Building Tomorrow's Insurance Leaders

Global Centers of Insurance Excellence logoThe 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.


GIS Leadership Team

Gamma Iota Sigma participates in 4th annual week of giving

The Week of Giving is a week of service organized by the Gamma Iota Sigma grand chapter. This is the 4th annual week of giving, and Appalach...

Check presentation with IIANC Chair Jeff Haney, Brantley Center Associate Director Greg Langdon, Walker College of Business Dean Heather Norris, IIANC Distinguished Professor and Brantley Center Director David Marlett, and IIANC CEO Aubie Knight

IIANC Continues Support of Appstate Brantley Risk & Insurance Center and RMI Majors

The Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina (IIANC) has made another $70,000 gift to the Brantley Risk and Insurance Center at Appalachian Stat...

Speaker at the Every Second Matters Distracted Driving Symposia

Every Second Matters - Distracted Driving Symposia

The Travelers Institute, the public policy division of The Travelers Companies, Inc. hosted its Every Second Matters distracted driving series at Appa...