About the Emerging Leaders Program


The Emerging Leaders Program is designed for professionals in the crop insurance industry that seek to increase their knowledge and hands-on experience with key issues. The program will help build the next generation of crop insurance leaders.

Program Benefits:

  • Enhance your leadership skills and knowledge of policy issues
  • Receive invitation to participate in CIRB meetings such as the Annual Meeting and Fly-Ins
  • Participate in networking events around the country with CIRB Executive Committee Members and leaders in the industry
  • Participate in CIRB webinars and policy updates on policy issues and future challenges facing the industry


The application process for the 2017-2018 Emerging Leaders Program is now closed. Check back soon to meet the 3rd class of Emerging Leaders. 

Eligibility Requirements:

The CIRB Emerging Leaders Program is open to employees of Crop Insurance and Reinsurance Bureau member companies. Member companies must nominate applicants and applicants must cover the costs of their travel to events. Applicants whom are selected must commit to participating in the full program schedule of events.

Click here for more information about the program.


Contact Information:

Questions about the program or application? Contact CIRB by calling 202-544-0067.