AHT Names New ShareholderMike Kelly Joins AHT's Leadership Team
Leesburg, VA – October 2, 2020: AHT Insurance is pleased to name Mike Kelly, Senior Vice President, as a new Shareholder.
AHT pursues a constantly refined strategy to provide our clients unique and unsurpassed value. Through a collaborative approach, AHT’s professionals strive to protect what matters most and provide heroic service in the execution of our mission. The unremitting pursuance of greater positions AHT to attract and retain top talent that complements and supports the goals of the organization and nurtures future leaders inside the firm.
As a Shareholder, Kelly will remain focused as a leader in his current role while expanding his focus to develop key business relationships and provide the critical support needed to build and maintain teams of top professionals in the industry.
“Mike Kelly is special insurance professional. Mike’s determination, drive and willingness to do whatever it takes to be the best in the field and in service to his clients is remarkable. His addition as a shareholder of the firm is a key professional milestone for Mike, as well as a strategic addition of perpetuation talent for AHT,” says David Schaefer, President and CEO of AHT Insurance.
Kelly has spent 13 years developing a deep understanding of risk and insurance and refining his skills to become a leading insurance professional. In his current role as Senior Vice President, Kelly serves as a key consultant and partner to the International Aid and Development Organizations community. Kelly’s concentration is on protecting global travelers and those deployed around the world to ensure they are adequately protected and organizations meet their legal obligation to duty of care with a special emphasis placed on the intersection of travel policies and procedures, third-party assistance and insurance.
“I am humbled and thankful to deepen my commitment to AHT and my fellow shareholders. This organization has given me so much and I look forward to giving back for the next 30 years,” says Mike Kelly, Senior Vice President and Shareholder.
Prior to joining AHT in 2011, Kelly began his insurance career with two other brokers after graduating from James Madison University in 2007. Kelly is actively involved with Humentum, InterAction, The International NGO Safety and Security Association (INSSA) and other related industry associations serving the international development community. He also serves clients in higher education, U.S. government, government contracting, as well as other organizations that are concerned with protecting international travelers and operations.
“As the sales lead for AHT’s International Aid & Development Organization (IADO) Practice, I could not think of an honor more befitting Mike. He has worked tirelessly to share knowledge with the NGO/IADO community and to support such organizations’ important work in communities around the world. This professional achievement is in part a recognition of his distinguished work and partnership with the NGO/IADO community,” says Caren Huminski, IADO Practice Leader, AHT Insurance.
Learn more information about AHT’s International Aid & Development Organizations practice here.
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AHT Insurance is an insurance brokerage and consulting firm offering property and casualty, employee benefits, retirement, personal and international services for a wide range of industries – boasting national recognition for our practices in areas including technology, manufacturing, government contracting and nonprofits.