Keep up on everything GIS, including the Annual International Conference,
 GIS growth and activities, local alumni chapters and much more!
GIS Kicks Off the 2017 Annual Conference in Dallas 
The Road Show Happy Hour Drew a Crowd!

2017 GIS Annual International Conference - September 28-30, 2017
Sponsorship Opportunities Are Still Available!
Gamma Graduates! 
Professional, Prepared and Primed for the Future! 
Sustaining Partners to Attend the GIS Leadership Symposium
August 25-27, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio

Each year the Leadership Symposium (formerly the Leadership Conference) serves as a kick-off to a new academic year. It is a forum for leadership development and an opportunity for attendees to network, discuss event and fundraising ideas, and receive updates from Grand Chapter. 

Our Sustaining Partners have the exclusive opportunity to participate in the conference at a career fair where they will  meet chapter leaders and top students from our 70+ active chapters and applicant schools.  This is an excellent opportunity to promote your company to the brightest GIS students!
For questions about the Leadership Conference, please contact Grace Grant at

Reminder - New Chapter Charterings - #GammaIS Growing!
Industry Supporters and Alumni Attendees Welcome!

Charterings are a great way to participate in GIS, and share in the excitement of welcoming new members. Two new schools will be officially joining the organization this fall. The Gamma Beta Chapter at the University of Akron will charter September 14, 2017 and the Gamma Gamma Chapter at Iowa State University will charter September 16, 2017.

Attendance and support from the industry and GIS alumni is key at the charterings. If you are interested and may be able to attend, please contact

Additional details will be made available in the coming weeks.

In case you missed it, check out the GIS Press Release on the latest chartering ceremony at Gallaudet Universiity!
GIS Career Center 
Find Millennial Talent for Your Organization Today!

The GIS Career Center is the ideal place to post insurance industry entry-level positions and internships to gain the attention of students focused on finding insurance careers.

If you are looking for the perfect hire, let the GIS Career Center work for you! Our brilliant students will find you! Post your opportunities in our career center and make the hiring process a breeze. 

Thank you, GIS Sustaining Partners!
Make an Impact and Provide Benefits to Your Organization and GIS!

Does your organization pride itself on making a direct and lasting impact on the development of the next generation of insurance professionals? GIS Sustaining Partners are crucial to success of Gamma Iota Sigma and receive exclusive benefits for their participation in the program. The current Sustaining Partners are listed below.   

Become a GIS Sustaining Partner, and with your support, GIS will be able to increase the number of strategic initiatives designed to promote the educational and professional development of collegiate students pursuing careers in the industry. Determine how your dollars are spent, while gaining benefits afforded exclusively to this category of sponsors. Click here to learn more and find out how you can participate in the sustaining partners program. 

Visionary Level

Leader Level

Innovator Level
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Contact GIS Executive Director Noelle Codispoti at  to hear the benefits today!
Student Newsletter
June 2017

Our student newsletter showcases what some of our 4,000+ talented student members and 25,000+ alumni are up to, provides updates on our active and applicant chapters, and shows how the industry and the Grand Chapter connect with our students.

Click the link below to read the Student Newsletter that was sent to students on June 6, 2017. 
GIS Alumni News
Join an Alumni Chapter!

GIS Alumni gather frequently to network, reunite and have fun, as well as to mentor, connect with and assist the next generation of GIS professionals. Join a chapter near you, or start one in your city! Please contact Alumni Council President, Jake Timmins at or Vice President, Sabrina Hanitz at for information on starting a chapter in your area! 

You can also visit the Alumni Council Webpage to contact your local leaders.

The New York City Alumni Chapter has been busy with fun and varied activities, including an upcoming event partnering with the student chapter Alpha Iota at St. John's University! Thank you to everyone who participated in the NYC Alumni Kickball League this Season and also to those who came out to their Co-Sponsored Community Service Event with Reinsurance Under 40s! 

Has anything changed? Your employer? Job title? Location? Address and phone  number?   Thank you for notifying us of changes in your contact information.  Please remember to mark "Gamma Iota Sigma" as a safe sender! Please keep in touch and provide us with any changes to your contact information by filling out this  Alumni Update Form . Thank you!
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Noelle Codispoti
Executive Director

Sharla Floyd
Director of Development and Strategic Initiatives
Grace Grant
Director of Chapter Services

Alyson Koehler
Director of Marketing and Communications

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Glenn Dorr
Executive Vice President

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Vice President

Jeff Henry
Vice President

John Hammond
(Immediate Past President)
Sabrina Hanitz

Wes Griffiths

Jake Timmins
Alumni Representative

Jake Timmins
Jacob Galecki
Industry Representative
Dr. RB Drennan
Faculty Representative
Dr. Karen Epermanis
Faculty Representative

Celeste Azubuike
Student Representative
Sarah Rumon
Student Representative
Noelle Codispoti 
Executive Director