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Michael Cosgrave has earned the Certified Risk Managers (CRM) Designation

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Michael Cosgrave has earned the Certified Risk Managers (CRM) Designation.  He has served as Couch Braunsdorf Insurance Group’s Director of California Operations for five years.   The CRM designation is conferred by the National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research.  The National Alliance consists of more than 133,000 insurance professionals, but only 3,000 hold the CRM designation.  To attain the designation, candidates must undertake rigorous coursework and pass five written exams  – Principles of Risk Management, Analysis of Risk, Control of Risk, Financing of Risk, and Practice of Risk Management.  The coursework is designed to provide designees with advanced insurance and risk management expertise to meet the needs of the business clientele they serve.  Joseph Mignon,  Couch Braunsdorf’s CEO, stated, “We are proud of Michael for having pursued and completed this advanced course of study. His commitment to continuing education and professionalism are to be commended.” Michael holds two BA degrees from The University of California at Santa Barbara, carries licenses in Property & Casualty (CA License # 0E48805), Series 6, Series 63, Life & Health, and also holds a Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC) and a Certificate in Long Term Care (CLTC) designation.

He can be reached in the Couch Braunsdorf Insurance Group, Inc. office at

300 Broadway St, Suite 21
San Francisco, CA 94133
Phone: 650.740.4247
Email: mcosgrave@couchbraunsdorf.com