Spencer Educational Foundation’s board of directors has named Brion Callori, senior vice president, manager of engineering and research at FM Global, as its new chairman. Callori, who has served on the foundation’s board since 2008, succeeds Peggy Accordino, vice president, director of risk management at National Financial Partners.
The foundation, established in 1979 to honor the late Robert S. Spencer, awards student scholarships and provides grants to further the education of risk management and insurance.
At FM Global, Callori has overall responsibility for the management and direction of the company’s loss prevention engineering services, scientific research and FM Approvals. Prior to his current role, he served as vice president and operations manager of FM Global’s New York, USA, operations, where he oversaw the management of insurance and engineering operations. He joined FM Global in 1979 as a loss control consultant.