Steve is the Director of Risk Management Services for York University. His responsibilities include: strategic planning and leadership for insurance and related operational risk management strategies within all University divisions to ensure the achievement of the University's operational goals and objectives in alignment with the University Academic Plan and new initiatives of the University. He also provides leadership and direction to the University community with respect to risk management relating to the on-going monitoring of compliance with legislation applicable to York University.Steve holds the Canadian Risk Management (CRM) and the Canadian Insurance Professional (CIP) designations. He speaks regularly at conferences and seminars and has contributed on numerous articles regarding insurance and risk management for industry publications. He is an active member of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS). He is a Past President of the Ontario Chapter and the immediate Past Chair of the Communications and External Affairs Sub Committee of the RIMS Canada Council.