The Insurance Solution Cannabis Businesses Deserve.
To be the member-centric bridge along the seed to sale network through coupled best-in-class risk management practice and offerings.
To normalize the financial products available to cannabis business owners by servicing and educating our membership base, pooling our shared risk, offering members our own comprehensive insurance solution, and working towards positive change for the industry.
Our Core Values
- Full dedication to responsiveness, accuracy and detail
- Communication that is prompt, regular, frequent and respectful
- Thirst for perfection and client satisfaction
- Professionalism without conflict
- Celebrate our success
Dawna Capps Evans
Dawna Capps Evans is President & CUO of WÜLF, LLC a management and insurance consulting firm specializing in InsurTech, Start-Ups and MRB’s (Marijuana Related Businesses.)
She has more than 25 years of experience in the Property/Casualty Industry in senior leadership roles focused on Specialty Underwriting, MGA/Affinity Programs and Risk Management.
Prior to launching WULF, LLC Dawna spent 16 years at Travelers Insurance in various leadership roles; most recently as the P&C Leader in Sao Paulo, Brazil for Travelers newly created commercial insurance company in South America.
Dawna holds the distinguished CRM (Certified Risk Manager) and CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor) designations, is currently an adjunct professor for the Goodwin College Insurance Certification program and is a graduate of St. Bonaventure University with a degree in Business Marketing.
Rocco offers unique and powerful know-how to many businesses. His skill set combines a sound technical background with extensive process experience at mid and executive levels of general and operations management, project management and broad leadership roles. He has successfully applied his passionate and committed leadership style through C LEVEL and BOD permanent and interim positions in various industries. Rocco has navigated a successful 30+ year career with an execution- based philosophy fueled by passion and commitment to the principles of planning, formal project management, accurate measurement and reporting and single point task accountability. In serving companies from start-up to Fortune 500, he has been part of achieving multiple team victories through creating the proper organizational architecture (right people in the right places) from a foundation made up of the key building blocks of execution. A solid and strong affinity for strategy, innovation and lessons learned based corrective action have been the background for his career.Rocco earned a BSc. in Chemical Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University, 1982 and is a veteran of the automotive components manufacturing industry.
The co-founder and current sole owner of Conway E&S, Inc., a national specialty wholesale brokerage, managing general agency, program management, and captive management firm based out of Pittsburgh, PA, and formed in 1996. Jeff holds producer licenses in all 50 states and the US Virgin Islands and surplus lines licenses in 46 states. Since 2008, Jeff has spent most of his time creating and managing captives and specialized insurance programs. Jeff is an active member of the National Association of Professional Surplus Lines Offices, the American Association of Managing General Agencies, the Professional Lines Underwriting Society, Target Markets Association, and the Captive Insurance Company Association. Jeff is a 1990 graduate of Drake University with a degree in Business Finance.
Brian Nelson serves as Chief Underwriting Specialist for Garnet Solution, LLC. Mr. Nelson has over 20 years of insurance and risk management experience. He has served the roles of VP of Partner Development, Regional Underwriting Manager, and Branch Manager for several large international insurance carriers. Additionally, Brian executed the role of Risk/Insurance Manager for a national construction/roofing company and practiced law, with an emphasis on insurance related issues, at a Pittsburgh based firm. Brian also served as a broker and member of specialty internal resource team for a large national insurance brokerage.
Mr. Nelson is a member of the PA Bar, completing the requirements of his J.D. at Duquesne University. He also received an M.B.A. from St. Francis University and B.S. in Environmental Science for Susquehanna University. He holds the Associate in Risk Management Designation from IIA.