R. Ray Pate, Jr., Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Pate served as a capital advisor to insurance companies from 2005 to 2011 as an Executive Vice President for a London based reinsurance intermediary know as BMS Group, Ltd.
Anne K. Missett, President and Chief Operating Officer
Her career began with Blue Cross and Blue Shield where she worked for various Blue plans for 17 years. Mrs. Missett served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Underwriting for NCRIC, Inc, where she worked closely with Mr. Pate.
Frank McNabb, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. McNabb was a partner in the public accounting firm Postlethwaite and Netterville. After leaving public accounting, Mr. McNabb became chief operating officer of an insurance company where he was primarily responsible for business strategy, reserve levels and pricing, rating agency communications, and regulatory compliance.
Ashley Hester, Director, Underwriting and Product Management
From May 2003 to August 2008 Ms. Hester worked in the heavy construction industry with a focus on warranty administration for multiple manufacturers. She holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Risk Management and Insurance.
In 2008, Ms. Hester joined Americas as a Senior Underwriter after completing an insurance internship in London, U.K for multiple reinsurers and run-off companies. Ms. Hester has received numerous scholarships and distinctions for leadership and insurance studies, including recognition from NAIFA in 2007. In 2011, Ms. Hester was recognized as a distinguished alumni of her University and appeared as a guest speaker for the induction of a new university president.