John joined the McConkey team in 2005 as a Sales and Marketing Associate, was promoted to Account Administrator and Business Insurance Executive, and was then named Vice President/Principal. He currently serves in this leadership role while continuing to provide excellent service to our clients.
In addition to his work with traditional commercial insurance products and clients, one of John’s primary areas of focus is his work with captive insurance programs. This extends to individual account placement as well program management. As the Marketing Coordinator/Manager for the Program Services Division, he handles our internally managed captive programs.
John is also head of our Surplus Lines Department, responsible for insurance placements outside of the admitted market for the agency.
John graduated first in his class in a national Travelers Insurance New Producers School in 2006 and has remained devoted to ongoing education in the field of insurance ever since. He has earned the designations of Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Certified Risk Manager (CRM), Accredited Advisor of Insurance (AAI) and the Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA), and was named one of Central PA’s Forty Under 40 recipients in 2017.
A graduate of York Catholic High School and Grove City College, John is an active member of the community. In the past, he has been involved with York Young Professionals and York Jaycees, and he has also been a York Chamber of Commerce Ambassador. Currently he serves on the board of Leadership York and the LY Executive Connections Committee. In addition, he is an active participant in the Downtown York Rotary. John and his wife and two children currently live in Dallastown, PA.
Favorite Quote: “Character is doing the right thing when nobody’s looking.”