Executive Director of the Katie School of Insurance & Financial Services at Illinois State University
James R. Jones (Jim), CPCU, ARM, AIC, AIS. Jim is Executive Director of the Katie School of Insurance & Financial Services at Illinois State University, at Normal, IL. He works with faculty, administration, and industry professionals in helping to develop and prepare talent for the insurance industry, develop and facilitate industry professional development workshops, and conduct and supervise research and consulting for the industry across various disciplines in the College of Business, Actuarial Science and Economics departments. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from St. Louis University and received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in finance accounting from the University of Missouri-Columbia.