Larry Baker to Speak at the 2016 CLM Midwest Conference

Romeoville, Ill., April 11, 2016 - Larry Baker, director of Risk and Claim Services at Christian Brothers Services, will speak at the 2016 CLM Midwest Conference held June 23, 2016, at the Hilton Omaha in Nebraska. His session is titled, "Risk Management and Defensive Strategies for Religious Employees."

Baker has over 40 years of experience in the insurance, risk pooling and alternative risk financing fields. He currently develops and maintains service delivery models necessary to support risk control and claim management initiatives for all product lines, including general liability, property, auto, workers' compensation and professional liability coverages. He holds a Law for the Claims Associate designation, a Basics of Workers' Compensation designation, a Managed Care Discipline designation and Marshall Swift Property Manual Training and designation. In addition, Baker attended the Crosby School of Quality, Graduate and Mentors Program and is a former committee member of the Metrics and Analytics Council for Litigation Management.


About Christian Brothers Services
Founded in 1960 and headquartered in Romeoville, Illinois, Christian Brothers Services is a nonprofit, Catholic organization that administers cooperative programs in the areas of health, retirement, property/casualty, and technology as well as financial, administrative and Catholic school consulting to church congregations, organizations and dioceses internationally.

About Catholic School Management
Founded in 1973, NCEA Financial Consulting Services focused exclusively on finance and development consulting services for Catholic school and diocesan administrators. In 1979 demand for a broader scope of services resulted in the creation of Catholic School Management (CSM). In 2014, Christian Brothers Services acquired CSM's growing operations, making CBS the national leader in consultative guidance for Catholic schools. CSM's team of experts represents more than 500 years of experience in the education field with a focus on strategy, planning and leadership.

About BMT
Founded in 1972 and headquartered in Tarrytown, New York, Brenner, McDonagh & Tortolani, Inc., BMT Management and Financial Consultants was acquired by Christian Brothers Services in 2017. Providing premier consulting services to 280 religious institutes and many sponsored ministries in need of assistance, BMT offers the management of daily operations, including accounting and financial management, benefits eligibility management, human resources, investment consulting and real estate planning and sustainability studies.