John Garza, ASA

‌Robb B. Kelley Assistant Professor of Actuarial Science and Risk Management


  • Ph.D., Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin
  • B.S., Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Associate of the Society of Actuaries

Areas of Expertise

  • Weather Derivatives


  • Introduction to Probability I (Acts 131)
  • Introduction to Derivatives (Acts 121)
  • Derivatives Mathematics (Acts 145)
  • Introduction to R and SAS (Stat 040)

Contact Info

Garza CV

September 22, 2017
Drake University hosted a special luncheon to announce and celebrate the winners of the 2017 John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition, which encourages and promotes entrepreneurial activity and create greater awareness of the resources available to entrepreneurs in Iowa.