With PDRMA, you get personalized support from risk management experts with unparalleled knowledge of our park and recreation, forest preserve and conservation district, and special recreation association community.
We assign an in-house Risk Management Consultant to every property/casualty member agency. They spend most of their time in the field with our members helping with inspections, making recommendations and conducting training. Your consultant collaborates with you to identify your loss drivers and to develop targeted risk mitigation measures tailored to your agency.
And anytime you have a question about how the latest changes to regulations and requirements affect your agency, or need advice for managing a specific safety concern, their expertise is always a phone call or email away so it’s like having your own risk control expert on staff.
Risk Management Services Supervisor

Tim’s certifications include..... Associate in Risk Management for Public Entities, Pool and Spa Operator, Playground Safety Inspector, Associate in Insurance, Ergonomics Assessment Specialist and OSHA 10-hour training. His experience at Community Park District of La Grange Park and Hodgkins and Pleasant Dale park districts contributed to his nearly 25 years’ experience and led to his specializing in playground, aquatic and police/security risk management as well as OSHA and Illinois Department of Labor compliance.

Vince Manna, CPO, CSM
Risk Management Consultant

Vince Manna

With a Bachelor of Science degree..... in Occupational Safety, Vince complements our team with his years of transportation safety and regulatory compliance experience. He is a Certified Safety Manager (CSM), Graduate Safety Practitioner (GSP), Certified Forklift Instructor and holds OSHA 30-Hour certification.

Seth Norton, CFI, CPO
Risk Management Consultant

As a Certified Fire Inspector ..... and Hazmat Trainer, Seth’s 10 years’ experience at College of DuPage sharpened his expertise in both fire prevention and inspection as well as safety policy and procedure development.

Mary Pedersen, CPO, CPSI, CEAS-1
Risk Management Consultant

Mary’s nearly 20 years..... of experience – along with her certifications in Pool and Spa Operations, Playground Safety Inspections, Ergonomics Assessment and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 10-hour training – have developed her expertise in before/after school program and day camp risk management.

Lindsey Robertson, CPO, CPSI, CEAS
Risk Management Consultant

With nearly 10 years’..... experience at Arlington Heights Park District, certification as a Pool and Spa Operator and a designated International Lifeguard Training Program instructor, Lindsey’s expertise is in aquatic risk management.

Risk Management Consultant

Kyle brings 20 years’..... experience at Elk Grove, Lombard and Streamwood park districts along with certifications as a Pool and Spa Operator and Park and Recreation Professional to members. His expertise lies in both aquatic and fitness center risk management.

Members may participate in one or both coverage programs but participating in both offers you the best value since you to save 5% on your Property/Casualty annual contribution!