Caryn Siebert serves as VP and Director of Carrier Engagement at Gallagher Bassett focused on business development and strategic initiatives. Ms. Siebert has more than 20 years of claims, legal, risk management and process improvement expertise and has been a Chief Executive Officer, Chief Claims Officer and General Counsel to TPAs, carriers and self-insureds, She was a 2020 recipient of the Professional Females in Risk Management community service award recognizing her support of industry women and causes. NRRDA recognized Siebert’s commitment to advancing the common interests of legal and claims professionals in the retail and restaurant industries by presenting her with the 2019 President’s Award. She was the 2017 Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) Litigation Management Professional of the Year and the West Coast Casualty 2017 Ollie Award recipient. She was featured as a Woman to Watch by Business Insurance in 2010 and authored a chapter in “Words of Wisdom from Women to Watch” in 2016 entitled “Hear Me Roar” and discusses mentoring, paying it forward, courage and succession planning. She has spoken on various panels regarding leadership issues, diversity & inclusion, nuclear verdicts, and insurance trends at CLM, PARMA, CAJPA, RIMS, WCI, and NRRDA to name a few.