Dick Messick, CPCU, AAI, PMP
Vice President, North Shore Risk Consulting, LLC

Dick Messick is a Vice President at North Shore Risk Consulting, LLC with over 33 years of risk management consulting experience serving both public and private sector clients, including Fortune 500 companies, self-insured organizations, public sector entities, and property and casualty insurance companies. He comes to North Shore Risk Consulting, LLC from Deloitte Consulting, LLP after nearly 30 years of playing key roles in building their Insurance & Risk Management Consulting practice.

His experience includes:

  • Conducting risk exposure and analyses to identify hazards facing various types of organizations, including financial institutions, health care institutions, public sector entities, retail, manufacturing, energy companies, and mercantile concerns
  • Property/casualty insurance program reviews to evaluate limits, retentions, coverages, terms, and conditions utilized by various organizations, including peer and industry leading practice benchmarking
  • Competitive insurance bidding utilizing multiple brokers, including the development of property and casualty insurance program specifications
  • Process documentation and assessment projects for state, federal, and private insurance sector clients, including numerous engagements for state Workers’ Compensation funds and Workers’ Compensation providers
  • Business process reviews of insurance claims and underwriting units, including reviews and benchmarking of claims handling processes protocols used at insurance companies, self-insureds and third-party administrators
  • Property/casualty claims file reviews across multiple lines of business focusing on such areas as reserving, reporting, investigation, use of medical management and utilization reviews, and documentation
  • Development and implementation of key performance indicators (KPIs) to monitor risk management and clams handling efficiency and cost-effectiveness
  • Advising Workers’ Compensation claims predictive modeling implementation efforts with multiple public and private sector clients
  • Buyer-side merger & acquisition insurance due diligence procedures to assess target company insurance programs
  • Audit team support related to claim insurance receivable estimates, including asbestos and pollution liabilities


Professional Designations:

  • Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)
  • Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)