WSRB Leadership Team

Building for the Future

We've constructed a powerhouse team of industry experts to build on WSRB's foundation of excellence to provide you and our subscribing partners with innovative risk evaluation solutions.




Karl Newman

President and CEO

Karl brings a visionary, results-oriented track record of growing organizations to WSRB. Karl's roots as a leader, advocate and representative for the insurance industry run deep. He served as President of the NW Insurance Council, Board Member of the Arson Alarm Foundation and Marketing Promotion Administrator for PEMCO. A founding partner of the John Maxwell Team, he focuses on developing leaders within WSRB and throughout our industry. 
Connect: Karl Newman - LinkedIn

Bryan Stanwood

Bryan Stanwood

Vice President and COO

Bryan brings extensive insurance industry experience to WSRB. His expertise in managing high-performing insurance sales and underwriting departments provides a solid foundation of leadership to our operations, technology, and business development teams. In his role at WSRB, Bryan focuses on innovation and customer-focused product solutions to benefit our Subscribers.
Connect: Bryan Stanwood - LinkedIn

Risk Data & Analytics

Joe Nolan 

Manager, Risk Data & Analytics

Joe has extensive experience providing data and technology solutions for the insurance sector. Combined with his strong analytics and GIS background, Joe’s knowledge and experience are an asset to you and your customers.

Connect: Joe Nolan - LinkedIn


Dan Ander 

Assistant Vice President, Risk Data & Analytics

Dan works closely with Subscribers to understand their evolving needs as technology advances and changes the insurance industry. His expertise spans product development and technology leadership, giving him insight into the challenges you face every day.   

Connect: Dan Ander - LinkedIn




Leadership Team


Board of Directors

  • Karl J. Newman, Chairman & Director
  • Mark S. Cole, Director
  • Jeffrey R. Dehn, Director
  • Brian G. Upton-Rowley, Director
  • Rex W. Clark, Director Emeritus
  • Gary A. Raid, Director Emeritus