Ben Evans is the AVP for risk management and insurance at the University of Pennsylvania. His responsibilities include oversight of the insurance and risk management programs for the university and the University of Pennsylvania Health System. Prior to joining Penn, Mr. Evans served as director of risk management and insurance at Temple University. In that role, Mr. Evans was responsible for management of various university and health system insurance programs, leadership in development of a university-wide risk management initiative, and participation in various risk management and insurance associations. Prior to Temple, Mr. Evans spent a number of years at Thomas Jefferson University and at Marsh, serving in various roles. Mr. Evans currently serves on the boards of two Vermont -based risk retention groups and two Bermuda-based captives. Mr. Evans holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from LaSalle University and also has his ARM designation.