Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Prior to founding Distinguished Programs in 1995 and The Distinguished Social Ventures Foundation in 2012, Andy spent 28 years in the retail insurance brokerage industry in a variety of gopher, account management, production, new product design, and executive roles.
After serving as the company’s Chairman Emeritus in 2018, Andy returned to lead the company as the CEO. In this role, he will be working closely with senior management to grow the company’s program business, diversify its range of products and expertise, and expand its distribution to meet the needs of new and emerging markets.
A graduate of Cornell University and the Program for Management Development at Harvard Business School, he has earned both the CPCU and CLU designations, was a member of Lloyds of London, and a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO). He is currently a member of the Chief Executives Organization (CEO).