Sentinel Risk Advisors this week announced notable additions to its risk management team with the hiring of attorney Jacqueline Handel and loss control expert Dana Vorholt. Handel and Vorholt add depth to Sentinel’s Risk Performance Group, an elite team of risk managers who work to measure and mitigate immediate risks while positioning clients for future success.
Sentinel—the Carolinas’ premier risk management firm—is headquartered in the Triangle, with offices in Raleigh and Greenville. The firm will open its Charlotte office on May 1, with plans to expand to other areas in the Carolinas’ over the next three-to-five years.
In her new role as Director of Rick Transfer and Due Diligence, Jacqueline Handel manages and mitigates complex risk scenarios for Sentinel clients. A licensed attorney, Handel develops strategies that optimize profitability through contractual risk transfer, due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, and performance risk review.
Handel earned her law degree from Elon University, after which she worked in private practice representing businesses through estate administration, corporate formation, legal documentation review and compliance. Prior to law school, Handel double majored in criminal justice and forensic science at ECU. She is a member of the Wake County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division.
As Director of Risk Management, Dana Vorholt’s professional passion puts Sentinel clients on the path to workplace safety, compliance and optimal profitability. Vorholt got his start in risk management working for a national carrier in 2005. He honed his skills for the next decade, exceling at key risk management roles on national accounts. His expertise benefits Sentinel’s Risk Performance Group team, with his creative and strategic approach to risk control.
Vorholt earned his Master’s degree in Safety and Environmental Management from West Virginia University, and is an accredited Associate of Risk Management.
About Sentinel Risk Advisors
Sentinel is a premier insurance brokerage firm with a reputation for exceptional client experience in 36 states. The Raleigh-based firm offers a broad scope of property, casualty, and risk management services for today’s global marketplace. Clients depend on Sentinel to protect their assets, preserve their wealth, and elevate their personal and professional position. Our core business is risk mitigation and insurance brokerage services, but our greatest endeavor is investing in the success of the clients we represent. For more information, visit http://sentinelra.com/.