Susan Novell to Present at RIMS Annual Conference on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging



Westlake Village, CA (January 10, 2022) – Senior Partner/President Susan Novell will present a joint session at the upcoming Risk Management Society (RIMS) Annual Conference & Exposition to be held April 10-13, 2022 in San Francisco, CA at the Moscone Center.

This session takes place on April 13, 2022 at 1:45 p.m., and will discuss creating a sustainable culture of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging (DEI&B), which is essential to the future of the global risk and insurance industry.  Speakers will explore the value of building a workplace that is committed to DEI&B and gain an understanding of the unique challenges businesses and leaders face when designing and executing DEI&B strategies. How does an organization create a plan for taking those next steps to ensure that their program is taking REAL action, and not just “checking the box”?

Ms. Novell is joined in this session by an impressive group of industry experts:  Robert Cartwright, Division Manager, Environmental, Health, Safety & Sustainability - Bridgestone Retail Operations; Shelley Yim, Managing Director – Aon; Gail Kiyomura, The Art of Risk Consulting; Allen Kwan, Head Customer Management North America – Swiss Re Corporate Solutions.

About Susan Novell & Testan Law

Ms. Novell has the prestigious designation of Certified Litigation Management Professional (CLMP) from the CLM's Litigation Management Institute. Susan is a pro tem judge for the Oakland Workers' Compensation Appeals Board and has been a featured speaker at the RIMS, CLM and CAAA conferences. She is an active member of the National Association of Professional Women as well as being a Patroness member of the National Charity League. 

Testan Law, founded in 1996, is an innovative and dynamic woman owned national law firm dedicated to client service while embracing diversity. The firm's primary practice areas are the defense of workers' compensation and general liability claims, employment discrimination cases and related civil matters. With offices covering the states of California, Connecticut, Florida, Nevada, New Jersey and Oklahoma, the firm is uniquely positioned to handle the litigation needs of insurance carriers, third-party administrators and self-insured employers, in state and federal court, as well as all other venues across these six states.

About RIMS2022 – RiskWorld

When a global pandemic threatened to bring organizations to a stand-still, risk management practitioners showed that planning and adaptability are greater than disruption. Now, with our field firmly in the spotlight, it’s time for us to come together and plan for the future. RISKWORLD is where you’ll find the insights, solutions and people to help you prepare for tomorrow’s greatest threats. You’ll find an unprecedented number of in-depth sessions across a wide-range of risk-related topics and shorter presentations in the Thought Leader Theater, Global Studio, Innovation Lab and Wellness ZENter. Walk the aisles of the Marketplace to meet with your current providers and discover new ones. There are 400+ companies to meet.  ??Learn more about the RIMS conference and register here.  

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