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Mr. James Curbeam

Risk Manager,
Las Vegas Valley Water District
CHAPTER OFFICER
Bronze MVP

Contact Details

Las Vegas, NV
United States

Bio

James Curbeam, CPCU, ARM, AIC has over 28 years??? experience in the insurance industry.?? He holds a B.S. in Finance from?? Creighton University and an Executive MBA from the University of Nebraska Omaha. ??He began his career with Liberty Mutual as a multi-line claims adjuster,??later worked for Sedgwick North America, and then spent 11 years as risk manager at a Omaha Public Power District.?? James??worked 4 years for Las Vegas Sands as Director of Global Claims Administration, managing both domestic and international claims handling for the organization.?? In March 2016, James joined Las Vegas Valley Water District as its Risk Manager.?? James has served in the following industry leadership roles: President Nevada Chapter of RIMS, President of Nebraska Chapter of RIMS and President of the Las Vegas CPCU Society.?? James is also a founding member of the American Association of Water Distribution & Management which was formed as a Thought Leadership Lab for risk management in the water industry.?? James was selected as a 2018 Risk All Star by Risk & Insurance Magazine.

Education

University of Nebraska at Omaha
Executive MBA
2010 To 2011

University of Nebraska at Omaha
Executive MBA
2010 To 2011

Creighton University
Bachelor of Science (BS)
1987 To 1991

Creighton University
Bachelor of Science (BS)
1987 To 1991

Millard North
Diploma
1983 To 1987

Millard North
Diploma
1983 To 1987

other

other

Job History

Nevada RIMS Chapter
Board Member
September 2013 - present

Nevada RIMS Chapter
Board Member
September 2013 - present

Las Vegas Sands Corporation
Director of Global Claims Administration
April 2012 - present

Las Vegas Sands Corporation
Director of Global Claims Administration
April 2012 - present

Stone Ridge West Townhome Association
Board Member
September 2011 - present

Stone Ridge West Townhome Association
Board Member
September 2011 - present

Omaha Public Power District
Manager - Risk Management
September 2011 - March 2012

Omaha Public Power District
Manager - Risk Management
September 2011 - March 2012

Great Plains Pop Warner
President
February 2011 - March 2012

Great Plains Pop Warner
President
February 2011 - March 2012

Great Plains RIMS
President
August 2009 - March 2012

Great Plains RIMS
President
August 2009 - March 2012

Omaha Public Power District
Manager - Insurance and Claims
March 2001 - September 2011

Omaha Public Power District
Manager - Insurance and Claims
March 2001 - September 2011

popwarner
Business Manager - coach
January 2009 - January 2010

popwarner
Business Manager - coach
January 2009 - January 2010

Sedgwick CMS
Supervisor
August 1996 - March 2001

Sedgwick CMS
Supervisor
August 1996 - March 2001

Liberty Mutual Insurance
Claims Adjuster
August 1991 - August 1996

Liberty Mutual Insurance
Claims Adjuster
August 1991 - August 1996