Pictured: Kurt R. Gehman, CPCU, Vice President/Principal, McConkey Insurance & Benefits
York, Pa. (January 12, 2023) – McConkey Insurance & Benefits, a leading provider of financial security and risk management solutions, recently promoted Kurt Gehman to Vice President and Principal effective January 1, 2023.
Kurt joined McConkey in 2015 as a Business Insurance Executive, before becoming a Vice President/Principal of the agency. With nearly 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, Kurt adds extensive workers’ compensation experience to McConkey. Embarking in the insurance industry as an Underwriter, he underwrote several of the captive insurance programs to which McConkey now serves as Program Administrator. He later moved on to develop custom tailored workers’ compensation programs that addressed the specific needs of individual mid-large market businesses throughout the mid-Atlantic region. Since joining McConkey, Kurt has been instrumental in serving some of the agency’s more complex clients and developing solutions that provide them with the resources and financial stability to successfully operate their organizations.
Kurt received his BSBA Degree from The University of Pittsburgh, majoring in Finance with a minor in Economics. He holds a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation and is a member, and past Board of Director, for the PA Dutch Chapter of CPCU. He currently serves as a Board Member of the Lancaster City Fire Foundation and is an active member of the Lancaster County Fire Chiefs Association.
“It is a pleasure to have Kurt join the ownership team at McConkey,” said Mike Harter, McConkey Insurance & Benefits’ CEO and President. “He is a key part in our ability to perpetuate the agency from within and remain locally owned and independent. Kurt has also been a key contributor in improving processes and procedures for the betterment of employees and clients.”
“I’m truly blessed to be a part of such a great, hardworking team whose core mission is above all to serve others by providing our clients with the expertise and peace of mind to navigate today’s growingly complex risks,” said Kurt Gehman.
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About McConkey Insurance & Benefits
Since 1890, McConkey Insurance & Benefits has provided financial security for individuals and businesses. Serving clients nationally and with a client presence in more than 20 countries, McConkey prides itself in being one of the Mid-Atlantic’s largest privately held and most respected insurance brokerage firms. In addition to our traditional insurance portfolio, McConkey specializes in alternative markets offering compliance, administration, brokerage, and actuarial services to businesses, groups, and associations in the form of captive programs, consortiums, self-insurance, and other unique products.
McConkey’s exceptional proactive service platform results in unmatched client retention and unparalleled growth. As a consistent “Best Places to Work” and “Top Fastest Growing Company” award recipient, our team-based culture drives our success.