Office of Risk Management (ORM)

Regular office hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

For 24 hour URGENT risk management assistance, call (515) 294-7700.

Working together to minimize risk. This is the mission of the Office of Risk Management at Iowa State University. 

As a service department, we provide risk management consultation and resources to the university community. Our goal is to minimize the risk of loss to the university by:

  • Identifying sources of loss
  • Assessing the impact of losses
  • Selecting or recommending risk management options
  • Implementing risk management strategies
  • Monitoring risk management solutions for effectiveness

Working together, we accomplish our goals while protecting the university.


Office of Risk Management Staff

Susanne Johnson
Phone: (515) 294-8612

Kurt Beyer
Senior Risk and Systems Analyst
Phone: (515) 294-4476

Deborah Cramer
Insurance Coordinator
Phone: (515) 294-7674

Stacy Ewing-Blount
Administrative Specialist
Phone: (515) 294-7711

Cally Jennett
Insurance and Claims Manager
Phone: (515) 294-1963

Steve Wieneke
Risk Specialist
Phone: (515) 294-6849