Mission Statement and Objectives

Updated Mission

The AHOU is a group of insurance professionals associated with risk selection in the life, health and living benefits insurance industries.  The AHOU exists to promote knowledge of mortality, morbidity and risk management through networking and educational opportunities.


To promote and encourage networking, continued education and professional development.

The AHOU shall exercise leadership in underwriting practices and protocol by addressing relevant issues whether they arise in the media, the government, or other industry associations or groups. All ideas, opinions and suggestions shall be those of the individual members and no action shall be taken or recommendations made by the Association that will in any way be binding on a member of his/her company. The Association does not intend to formulate or recommend underwriting procedures or practices to any member or company.