WGA Names Internal Board of Directors

02/06/2014

Press for Immediate Release

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, February 6, 2014 – William Gallagher Associates (“WGA”) has named a new internal Board of Directors consisting of shareholder-employees: Philip J. Edmundson, Chairman and CEO, Patrick J. Veale, President, Michael Andersen, Principal, Jamie Balboni Principal and Property & Casualty Practice Leader, Louisa Bolick, Executive Vice President, Michael Kearney, Executive Vice President, Christopher Nadeau, Principal and Employee Benefit Practice Leader, Rich Leavitt, Principal and Risk Management Practice Leader, and Jim Smith, Principal.

This new internal Board of Directors will be responsible for all governance issues based on the input of fellow colleagues in guiding the overall strategic vision of the firm.

“This is an exciting time at WGA and I believe that these changes empower our team and make WGA an even better place to build a successful insurance career,” commented Edmundson.

WGA is a leading provider of insurance brokerage, risk management and employee benefit services to companies with complex risks and dynamic needs, within industries that include life sciences, technology, financial risks, healthcare, energy, clean tech and environmental services. The firm was founded in 1983 and is one of the country’s leading independent brokerage firms, with offices in Boston, MA; New York, NY; Hartford, CT; Princeton, NJ Columbia, MD; and Atlanta, GA.

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