Member Application

Thank you for your interest in NYSIR.

If your district or BOCES would like to receive an insurance proposal from NYSIR, the insurance application process is easy! Please contact Paul Weinstein, Director of Marketing and Member Support at (516) 750-9466 or the NYSIR marketing representative for your region.

Application Form

Click here to download the application.

We are committed to making the application process as seamless as possible, and we'll assist you in any way necessary.

You may either - 

  • Complete the application on your own
  • Contact us to assist you over the phone
  • Submit questions via e-mail
  • Arrange for an in-person appointment to assist you

NYSIR Membership

Attention: Paul Weinstein
333 Earle Ovington Blvd., Suite 505
Uniondale, NY 11553-3624

800-IS-NYSIR (800.476.9747)


Contact a NYSIR representative for more information

New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal
333 Earle Ovington Blve., Suite 905
Uniondale, NY 11553.3624
Tom Austin Assistant Executive Director 607.435.8107
Robert Lulley, Jr. Executive Director 516.640.3053
Terrence Greene Director of Accounting and Finance 516.640.3046
Lisa Morehouse Office Administrator 516.393.2320
Krystel Allen Administrative Assistance 516.393.2320
NYSIR Division, Wright Risk Management
Marketing, Production, Subscriber Support Services
Paul Weinstein Director of Production/Marketing 800.476.9747 x1466
Amy Kielb Administrative Assistant 800.476.9747 x1457
Rockland, Westchester, Putnam, Nassau & Suffolk Counties    
Paul Weinstein Director of Marketing & Subscriber Support 800.476.9747 x1466
Western New York/Buffalo/Rochester/Syracuse
Greg Hawk
Regional Manager, Marketing & Subscriber Support
518.437.1171 x309
Eastern New York/Albany/Capital Region
Russell Phillips
Regional Manager, Marketing & Subscriber Support
518.437.1171 x309

Chenango, Delaware, Fulton, Otsego Counties
Bill VanGorder
NYSIR Certified Representative, NBT Insurance Agency, LLC
Tim Parsons
NYSIR Certified Representative, NBT Insurance Agency, LLC

Adirondacks/Plattsburgh Region
Randy Giltz
NYSIR Certified Representative, Northern Insurance Agency
Central New York/Syracuse Region

Eryl Christiansen
NYSIR Certified Representative, Eastern Shore Associates
Southern Tier/Elmira Region
Chris Spaulding
NYSIR Certified Representative, Perry & Carroll Agency


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800-IS-NYSIR (800-476-9747)

333 Earle Ovington Blvd.,
Suite 905, Uniondale, NY