McConkey Hires Business Insurance Executive
On: June 22, 2015 Filed Under: Member News
YORK, Pa (June 22, 2015) – McConkey Insurance & Benefits is proud to announce that Kurt R. Gehman has joined the McConkey team as a Business Insurance Executive. A graduate from the University of Pittsburgh, Kurt majored in Finance and minored in Economics. He earned his Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation in 2006.
Kurt brings extensive workers’ compensation experience from prior underwriting positions at Eastern Alliance and Highmark. Kurt began his career at Eastern Alliance where he gained valuable alternative markets experience specifically working on several captive programs, as well as traditional accounts of all size. He most recently held a Marketing Underwriter position with Highmark, where he helped grow the workers’ compensation product by working closely with agents and insureds to custom tailor programs for individual clients.
Kurt lives in Leola with his wife, Angie and two children. He is an active volunteer in his community, where he currently serves as Deputy Fire Chief of a local volunteer fire company and holds several national certifications including Fire Officer, Fire Inspector, Fire Investigator, Plans Examiner, and Vehicle and Machinery Rescue Technician. Kurt is also a member and past board of director of the PA Dutch Chapter of CPCU.