Jim Thompson

Jim Thompson, ARM

Senior Consultant

Email: jthompson@consultibc.com
Phone: 410.666.0500 Ext: 217
Fax: 410.666.6177

Mr. Thompson is a Senior Consultant with IBC. He joined the firm in April 1992.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Colgate University, and has obtained the Associate in Risk management (ARM) diploma.

He began his insurance career in 1986 in the underwriting department of a large stock carrier. Prior to joining IBC, he worked in the agency side of the industry as an Account Executive and Customer Service Representative with a large independent broker for four years. In his twenty years at IBC, Mr. Thompson has gained much experience with governmental entities and educational clients, including county governments, municipalities, authorities, community colleges, and boards of education. Areas of specialization include group self-insurance pooling as well as review of construction contracts, leases, and other contracts from a risk management and insurance perspective.  He has spoken at PRIMA, Association of School Board Officials, and group self-insurance pool meetings and retreats on a variety of topics including:

  • Insurance requirements in construction and other contracts as well as client RFPs;
  • Certificates of insurance;
  • Property loss adjustments and claims process;
  • Reinsurance contracts and excess insurance;
  • Governmental immunity;
  • Benefits of group self-insurance pooling; and
  • Uses of surplus for pools and financial ratios to consider as a trustee.

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