About This Chapter

The Columbus CPCU Society Chapter is a community of credentialed property and casualty insurance professionals who promote excellence through ethical behavior and continuing education.

The CPCU Society is committed to providing resources, educational programs and lColumbus CPCU Society Chaptereadership opportunities that attract talent and enable individuals to expand their technical insurance skills and business capabilities in order to improve the overall performance of the insurance industry while adhering to the highest ethical standards.

The Columbus CPCU Society Chapter's 480 members hold the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU®) designation, which is conferred by The Institutes and requires passing rigorous undergraduate- and graduate-level exams, meeting an experience requirement, and agreeing to be bound by a strict code of professional ethics.

The Columbus CPCU Society Chapter is dedicated to meeting the needs of risk management and insurance professionals who are seeking to attain or who have earned the CPCU designation. We will earn the respect of the community, regulators, other professional organizations and the public, as an organization by developing the highest of ethical and leading professional standards.


As members of the CPCU Society or as participants in meetings and events, we need to be mindful of the constraints of the antitrust laws. There shall be no discussions of agreements or concerted actions that may restrain competition. This prohibition includes the exchange of information concerning individual company rates, coverages, market practices or any other competitive aspect of an individual company's operation. Each member or participant is obligated to speak up immediately for the purpose of preventing any discussion falling outside the indicated bounds.