Mr. Dwight Garner

Interim Healthcare, Inc.

Director of Risk & Insurance
Sunrise, FL
United States
33323
Work: (954)858-2833
Fax: (954)858-2850
Cell: 954-907-6113

Bio

Corporate Risk Manager: DWIGHT E. GARNER, ARM, MBA
6190 NW 41st Drive • Coral Springs, Florida 33067
Residence: (954) 796-7885 • Cell: (954) 907-6113
Address: dgarner25@aol.com


SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Seeking executive level position in Risk Management and Insurance. Articulate, well-organized, self-motivated individual that thrives on goal setting and achievement. High energy and results oriented. Excellent people skills and a strong negotiator. Fosters an environment of high work ethics, optimum time management and resource efficiencies. Multi-state claims knowledge with direct experience in analytical report writing. Emphasis on strategic planning and proactive risk management strategies.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Interim HealthCare, Inc.; Sunrise, Florida 2007-Present
Director of Risk Management and Insurance
Report directly to the Chief Financial Officer. Responsible for Insurance placement for over 60 Franchisee owners. Placement of Locum Tenens (Medical Malpractice) coverage for our Physicians Group. Oversee all corporate insurance programs and budgeting. Reserve and claims management of retro and current claims, totaling $6.0M in outstanding reserves.

• Developed allocation system for franchisee participants that saved 40-50% to majority participants
• Renewed all insurance coverage’s with realizing 8% reduction or $250,000
• Finalized Master Liability Insurance Participation Agreement after 2 years of dormancy
• Reduced Workers Compensation reserves by 5% in first 9 months
• Conducted three claim reviews on Third Party Administrator (TPA) current and legacy years
• Actuary review and analysis skills set


MasTec, Inc; Coral Gables, Florida 2005 - 2007
Director of Risk Management and Insurance and Loss Prevention
Report directly to the Chief Financial Officer. Responsible for five (5) Service Lines Risk Management and Safety. Provided Risk and Loss Prevention to over 31 Divisions nationwide. Oversee all corporate insurance programs and budgeting. Managed 47 Million Dollars in outstanding claim reserves.

• Reduced Letters of Credit (LC’s) Collateral by 10 Million Dollars
• Reduced Cash Collateral by 1.5 Million Dollars
• Dissolved Domestic Captive realizing 1 Million Dollars
• Improved Bank Line of Credit by 14 Million dollars
• Authored NCCI actuary project realizing $800,000 in savings
• Implemented a Corporate Return to Work Program saving $1M in year one
• Negotiated 2005 Insurance Renewals on all insurance programs realizing 5% savings.
• Negotiated Large Loss, High Exposure and High Profile claims
• Formalized general liability and workers compensation process and procedures.
• Power Point presenter to Service Lines on Risk Management/Safety Program.
• Reduced corporate insurance costs by $600,000 in year one.
• Reduced Claims Frequency by 9%.
• Reduced Average Cost Per Claim/Severity by 21%



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180 CONNECT, INC, Fort Lauderdale, Florida (Corporate Relocate) 2003 - 2005
Director of Risk Management and Loss Prevention
Report directly to the Chief Financial Officer. Responsible for all aspects of Risk Management and Safety Department. Provided Risk and Loss Prevention to over 60 locations nationwide. Oversee all corporate insurance programs and budgeting.

• Developed Corporate Safety Program via a Safety Scorecard.
• Negotiated 2004-2005 Insurance Renewals on all insurance programs.
• Developed Insurance Tracking Program for Personal Operator Vehicle Service Technicians.
• Formalized general liability and workers compensation process and procedures.
• Power

Education

University of Pheonix

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
MBA - Accounting, 2005

University of Berkeley

Berkeley, California, California, United States
Political Economics
Business

Job History

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