2024 CIRB Annual Meeting

In 2024, CIRB is celebrating its 60th anniversary! The annual meeting of the Crop Insurance and Reinsurance Bureau is January 31 – February 2, 2024, at The Westin Kierland Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona.

This virtual ag newsroom includes links to photos and audio content available free of charge for digital or print publication or broadcast.


2024 CIRB Annual Meeting Photo Album

Interviews and Audio

Kick off interview with CIRB Chairman Brian Young, Great American Insurance Group
Interview with Brian Young, Great American 6:07

Current Key Topics in North American Agricultural Weather – Dr. Michael Dickinson, RenaissanceRe Risk Sciences
Interview with Dr. Michael Dickinson, RenaissanceRe 11:28

Michael Torrey, Executive Vice President, CIRB
Interview with Michael Torrey, CIRB 6:12

USDA Under Secretary Robert Bonnie and RMA Administrator Marcia Bunger
Robert Bonnie and Marcia Bunger, USDA 45:58

Interview with Robert Bonnie, USDA 3:42

Interview with Marcia Bunger, USDA 2:57

2024-25 CIRB Chair Lindsey Rinkenberger, COUNTRY Financial
Interview with Lindsey Rinkenberger, COUNTRY Financial 3:27

2024 Chairman’s Award winner Ron Rutledge, Farmers Mutual Hail
Award presentation and interview with Ron Rutledge, Farmers Mutual 4:32

2023-2024 CIRB Emerging Leaders Program class

2023-2024 CIRB Emerging Leaders Program class
Dustin Bourgois, American Farm Bureau Insurance Services
Mara Garris, American Farm Bureau Insurance Services
Carolyn Payne, AgriSompo North America
Jake Chamness, AgriSompo North America
Scott Barhorst, Aon
Marin Bozic, Bozic LLC
Brian Davis, COUNTRY Financial
John Grant, COUNTRY Financial
Kate Lewarne, Farmers Mutual Hail
Rafeeq Shaik, Farmers Mutual Hail
Trevor Robins, Farmers Mutual Hail
Zach Hyland, Farm Bureau Financial Services
Jon King, Gallagher Re
Andy Anderson, Guy Carpenter
Joe Voye, Hudson Crop
Steve Milholland, Hudson Crop
Geoff Childress, Rural Community Insurance Services
Matt Bledsoe, Rural Community Insurance Services
Sam Arocho, Rural Community Insurance Services
Weston Kimm, Watts and Associates

CIRB ELP 2023-24 Class interviews 31:52