The Risk Institute
Membership in The Risk Institute


The Risk Institute at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business is a consortium of forward-thinking companies and scholars from a broad array of academic disciplines.

We know that in today’s competitive marketplace, risk assessment and management cannot be left to chance. The Risk Institute's thought leaders not only understand risk, but also help members apply effective, integrated risk management strategies that position them for growth. We are committed to collaboration, dedicated to education, and rooted in research.



Benefits of Membership




Risk Leadership

  • Invitation to “closed-door” sessions to discuss forward-thinking ideas
  • Opportunities to present at our annual conference
  • Opportunities to present at our Risk Series sessions



  • Partner with OSU’s leading faculty and senior researchers on projects
  • Collaborate with The Risk Institute on co-branded white paper series, surveys, etc.
  • Access to students for research or project to gain proprietary insights
  • Results of annual survey tailored for benchmarking your company



  • Guaranteed seats at Risk Series sessions and annual conference
  • Partner with The Risk Institute on presentation of risk related topics to your clients
  • Access to all event recordings and speaker materials 



  • Access to curated resume book of graduate and undergraduate students who have an interest in risk management
  • Intimate career fair tailored to members and select students
  • Opportunities to partner with students on projects and present to student risk groups


Contact us today to learn more about membership


Current Members of The Risk Institute

  • Open/Close Founding Members




    The Ohio State University

  • Open/Close Industry Members


    Discover Financial Services

    Ohio Mutual Insurance Group

    Risk International

    Safelite Group, Inc.

    State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio

    TrueNorth Companies

  • Open/Close Partners

    National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC)

    Ohio Department of Public Safety

    Ohio Department of Transportation

  • Open/Close Endowments

    The Institutes Griffith Foundation

    Fred F. Jaeger, Jr., Memorial Insurance Fund

    Turner and Shepherd, Inc., Fund

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Bernadette Minton
Interim Executive Director, The Risk Institute 

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