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Monthly Poll Question
If you use (or don't use) wearable technology, how willing are you to allow a company to access your information to offer you a better price?

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 2016 conference in Orlando, FL:




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:

  • Bill Swarner, Website Committee
    Steven Cooper, Program Committee

  • John Jonassen, Program Committee

  • Dawn Boitnott, Assistant VP Technology
        Terry Feeney, Program Committee

    Bill Moore, VP Membership
    Kate Roark, Social Media Consultant

        Luanne Stiles, Program Committee

  • Jennifer Johnson, VP, Technology Development
        Mark Dion, Program Committee

  • Bob Cicchi, AVP Program Development
    Shanda Leach, Social Media Consultant

  •     Cindy Davis, Program Committee

  • Tim Ranfranz,   VP treasurer
    Kimberly Waterfield, Program Committee

  • Justin Mills,Website Committee

  • Richard Odom, Program Committee

  • Jean Pfundtner, VP Publications & Secretary

  • Cheryl Johns, President

  • Lauren Murphy, VP Conference

  • Amy Prestegaard, Asst. VP Program Development

  • Fabiola Best, Program Committee

  • Keith Brown, Program Committee

  • Angela Thieschafer, Program Committee

  •     John Valickus, Program Committee

  • Julie Long, Program Committee

  • Dana Devine, Program Committee

  • Traci Davis, Executive Vice President

  • Jennifer Dahl, Program Committee

  • Norm Leblond, Past President
    Dan Drabik, Website Committee
    Nichole Myers, Website Committee
    Kyle Bauer, Program Committee

  • Kevin Smith, VP External Relations

  • Joel Jones, Program committee

  • Colleen Turner-Gross, Program Committee