Steve Kolk is president of Kolkulations LLC, an actuarial consulting firm that deploys data mining, predictive modeling, and geospatial technology to assist clients with financial risk analytics. He has 40+ years of a Property & Casualty (P&C) actuarial experience. He has been chief actuary at three companies, including global real estate data & analytics company, CoreLogic.
A sought-after speaker, Steve is considered one of the nation’s foremost actuarial experts in climate change. Presently, he is an active member of the Climate Change Committee of the North American Actuarial Societies, which constructed the first-of-its-kind Actuaries Climate Index. Launched in 2016, the public index provides objective data about changes in the frequency of extreme climate events over recent decades.
He is Vice Chair of the American Academy of Actuaries’ P/C Extreme Events and Property Lines Committee and in-coming Chair of the Casualty Actuarial Societies’ Climate Change Committee. As a volunteer advisor to the U.S. Department of Transportation, he co-authored the award-winning report, Hampton Roads Climate Impact Quantification – Baseline Assessment in 2016.
A Michigan native, he graduated with honors from Calvin College in Grand Rapids with a B.A. in mathematics.