitigate your risks at camp while minimizing costs and include loss control, claim advocacy, crisis management & disaster recovery. Visit us at www.ajg.com or call 866-304-2300 X8668 for a camp consultant near you.

Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company

Karen Belcher

800-333-3735 corpcomm@brotherhoodmutual.com http://www.brotherhoodmutual.com

Brotherhood Mutual is a national property and casualty insurance company serving more than 60,000 churches, Christian camps, schools, and colleges. We are committed to helping Christian camps operate safely and efficiently by providing innovative coverages and risk management resources specially focused on your unique needs. Available in 47 states and Washington D.C. Also ask about Commercial Auto, Worker's Comp, and Payroll Services.


Dave Shields

816-463-2949 daves@campbackgroundchecks.com http://www.campbackgroundchecks.com

Camp Background Checks has tailored the background screening process specifically for Camp Administrators. You are now able to utilize Camp Background Checks paperless, online tools to automate and help manage your background screening process of ALL of your applicants from start to finish. Find out today how CampBackgroundChecks.com saves you time and money while limiting your hiring risk.

Church Mutual Insurance Co.

Tracy Schmeltzer

800-554-2642 TSchmeltzer@churchmutual.com http://www.churchmutual.com

As you strive to make a positive difference in the work you do, it is important to have a partner that is uniquely focused on protecting facilities like yours and understands the emotional strength, physical effort and depth of resources required to serve others. As a specialty insurance carrier for camps and conference centers, Church Mutual® is committed to protecting your organization so you have the peace of mind to focus on what matters. We offer a wide range of insurance coverages to meet your needs and budget. Call for a quote to learn more and visit our website to review the safety materials available for camps and conference centers: https://www.churchmutual.com/112/Safety-Resources-for-Camps-and-Conference-Centers

Curtis Thaxter

Jack Erler

PSmith@curtisthaxter.com http://www.curtisthaxter.com

For more than 45 years attorney, Jack Erler has represented Maine children’s camps and the Maine Youth Camping Association resolving legal problems, training staff, assisting camps to achieve their goals and advocating for children’s camps before the Maine Legislature and administrative agencies.

Hibbs Hallmark and Co.

Robert Monaghan

800-765-6767 robert.monaghan@hibbshallmark.com http://www.hibbshallmark.com

An independent insurance agency insuring camps nationwide through four national camp insurance programs. We also provide accident medical and sickness for campers, staff, and volunteers.


Richard Curtis

609-947-4786 staff@outdoored.com https://www.outdoored.com

IncidentAnalytix is the most comprehensive, customizable incident tracking and analytics system available for camps. You need accurate incident reporting to be able to identify trends and quickly respond with effective interventions. Our secure web-based solution and mobile app allow you to track both close calls and incidents with fully interactive real-time data analytics to give you actionable insight to strengthen your risk management practices.

KidSafe Foundation

Cherie Benjoseph

561-237-3004 training@kidsafefoundation.org http://www.kidsafefoundation.org

CampSafe is an innovative eLearn training empowering camp staff with awareness of child sexual abuse prevention. This interactive approach to prevention increases the personal safety of campers and staff across North America. The training is a 35-minute, interactive eLearn providing all staff with knowledge and awareness, and increased skills and confidence around the issues of sexual abuse. Educated staff, Safer Camps

National Background Investigations, Inc.

Lori Garil

410-604-6200 lori@nationalbackground.com http://www.nationalbackground.com

Providing the most cost-effective and comprehensive background screening solutions, both locally and nationwide to the camping industry for twenty-five years. WBENC Certified, female owned and operated our staff is dedicated to the investigative industry, while maintaining a commitment to customer service and quality reports. Because some things never change...

National Camp Group Insurance Agency

Bjorn Waldron

703-777-6500 bwaldron@ncginsurance.com http://www.ncginsurance.com

Camping activity involves many unique risks and exposures. National Camp Group has the knowledge and expertise to provide camps with the right insurance coverage at the best price possible. We represent some of the top insurance companies in the industry providing camp-specific insurance programs.

The Camp Doctor Inc.

Bob Preston

800-806-2267 thecampdoctorinc@comcast.net http://www.campdoctor.com

TCDI consulting group is proficient in master plans, site evaluations, business/financial plans, board governance, marketing & development strategies, legal issues & expert witness including risk management. We have the experience to look at the big picture & develop strategies to complete your vision.

The Camp Legal 'Counselor'

Victor Norris

248-335-5000 vnorris@camplegalcounselor.com http://www.camplegalcounselor.com

As The Camp Legal “Counselor,” Victor Norris’ 40 years in youth camping and 30 years of litigation experience as a practicing trial attorney, uniquely qualify him to both litigate summer camp liability claims and serve in the role as expert witness and consultant to camps and the insurance industry.

The Redwoods Group

Katie Johnson

919-462-9730 kjohnson@redwoodsgroup.com http://www.redwoodsgroup.com

Redwoods uses caring to create change. We provide insurance and management consulting to socially responsible, youth-serving organizations. Our work is to serve, and our purpose is to transform. We use data gathered through insurance to guide behavior through consulting. So that together with our customers, we bring prevention to the forefront and healing to all.

The Sherry Group, LLC

David Sherry

515-230-4030 dave@thesherrygroupllc.com http://www.thesherrygroupllc.com

The Sherry Group, LLC is a consulting firm designed to help camps find solutions to their challenges. We specialize is Fundraising(annual and capital campaigns), Camp Operations, Board Development, Risk Management and Program Development. Our staff are seasoned camp professionals with a combined 60+ years of experience who have worked through many of the challenges your camp may be facing. We work with camps of all sizes and can provide support for projects from small to large.

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