Building Tomorrow's Insurance Leaders

Building Tomorrow's Insurance Leaders

The primary goal of the Brantley Center is to develop the strongest possible program in risk management and insurance, consistent with the mission of the Walker College of Business. Input from the insurance industry is provided by an advisory board. Specific objectives of the Center are as follows:

  • Involve students with the insurance industry.
  • Assist and provide students with opportunities to participate in professional designation and licensing programs.
  • Encourage involvement by inviting industry leaders to participate in classes and speak to student organizations.
  • Support research and faculty development.
  • Direct research activities toward problems and questions of interest to the insurance industry.
  • Assist the industry in the design and delivery of training and continuing education programs.
  • Help educate the public about the role of insurance in modern life and the function and activities of the insurance industry.

BRIC News

Appalachian State Students Travel to Bermuda

Appalachian State Students Travel to Bermuda

For the second year in a row, RMI Professor David Marlett and BB&T Student Leadership Center Employee Relations Director Emily Marlett of...

Dr. Wood Article "Our Students Are Our Future" in June 2016 Rough Notes Magazine

Dr. Wood Article "Our Students Are Our Future" in June 2016 Rough Notes Magazine

Dr. Dave Wood pens a great article, "Our Students Are Our Future" in the June 2016 Rough Notes magazine about attracting the next generation of Risk...

2016 AppState Brantley Center – Liberty Mutual Invitational Golf Tournament a tremendous success

2016 AppState Brantley Center – Liberty Mutual Invitational Golf Tournament a tremendous success

Thanks to the help of countless volunteers and Appalachian State University Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) students, more than 165 golfers, and...