Skip to main content

Voices. Knowledge. Solutions.

Risk Notes

Tony Deschamps Promoted to SCMIT Claims Manager 

Tony DesChamps has been promoted to the position of SC Municipal Insurance Trust claims manager. Previously, DesChamps worked as a SCMIT claims analyst and senior claims adjuster with the Risk Management Services claims department.  
He has 30 years of experience as a workers' compensation claims adjuster. DesChamps obtained a bachelor's degree in business management from the University of South Carolina. 

Tony DesChamps, SCMIT claims manager (high-res image)

Mike Hainley Joins Risk Management Services as a Senior SCMIT Claims Adjuster 

Work Experience: more than 25 years of claims adjusting experience 
Hometown: Columbia, SC   
Education: bachelor’s degree in business economics from Wofford College   
Hobbies: Golden Tee, golfing and Boston sports teams 

Mike Hainley, Senior SCMIT Claims Adjuster (high-res image)

Sharon Turner Joins Risk Management Services as an Underwriter 

Work Experience: 35 years of property and casualty insurance experience with the last 14 years working for Seibels as an underwriting team leader 
Hometown: West Columbia, SC   
Education: a licensed property and casualty insurance agent 
Hobbies: gardening, reading and cross stitch 

Sharon Turner, underwriter (high-res image)

Spotlight on Risk Management Services’ Board Members  

SC Municipal Insurance Trust Board Chair Phillip Mishoe 
Elected Chairman in 2022, Phillip Mishoe has served on the SCMIT board for the past five years. He has been the town administrator for the Town of Central since 2005. He previously worked for the Charleston County Government, Charleston County Sheriff’s Office and Charleston County International Airport.  

Phillip Mishoe, SCMIT Board Chair (high-res image)

Mishoe is a graduate of Clemson University and obtained a Master of Public Administration from Valdosta State University. He also served in the United States Marine Corps. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Clemson, where he serves as sergeant at arms, and also serves on the Clemson Area Chamber of Commerce board and the Anderson Joint Water System board. In his spare time, Mishoe likes to golf, hunt, snow ski, hike and work out in the gym. 
SCMIRF Board Chair Shaun Greenwood 
Elected Chairman in 2020, Shaun Greenwood has served on the SC Municipal Insurance and Risk Financing Fund board for the past four years. He has been the city administrator for the City of Forest Acres since 2017. He also served as the assistant city manager for the City of Cayce from 2013 to 2017.  

Shaun Greenwood, SCMIRF Board Chair (high-res image)

Greenwood is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a Master of Public Administration. He is a member of the Solid Waste Advisory Committee for the state. He is an International City/County Management Association credentialed manager and a certified planner with the American Planning Association. In his spare time, he enjoys playing tennis and golf, as well as fly fishing. 

2022 Risk Management Services Training 

Training courses are coming up for the SC Municipal Insurance Trust and SC Municipal Insurance and Risk Financing Fund members.  
Law Enforcement Training [Risk Management Institute Elective Course] 
Cyber Liability Training [Risk Management Institute Elective Course] 
Supervisor Risk Management (Employment Liability) [Risk Management Institute Core Course] SCMIT/SCMIRF 
RMS Annual Members Meeting [Risk Management Institute Elective Course]