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Speaker's Name
Michael Fann


Company Name
Public Entity Partners


Michael has more than 30 years’ experience in providing risk management consulting and training for local governments, school systems, universities, state governments, and associations. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University (Finance & Political Science) and Ole Miss (MBA - Management). He has participated in international public risk management exchanges with colleagues from the United Kingdom, China and Australia. Michael is a former two-time member of the board of directors of the PRIMA, and formerly served (2013-2016) on the board of directors of the Public Entity Risk Institute (PERI). In 2020, Fann was the inaugural recipient of PRIMA's Pioneer Excellence Award. Further, in 2019, he was conferred with the honor of "Fellow in Professional Practice" by the University of Tennessee's Master of Public Policy & Administration (MPPA) Program "to recognize accomplished & experienced professionals whose careers exhibit the highest standards of performance excellence…" by a vote of the MPPA faculty. In 2014, he was presented with PRIMA's highest honor as only the 11th recipient of its Distinguished Service Award. He has also received TnPRIMA's Abbie Hudgens Distinguished Service Award (2012), and the Southeast Loss Control (SELC) Group's Distinguished Service Award (2016).

Session List

Guaranteed Cost… Don’t Hold Me Captive: Various Methods of Addressing Your Total Cost of Risk and Risk Financing Options
Tuesday, June 07th 9:45 AM to 11:00 AM Room: 225 D
PRIMA’s Leadership Recognition & Keynote Lunch & Learn
Wednesday, June 08th 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Room: Stars at Night Ballroom