J.D. Linn, Producer, Haas & Wilkerson


J.D. Linn is a producer for the Festival, Fair, and special event division of Haas & Wilkerson Insurance.  He uses contractual analysis, policy reviews, and other risk management techniques to protect the assets of festivals from the unique liability exposures associated with them.  Prior to working at Haas & Wilkerson Insurance, J.D. graduated from the University of Kansas’s School of Economics. While finishing his degree he was also employed as the music director and composer for the Downtown City Council of Kansas City. His love of music lead to him attending and sometimes performing at several different festivals throughout the country where he developed a passion for the special event industry. Now, J.D. uses his analytical skills, economics background, and risk management knowledge to serve the industry that he has grown to love.