Craig Bowlus

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Managing Director, Risk Pooling, Aon Risk Solutions

Summary of Qualifications

Craig has been with Aon for nine years, specializing in the public sector. He works with municipalities, schools, counties, special districts and Native American governments. Prior to Aon, he was with Marsh, where he spent nine years providing brokerage and risk consulting for insured and self-insured clients with an emphasis on the Public Sector and Higher Education. Twice named a public sector “Power Broker”.  Extensive experience with public sector claims and litigation management issues, including consulting relative to the performance of TPAs, risk management information systems and other data analytics. Craig carries an ARM designation.


Craig manages Aon’s Risk Pooling Practice, acting as a national resource to help deliver intellectual capital and internal resources to colleagues and clients across the country. These resources include placement of property & casualty coverage, technology solutions, risk consulting and health & benefits brokerage and risk consulting. Craig manages Aon’s interactions with pooling trade organizations such as AGRIP and CAJPA, and also hosts Aon’s biennial Risk Pooling Symposium.

Busisness Experience

Craig has 39 years of experience in risk consulting and brokerage services for the public sector.  Craig has worked at Toplis & Harding (an international TPA), Ward North America (a domestic TPA), Marsh as a public sector broker and now at Aon where he manages a national pooling practice group.

Professional Affiliations

Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA), Public Agency Risk Management Association (PARMA), California Association of Joint Powers Authorities (CAJPA), Association of Government Insurance and Risk Pools (AGRIP), Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA)


Member for
3 years 6 months