AHOU and Industry News

Mark Your Calendar for the SOA's Underwriting Issues and Innovation Seminar

This event is a two-day conference August 4-5 in Chicago, IL, sponsored by the Society of Actuaries.  It builds on the success of the SOA's 2013 Future of Preferred Underwriting Seminar and offers a collaborative seminar for underwriters, actuaries, and insurance professionals.  Look to the June On the Risk for more details or contact Al Klein at al.klein@milliman.com.

Posted 3/26/2014 9:45:47 AM.

2013 AHOU Conference Videos Now Available

Presentations delivered at the 2013 AHOU Conference are now available at the following web address:


Posted 9/9/2013 10:16:30 AM.

New Underwriting Research Library

The AHOU website now contains a powerful search engine that allows members to search for documents from AHOU Conference presentations and breakout sessions, On The Risk articles, and ALU Textbook chapters. This exciting new research tool is available for AHOU members and is located in the Resources section.

Posted 8/7/2012 12:51:36 PM.

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 2014 conference in Indianapolis:







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Officer Sponsors

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

Lee Janecek, President

Tim Ranfranz, Program Committee


Norm Leblond, Executive Vice President
Judi Scetta, Program Committee

Wayne Macedo, Program Committee

Cindy Shirley, Program Committee

Deb Schmidt, Past President

Dr. Jacki Goldstein, Program Committee

Kevin Oldani, AVP Program Development

Gretchen Juneau, Program Committee

Kevin Smith, VP External Relations

Richard Odom, Website Committee

Dawn Boitnott, Website Committee

Pam Bergsten, VP of Conference
Wayne Macedo, Program Committee

Justin Mills, AVP, Technology Development


Jennifer Johnson, VP, Technology Development

Jeff Parker, Program Committee

Traci Davis, VP, Program Development

Christine Downey, Program Committee

Lee Janecek, President

Bill Swarner, Website Committee
Kathy McCullen, Program Committee

Jackie Marino, Program Committee


Bill Moore, VP Membership
Michael Taht, Program Committee

Cheryl Johns, VP Publications/Secretary


Nancy Caron, Program Committee
Mario Martins, Website Committee