A champion for diversity & inclusion

Soraya leverages her influence to develop strategies, change policies, establish protocols and implement practices that enable organizations to drive success through diversity and inclusion efforts. Soraya served on the Diversity Advisory Board at Clorox, Co-led an African-American Employee Resource Group (ERG) and served on a Women’s ERG Leadership Team, to name a few. She currently serves on the Risk & Insurance Management Society’s (RIMS) Diversity and Inclusion Council and is sought out as a keynote speaker on diversity matters.

Powerful speaking.Trusted advisement.

Drawing from her 30+ year risk management career, Soraya is also a frequent speaker at RIMS, Advisen, and Hawaiian Captive Insurance Forum conferences, covering a broad range of risk management topics, including Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) strategies, supply chain risk management, forming captive insurance companies and managing complex losses.


Inspirational and thoughtful addresses to wide audiences.


TIn-depth educational experiences that focus on building attendee skills.

Breakout Sessions

Topical sessions that focus on deepening audience expertise.


Critical discussions that spark organic insights for your audience.

Past engagements

Casualty Insights Conference – "Captives – Do You Still Need One?" New York, NY 2017

Association of Financial Professionals (AFP) –  "How Advanced Data Modeling Can Make a Captive More Valuable" Los Angeles, CA 2018

CPCU Society 69th Annual All Industry Day – "Diversity & Inclusion – The Business Case" Keynote Speaker, San Francisco, CA 2018

RIMS-ERM Conference: "Advancing Risk Mangement - Having a seat at the table", Montreal, Canada, October 2018

Future engagements

RIMS - Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Workshop, Boston, MA, April 2019

The Institutes CPCU Leadership Summit, Denver, CO April 2019


Accepting inquiries for 2019 and 2020

Currently accepting speaking inquiries for 2019 and 2020 engagements. In your inquiry please include information about: desired dates, location, venue, audience profile and size, and session type.

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