OIA is striving to make a difference in the industry, and we are committed to ensuring the independent agency system embraces diversity and inclusion as well as reflects the demographics of our state.
We’ve compiled an ever-growing library of resources to help you and your agency develop a more diverse and inclusive environment!
Join OIA’s Jodie Shaw as she hosts two HR experts: Kathleen Ranahan from Ranahan Consulting, and Heather Slusser from Arlington/Roe. They will discuss hiring processes, how to properly onboard and train new and experienced staff, as well as resources available to you!
Join OIA’s Ashley Riley and Jeff Smith as they host three incredible female leaders in the industry. They’ll discuss some of the diversity and inclusion challenges in the IA system, and hopefully, share some priceless hacks to keep your masked-little face above water!
Join us as we explore ways to improve diversity and inclusion efforts in our industry and the significance it can provide to your agency. We welcome experts on the subject, Tesha Nesbit from Erie and Pat Myers from Safeco Insurance as they provide us insights to get started!