The MSPLIP program continues to be the leader in school insurance in Montana since 1995 and our mission is to provide the most comprehensive and competitive property and liability insurance program for Montana schools.

Our program carefully studies the insurance needs of Montana schools and has an entire staff dedicated to assisting members to ensure proper insurance coverage. The program offers many services to help schools manage and prevent future insurance claims.

Services include:

  • Specialized insurance programs managed by professionals with over 90 years of insurance and school experience.
  • Customized in-district risk management site evaluation.
  • Risk management in-service training for staff and administration.
  • Association and convention presentations regarding potential school loss areas.
  • Annual steam boiler inspections.
  • Monthly newsletters and articles provided to members regarding insurance related topics.
  • Liability release forms specialized for all school activities.
  • Contract review prior to signing all facility contract agreements
  • Dedicated in-house claims administration.
  • Free bus driver-training to all member drivers and contract drivers through SafePUPIL.

MSPLIP is dedicated to providing the financial protection your school district requires at a premium designed to protect your limited financial resources.

Board Members

Kevin Patrick, Chairperson
Current Term 2023-2026
Business Manager, Butte School District
Cathy Binando, Vice Chairperson
Current Term 2022-2025
Business Manager, Hamilton School District
Voyd St. Pierre, Secretary/Treasurer
Current Term, 2023-2026
Superintendent, Rocky Boy Public Schools

Erik Wilkerson, Board Member
Current Term, 2022-2025
Superintendent, Jefferson High School

Dave Whitesell, Board Member
Current Term, 2023-2026
Superintendent, Noxon School District