Annual Dessert Dash - Annual Golf and Bowling Banquet


It is time again for the ANNUAL DESSERT DASH at this year’s Annual Golf and Bowling Banquet scheduled for Monday, September 11th.  We need at least 10 volunteers to make or buy a nice dessert that will serve 8 – 10 people.

If you would like to volunteer to donate a delicious dessert, please contact one of the following

Linda Bonet- or by phone 206 615 3092   OR

TJ Collins - or by phone 206 272 3110



The Dessert Dash raises funds to support the MIAS ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND.

100% of the proceeds generated by the Dessert Dash go into the MIAS SCHOLARSHIP FUND.  The generous donations received last year contributed over $2.000, toward the Scholarship Fund allowing three scholarships to be presented during the Annual Banquet.



1.        Each table will be numbered andwill have an envelope to record and collect the donations.

2.       As soon as you sit down at your Table do the Following:

3          Each guest writes in theirname

4         Write the amount you want to donate next to your name (receipts will be provided at each table)

a.       if paying by Check make payable to Marine Insurance Association of Seattle

b.      if paying by Credit Card, please complete the form with all information requested 

5         Designate a person from your table to be the “Dessert Dasher”

6         Then total the amounts and place donations in the envelope provided for our table

7         The tables will be called in the order of the highest total amount donated

8         When your table number is called, dash to the table with the Desserts and take the dessert of your choice.




What is the MIAS Fellowship?
The MIAS Fellowship is a new educational opportunity, challenge, and designation
sponsored by the Marine Insurance Association of Seattle.

The purpose of the MIAS Fellowship is to encourage MIAS members to develop an in-depth thesis on a marine insurance topic of interest, for the benefit of the association and the marine insurance community.


A MIAS member employee who successfully completes the Fellowship requirements will be accorded a professional award and designation of distinction:

Fellow of the Marine Insurance Association of Seattle



First announced at the 2017 MIAS Annual Banquet in January, the MIAS Fellowship is a new educational challenge and opportunity for the association’s membership. 

Applications are now being accepted through May 1st for the 2017 Fellowship. 

Click here for more information and to download the application! 


Questions? Contact for further information and details.

Relay for Life - Team MIAS


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June 3-4, 2017 (10AM – 10AM)

It’s Relay Time!   The Relay For Life of Green Lake is an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness about what we can do to reduce cancer risks, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease.  Please consider supporting Team MIAS by participating in or providing donations in support of this important cause.

If you would like to join Team MIAS for the event, please sign up using the link below.  Team members set their own goals and walk for a 1 or 2 hour timeframe during the event.  We are also scheduling a team lunch prior to the event so everyone has the chance to meet our team members and to participate in other aspects of the event.  We would love to have you on the MIAS Team and participate in whatever capacity works best for you individually.

Click to Participate: Join Team MIAS


The second way to participate is through donations to the Team or to individual Team members.   

Click to Donate: Donate to Team MIAS


Thank you to all MIAS members who have already signed up to participate or made donations to the team.  We appreciate the generous support of the MIAS membership, which has been instrumental in making Team MIAS the top fundraising team for the past several years – a title we hope to maintain in 2017. 

Please feel free to contact Team MIAS Captain Carey Gephart ( with any questions or fundraising ideas.

Marine Insurance Association 2017 Annual Meeting & Banquet

Join us January 27, 2017

 Marine Insurance Association of Seattle Annual Meeting & Banquet.


The Annual Meeting and Board Election will start at 9 am with no confirmed end time on January 27th, 2017
Location: MCM | An AssuredPartners Agency | 1325 Fourth Avenue, Suite 2100, Seattle, WA 98101.

The Annual Banquet Cocktail hour starts at 5:30pm sharp.
Location: The Hyatt Olive 8 Seattle Hotel 1635 8th Avenue Seattle, WA 98101

**Please book your room at The Hyatt Olive 8 before January 5th to receive the discounted rate!**

Book Hotel Here

Register Here



AMIM 122- Inland Marine Insurance

Instructor: Peter Sandler


Topics: This class will help registrants prepare for the AMIM exam. Registrants must order and pay separately for study material from or call 1-800-644-2101


Location: 2101 Fourth Avenue, 12th Floor, Crum & Forster Conference Room


Time/Dates: Every Wednesday for 15 weeks, starting February 1st, 2017. Class times to be 9:00 to 10:30am. A couple classes may be changed to Tuesday or Thursday – TBD.


Credits: 21 credits for the entire series – no partial credit is available; all classes must be attended in order to receive credit. 


**Please fill out the form here Registration deadline January 23rd 2017**