Who We Are

The National League of Cities Risk Information Sharing Consortium (RISC) is your trusted resource for information sharing, expertise, and thought leadership in pooling. We provide tools, resources, and partnerships to help your pool make the communities you serve safer and stronger.

The mission of RISC is to facilitate a dynamic hub of mutual support and problem-solving for state league-sponsored pools. We do that through:

  • Information sharing
  • Leadership development
  • Education on operational excellence
  • Insights on emerging industry news and topics

Our vision is to be the trusted source of insight and practice excellence by promoting collaboration and engagement among members.


RISC members taking advantage of information sharing and benefits.

Upcoming Events

RISC Education Series

New webinars are in development and are focused on relevant information for all pool staff.

Check back soon for updates and the latest details.

Access Online Communities

We facilitate four unique online communities for RISC members to ask questions of and share timely information with each other. In our communities, you can network with professionals from other pools and functional areas. Our online communities focus on:

  • Pool Administrators
  • Loss Control, Claims, and Underwriting
  • Marketing for pools
  • Health & Wellness

RISC Announcements

Coming Soon: Pooling Academy

Pooling Academy is a comprehensive and interactive online learning center for the public entity pooling community brought to you by RISC, AGRiP and CAJPA. Pooling Academy will include an updated Pooling Basics curriculum as a foundation as well as in-depth content on core pooling functions.

Meet the team

Erin Rian

Chief Operating Officer

Claire Buchwald

Program Manager

Erin Peterson

Program Specialist

Lena Scarpulla

Membership Coordinator

Have a question?

Fill out our contact form to get in touch with RISC staff.