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Insurance & Enterprise Risk Management

The mission of the Insurance & Enterprise Risk Management department is to protect the assets of the University, review contracts for adequate insurance coverage (as well as indemnification language), issue insurance certificates and evaluate and manage the university's domestic and international insurance coverage for:

  • Adequate limits
  • Broadly defined coverage
  • Appropriate coverage
  • Proper deductibles or retentions

We are responsible for claims management that include:

  • General Liability claims
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Automobile
  • Student Film Program
  • Employment related claims
  • Property Claims
  • Loss Control for safety inspections of dormitories, sidewalks, theaters, buildings, etcetra
  • Use risk management and assessment strategies to identify issues that could add to the liability of the University


Michael Liebowitz
Senior Director, Insurance & Enterprise Risk Management


Deborah DiGiacomo
Associate Director of Insurance and Risk Management


Rachel Wrightson
Assistant Director of Claims


Cecil Brown
Risk Manager

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