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AHOU and Industry News
  • XVth IUSG (International Study Group)

    Join us early for the AHOU conference for the XVth International Study Group. Click the Learn More button.

    Posted 1/15/2018 5:09:54 AM.

  • SOA (Society of Actuaries) Life Insurance Conference

    Join us in Chicago, IL from April 9 - 11, 2018 at the Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile for this years conference. Please click the Learn More button.

    Posted 1/15/2018 4:09:35 AM.

  • ReFocus2018

    The ReFocus 2018 Conference is here! Join us in Las Vegas, NV on March 4 - 7, 2018. Please click on the Learn More button.

    Posted 1/15/2018 4:00:36 AM.

  • ACLI Medical Section Annual Meeting

    Join us for an early spring thaw in St. Petersburg, FL! Join us from February 17 - 20, 2018 for the ACLI Medical Section Annual Meeting. Click on the Learn More button below.

    Posted 1/15/2018 3:35:01 AM.

  • MUD (Metropolitan Underwriting Discussion Group)

    The 48th Annual Conference is approaching rapidly! Please click the 'Learn More' button.

    Posted 10/27/2017 2:12:44 AM.

  • CIU Winter Education Seminar

    Mark your calendars for January 22 - 23, 2018 for the CIU Winter Education Series. Click the 'Learn More' button. 

    Posted 10/27/2017 2:04:37 AM.

  • AHOU Website Features Job Openings and Resumes!

    As a service to our members, the AHOU website has Job Postings, and will post resumes for underwriters seeking employment. Click and learn more!

    Posted 11/21/2009 6:29:00 PM.

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Conference Sponsors

The Association of Home Office Underwriters would like to thank our sponsors for the successful 2018 AHOU conference in Chicago, IL:







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:

  • Jeannine DuPlessis, Program Committee

  • Susan Hennis, Program Committee

  • Sonya Ostling, Program Committee

  • Bob Morris, Program Committee

  • Carmela Tedesco, Social Media Consultant

  • Brad Gabel, Program Committee

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

  • Steve Stanley, Program Committee

  • Thomas Del Popolo-Fore, Program Committee

  • Shawn James, Program Committee

    Bill Moore, Executive Council, VP Membership
    Kate Roark, Program Committee

  • Tanya Thompson, Social Media Consultant

  • Jessica Caracofe, Program Committee

  • Joe Keown, Program Committee

  • Brendan Paradis, Website Committee

  • Bill Tilford, VP External Relations

  • R. Dale Hall, Program Committee

  • Kim Anderson, Program Committee

  • Amy Prestegaard, Executive Council, Vice President

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

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

  • Richard Odom, Executive Council, Assistant VP Technology Development

  • Jennifer Richards, Program Committee

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

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

  • Traci Davis, Executive Council, Past-President

  • Kyle Steadham, Program Committee