President, Alternative Service Concepts
Summary of Qualifications
Mr. Backus started his career in the insurance industry in the 1990's. Before he was appointed president in 2013, Mr. Backus served 12 years in sales as an account executive and senior vice president for the company. Mr. Backus has extensive industry experience in systems and claims, including a wide variety of clients across the industry.
As company president, Mr. Backus is responsible for long and short-term service strategies, including, revenue planning, performance management, and public relations. Mr. Backus sits on the board of directors.
Mr. Backus offers 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry, primarily from a technology and claims aspect. Mr. Backus started his career at Corporate Systems where he worked with Fortune 1000 employers, insurance carriers and third party administrators to automate processes and deliver risk information to employers enabling them to better manage their risk. Prior to joining ASC, Mr. Backus worked for Marsh, developing claims management and reporting solutions for TPA’s, insurance carriers, brokers, pools and associations.
The CPCU Society
Association of Government Risk Pools (AGRIP)
Public Risk Management Association (PRIMA)
The Risk Management Society (RIMS)
BBA in Management, West Texas State University
MBA in Financial Services, The University of Dallas
Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)
Associate in Risk Management for Public Entities (ARM-P)
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