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The idea of family defines our culture, because each of us knows that our reputation is on the line as if our own name was on the door.
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Senior Vice President, Commercial P&C
Jim Goss joined Stephens Insurance in 2009 as Vice President, providing Risk Management services to large public and private clients. Prior to joining Stephens, he spent six years providing similar services at Regions Insurance, formerly known as Rebsamen.
Prior to joining Rebsamen, Goss had 17+ years of experience as a Risk Manager and head of related departments for two Fortune 500 companies (retail and telecommunications/information technology) as well as seven years of insurance carrier experience as a claim adjuster and supervisor.
Goss has had extensive experience with loss-sensitive programs including self-insurance, captives and retrospectively rated plans. He was EVP of a captive operation with a third-party business and also established a claims self-administration department as Risk Manager, including the development of a technical claims processing system.
A graduate of the University of Central Arkansas, Goss is past President of the Arkansas Chapter of the Risk and Insurance Management Society.