Rich Stokluska has been in the insurance industry for the last 30 years, 27 of them which have been at Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. His responsibility is to lead the Midwest Region's Public Entity team. Rich has extensive experience with the implementation of insurance & risk management programs for Public Entities that includes traditional or conventional placements, large deductibles, self-insured retentions, feasibility studies, facultative or direct reinsurance, group purchasing and self-funded pool programs.

Rich is dedicated to the development of risk management business exclusively for government entities. He is directly involved in the design, implementation and management of Property, Casualty, and Workers' Compensation programs. In 2006, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. was selected by the Illinois Association of County Board Members to assist in developing the Counties of Illinois Risk Management Agency (CIRMA).