Suma Elwell

VP for Org Dev & Strategic Planning at WI Reinsurance Corp

Suma Elwell is the Vice President for Organizational Development and Strategic Planning at Wisconsin Reinsurance Corporation, located in Madison, WI. Since starting with WRC in 2002 , Suma has embraced the role of change agent, no matter her formal title. From Training Specialist to Interim Chief Information Officer, each position presented her with new challenges to resolve.

Suma has more than 20 years of experience in the learning and development field. She earned a master’s degree in Organizational Communication from Western Michigan University and a master’s degree in Public Administration from Madras University in India.

Suma served as a board member of the local Association for Talent Development chapter and the board for the Society of Insurance Trainers and Educators. She was the winner of the 2012 ASTD Learning Transfer contest and 2018 SITE President’s Award. She has presented at various local and national conferences, and educational institutions.