Jarrod has over 25 years of professional experience and is knowledgeable in many areas of insurance and risk management. His industry specialties lie in construction, manufacturing, technology, professional liability and management liability. He excels in developing innovative solutions to manage risk and specializes in creating guaranteed cost and loss sensitive programs. Jarrod is certified as a Construction Risk Insurance Specialist (CRIS), an Associate in Insurance Accounting Finance (AIAF), a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and an Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI). He is an active member of the Associated General Contractors, Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA); National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP). He was employed in the financial reporting department of a surety company prior to joining Howalt+McDowell in 1998.