Faculty NameStanley Smith
Stanley Smith is President of SGS Consulting, Inc. The firm owns an Allstate Insurance Agency and a Safety and Risk Management Practice. They focus on personal lines insurance sales and safety and risk management consulting. The firm is based in Dallas, Texas.
Stanley's Allstate Agency writes automobile, home, business, and life insurance in the state of Texas. The Risk Management practice is focused on YMCAs, Community College/School Districts, and small commercial clients across the country. Stanley has over 30 years of Risk Management and Insurance experience having worked in various Loss Control positions with a Property and Casualty insurance carrier and as Risk Manager of a private company.
Stanley earned his CIC designation in 2003 and his CRM designation in 2008, and he also holds the Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation. He also holds a Masters of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University.
Faculty NameRodney Smith
Rodney is Southeast Region Director for Lloyd's. Lloyd's is headquartered in London and opened the Southeastern office for Lloyd's in Atlanta in late 2010. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Risk Management and Insurance degree and received his CIC designation in 2006 and CRM designation in 2013.
Rodney has over 31 years of Insurance industry experience. He is a prominent national speaker, frequently asked to address industry conventions and Universities. Rodney serves as an instructor at the WSIA courses and is a certified instructor approved to provide CE credits in multiple states.
Rodney serves on educational boards and industry committees including the National Insurance Industry Council, Georgia State University School of Risk Management Board, Troy State University School of Risk Management, University of Georgia RMI Board, International Society of Catastrophe Managers, WSIA Education Committee, and the Georgia Surplus Lines Association Executive Committee.