We'd like to congratulate one of our very own, Richie Clements, for being
installed as PIA National's President. The new national officers of the
National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) were
installed during the group's September 21, 2014, Board of Directors meeting
held in San Antonio, Texas. Each of the officers will serve one-year terms
that begin on October 1, 2014, and run through September 30, 2015.
As of October 1, 2014, Richard A. Clements, CIC, CPIA, of Chalmette,
Louisiana, becomes President; Robert W. Hansen, Jr., CPIA, LUTCF, of Omaha,
Nebraska, becomes President-elect; Gary W. Blackwell, Jr., CPCU, of Corinth,
Maine, becomes Vice President/Treasurer; Timothy G. Russell, CPCU, of Southport,
Connecticut, becomes Secretary/Assistant Treasurer; and John G. Lee, CIC, CPIA,
LUTCF, of Fredericksburg, Virginia, becomes Immediate Past President.