Earl F. Cottam, Jr., CPA

Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer

Earl (Ty) Cottam is Executive Vice President, Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer. Serving in this capacity since 1995, Ty oversees our Finance, Operations, and Human Resources functions and has been influential in our company’s strategic initiatives, growth plans, and product expansion. Prior to joining us, Ty worked with KPMG Peat Marwick, LLP for seven years.

Ty is a graduate of Providence College and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant. He is a member of the Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants. Additionally, Ty is a Director & Chairman of the Finance and Audit Committee for the Medical Malpractice Joint Underwriting Association of Rhode Island, a Director of the RI Property and Casualty Insurance Guaranty Fund, a Director of the New Hampshire Guaranty Fund Association and serves on the Audit & Investment Committee for Guaranty Fund Management Services.

An avid sportsman, Mr. Cottam resides with his family in Narragansett, Rhode Island