Brianne Spellane

Spellane is the associate managing editor of Leader’s Edge magazine. She served 10 years with The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers in various marketing and communications roles before transitioning to deputy of its award-winning industry publication at the beginning of 2019. A Saint Anselm College graduate, Spellane earned a master’s degree from the prestigious S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.
Beautiful Minds
Industry Beautiful Minds
There’s a business case for hiring neurodiverse talent.
March 31, 2021
Rethinking the Interview Process for Neurodiverse Talent
Industry Rethinking the Interview Process for Neurodiverse Talent
Altering hiring practices can help open the door to some of the best and brighte...
March 31, 2021
Insurance Industry Ripe for Analytical Talent
Industry Insurance Industry Ripe for Analytical Talent
Neurodiverse candidates are ready to fill holes you might not know you have.
March 31, 2021
Michael Murphy
Industry Michael Murphy
On what’s next for Donald Trump and the Republican Party, Biden’s cabinet pi...
January 20, 2021
David Axelrod
Health+Benefits David Axelrod
On the future of the ACA, prescription drugs, pollsters, and whether Mitch McCon...
January 20, 2021
When One Door Closes…
Industry When One Door Closes…
COVID-19 forced many organizations to put internships on the chopping block. Tho...
November 30, 2020
Council Foundation Scholar Stories
Industry Council Foundation Scholar Stories
For these Council Foundation scholars, the kept promise of an internship made al...
November 30, 2020
It's Never Overt
Industry It's Never Overt
A conversation with ABD vice president Ivoree Reinaldo about what it’s like to...
September 30, 2020
Your Interns, Your Future
Brokerage Ops Your Interns, Your Future
Change the narrative for the next generation. They may be knocking on your door ...
December 1, 2019
Student Recruiting Survey: The Future of Talent
Brokerage Ops Student Recruiting Survey: The Future of Talent
Gamma Iota Sigma reveals what college grads are saying about insurance organizat...
October 15, 2019
We Gotta Get on It
Industry We Gotta Get on It
From building trust through technology to addressing resilience and underinsuran...
July 23, 2019
Five Minutes with Ben Fidlow of Willis Towers Watson
Brokerage Ops Five Minutes with Ben Fidlow of Willis Towers Watson
We sat down at RIMS 2019 to discuss how WTW's predictive analytics are moving be...
April 30, 2019
Captives with Steve Bauman of AXA XL
Industry Captives with Steve Bauman of AXA XL
We chatted with AXA XL's head of global programs and captive practice, North Ame...
April 30, 2019
RIMS 2019 Goes Global
Industry RIMS 2019 Goes Global
Q&A with Kristen Peed, corporate director of risk management at CBIZ in Kansas C...
April 30, 2019
Addressing PTSD in the Workforce
Health+Benefits Addressing PTSD in the Workforce
Q&A with Dr. Teresa Bartlett, senior medical officer at Sedgwick
April 29, 2019
The Risk Manager's Take
Industry The Risk Manager's Take
Q&A with Cindy Roelke, who has risk management responsibilities for all of Weste...
April 29, 2019
Travel Risks: What Employers Need to Know
P&C Travel Risks: What Employers Need to Know
Q&A with Erika Weisbrod, director of security solutions - Americas at Internatio...
April 29, 2019
Taking a Shot at the Leadership Myth
Brokerage Ops Taking a Shot at the Leadership Myth
How a shotgun and a challenge can help you understand your potential.
August 27, 2015
Bursting With Energy
Brokerage Ops Bursting With Energy
New Council office reflects its energetic brand.
May 29, 2015
Brokers Without Borders
Industry Brokers Without Borders
Surplus lines reform will finally simplify the process of dealing with 52 jurisd...
September 30, 2010