New PIA National Officers Installed, Russell is President-Elect
WASHINGTON — Newly-elected national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) were installed during the group’s September 24, 2016 board of directors meeting held in Omaha, Nebraska. Each of the officers will serve one-year terms that began on October 1, 2016, and run through September 30, 2017.
Photo: (right to left) President Gareth W. Blackwell, Jr.; President-elect Timothy G. Russell; Vice President/Treasurer Keith A. Savino; Secretary/Assistant Treasurer Dennis D. Kuhnke; and Immediate Past President Robert W. Hansen, Jr.
As of October 1, 2016, Gareth W. Blackwell, Jr., CPCU, of Corinth, Maine became President; Timothy G. Russell, CPCU, of Southport, Connecticut became President-elect; Keith A. Savino, CPIA, of Mahwah, New Jersey became Vice President/Treasurer; Dennis D. Kuhnke, CIC, CPIA of Milwaukee, Wisconsin became Secretary/Assistant Treasurer; and Robert W. Hansen, Jr., LUTCF, CPIA, of Omaha, Nebraska became Immediate Past President.
Founded in 1931, PIA is a national trade association that represents member insurance agents and their employees who sell and service all kinds of insurance, but specialize in coverage of automobiles, homes and businesses. PIA members are Local Agents Serving Main Street America SM.