Saskatchewan Insurance Workforce Development Coalition

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Kick-started by IBAS, the Saskatchewan Insurance Workforce Development Coalition (the Coalition) is a group of independent, like-minded organizations, brought together by a shared commitment to industry development, best practices, and insurance education. This group met for the first time in late October 2019 and formalized with a terms of reference in January 2020.

Mandate

Identify and pursue collaborative opportunities within Saskatchewan to promote:

  • Insurance as a rewarding, modern, first-choice career pathway;
  • Industry best practices in the recruitment, retention, and development of insurance professionals; and
  • Insurance education as an integral part of financial wellness.

Officers & Secretariat

The following individuals were selected for the 2020 calendar year:

  • Chair: Sarah Johnston, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, GMS
  • Vice Chair: Dennis Johnson, Manager, Insurance Institute of Saskatchewan
  • Secretariat: Derek Lothian, CEO, Insurance Brokers Association of Saskatchewan

Members

The Coalition's membership is comprised of the following organizations, each with one designated representative:

  • Blue Goose Saskatchewan
  • CAA Saskatchewan
  • Canadian Independent Adjusters Association – Saskatchewan
  • GMS
  • Insurance Brokers Association of Saskatchewan
  • Insurance Brokers Association of Saskatchewan – Emerging Brokers Council
  •  Insurance Institute of Saskatchewan
  • Insurance Institute of Canada – Career Connections
  • Intact Insurance
  • My Mutual Insurance
  • Saskatchewan Blue Cross
  • Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance
  • SGI CANADA / SGI Auto Fund
  • The Co-operators
  • Wawanesa Insurance
  • Wynyard Insurance