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Department of Insurance Programs

Michael Liebowitz , Senior Director

The mission of the Department of Insurance Programs 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, etcetera

Key People

In Department of Insurance Programs

Deborah DiGiacomo

Associate Director of Insurance and Risk Management


Tom DePrimo

Assistant Director of Claims


Cecil Brown

Risk Manager