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Barbara J. Rhoades, AIC
Chief Executive Officer
Barbara is responsible for the operations of the pool and its vendors. She has been with OTRP since 2002. She is currently the President of Board of Trustees for Transit Re and serves as General Manager. Barbara serves on the AGRiP Board of Directors and as served on the OPTA Board of Directors. She has worked with the Society of Actuaries and has given numerous webinars, seminars and other educational sessions. She has worked in the insurance industry since 1989 and brings experience from two other public entities pools along with experience gained from The Hartford and St. Paul RE. Barbara holds a degree in Paralegal Studies from University of Hartford (Hartford College for Women) and has multiple post graduate designations from the Insurance Institute of America (IIA/CPCU).
Kenneth F. Reed, AIC, ARM-P
Director of Risk Management
Mr. Reed is responsible for the oversight of loss control, training and risk auditing activities and has been with OTRP since 2003. He has worked in or with public transit since 1998. Ken currently serves on the Ohio-Kenturcky-Indiana Regional Counsel of Governments, which coordinates regional transportation planning. Ken also served on the Board of the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority from 2011-2017. He holds a BSBA from The Ohio State University in marketing/trasportation logistics and has post gradute designations from the Insurance Institute of America (IIA/CPCU).
Andy L. Hodovan
Director of Member Services
Mr. Hodovan is responsible for adjusting property/casualty claims and has been with OTRP since 2010. He has worked in the insurance industry since 2007 and brings experience from Allstate. Mr. Hodovan also manages the network as well as software and web developement projects for the office. Andy holds a AS in Computer Science & Engineering from Stark State College of Technology.
Katherine Conrad (Manning)
Director of Client Services
Ms. Manning oversees the day-to-day needs of each of our transit members, including handling special projects and marketing. She is a graduate of the University of Akron with a Master's Degree in Public Administration and an Undergraduate in Political Science.
Angel M. Wisenburg, AIC
Director of Claims and Litigation
Ms. Wisenburg is responsible for adjusting property/casualty claims for all members and has been with OTRP since 2005. She is also responsible for all claims department reporting to management and coordination with OTRP's Reinsurance partners. Ms. Wisenburg Associates in Claims from the IIA/CPCU program. She also holds a BA in Sociology from Kent State University.
Sr. Administrative Specialist
Ms. Gissiner is responsible for all day to day administrative duties and support for OTRP, including financial reconciliations, assisting and planning all OTRP meetings and functions. She has been with OTRP since December, 2012 and holds a bachelor's degree from Kent State University.
Mr. Williams is responsible for adjusting property/casualty claims for OTRP members and has been with OTRP since December 2019. He is a graduate of Ohio University and holds a degree in Health Administration, with a focus on Business Administration.
Sr. Financial Specialist
Ms. Kilker is responsible for maintaining and analyzing all financial data, including all accounts payable and accounts receivable functions. She has been with OTRP since December 2020 and holds a BA in Accounting from Walsh University.
Mr. Altman is responsible for adjusting claims for OTRP members and has been with OTRP since October of 2021. He graduated from Baldwin Wallace University in 2019 with a Bachelor's degree in International Business.
Mr. Howard is responsible for adjusting claims for OTRP members and has been with OTRP since October of 2021. He graduated from Kent State University in 2015 with a Bachelor's degree in Communications Studies.
Administrative & Marketing Specialist
Mr. Kornea is responsible for OTRP administrative and marketing duties and has been with OTRP since April of 2022. He graduated from Kent State University in 2021 with a Bachelor's degree in Fashion Merchandising.
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