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Monthly Poll Question
If you retired today would you have enough savings, if not, how many more years would you need to work?

Tips & Tricks

Bizstats.com offers a page with many easy to use financial ratio calculators. The website has other valuable tools to assist with your next challenging financial underwriting scenario too.

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Conference Sponsors

The Association of Home Office Underwriters would like to thank our sponsors for the successful 2017 AHOU conference in San Diego, CA:




Partner Sites

Academy of Life Underwriting
Candian Institute of Underwriters

On The Risk

American Academy of Insurance Medicine

Officer Sponsors

AHOU thanks the companies who generously sponsor our officers and committee members:

  • Tim Ranfranz, Executive Council, President
    Joel Weiner, Program Committee

  • Thomas Del Popolo-Fore, Program Committee

  • Brendan Paradis, Website Committee

  • R. Dale Hall, Program Committee

  • Steve Stanley, Program Committee

  • Jennifer Richards, Program Committee

  • Shawn James, Program Committee

  • Amy Prestegaard, Executive Council, Vice President

  • Sandra Nichols, Executive Council, VP Conference
    Kim Lancaster, Program Committee

  • Pam Bergsten, Executive Council, VP Program Development
    Dawn Boitnott, Executive Council, VP Technology Development
    Michelle Spevak, Program Committee

  • Traci Davis, Executive Council, Past-President

  • Scott Corbett, Assistant VP Program Development
    Robyn Wallner, Program Committee

  • Susan Hennis, Program Committee

  • Kyle Steadham, Program Committee

  • Kim Anderson, Program Committee

  • Richard Odom, Executive Council, Assistant VP Technology Development

  • Carmela Tedesco, Social Media Consultant

  • Sonya Ostling, Program Committee

  • Bob Morris, Program Committee

  • Bill Tilford, VP External Relations

  • Joe Keown, Program Committee

  • Jessica Caracofe, Program Committee

    Bill Moore, Executive Council, VP Membership

  • Jeannine DuPlessis, Program Committee

  • Jamie Reynolds, VP Treasurer

  • Tanya Thompson, Social Media Consultant

  • Brad Gabel, Program Committee

  • Carolyn Goshorn, Executive Council, VP Publications & Secretary
    Dan Drabik, Website Committee
    Nichole Myers, Website Committee
    Mary Hanson, Program Committee