Janice M. Abraham , MBA

President & CEO, United Educators , Bethesda , Maryland

Janice M. Abraham joined United Educators (UE), education’s own risk management and insurance company, as president and CEO in 1998. Prior to joining UE, Abraham served the higher education community in many roles, including serving as CFO at Whitman College, a board member of NACUBO and WACUBO, and in various senior positions at Cornell University. She currently serves as a Trustee of Whitman College and American University, a director of The Griffith Foundation, on the board of The Institutes and APCIA (a financial trade association), and as a member of American University’s School of International Service Dean’s Advisory Council, and the AGB Editorial Board. Abraham is the author of the 2013 book, Risk Management: An Accountability Guide for University and College Trustees, published by AGB, which encourages board oversight of enterprise risk management activities at their institution.