DALLAS— LevelFirst, the service-based wholesale broker and MGA binding facility owned by IIAT Services Co., is pleased to announce the appointment of Kelley Sanchez as vice president. Sanchez will assume the responsibility of underwriting new business opportunities with the Transportation Division.
Sanchez came to LevelFirst from USG where she has specialized in transportation since 2011. Prior to USG, Kelley worked as a transportation underwriter for The Parks Group of Arlington. She has more than ten years’ experience in the industry.
Sanchez also served for ten years in the United States Navy.
“We are excited to Kelley has come on board at LevelFirst,” says April Moeser, executive vice president. “She is recognized for expertise in transportation markets, has well-established carrier relationships and understands the coverages needed. She will be an excellent resource for our clients.”
LevelFirst offers retail clients unique and exclusive product access in several areas of specialization including property, casualty, energy, transportation, healthcare, hospitality and financial services. IIAT acquired LevelFirst in 2014 to continue its tradition of providing insurance markets for independent insurance agents.
The Independent Insurance Agents of Texas (IIAT) is the nation’s largest state association of Trusted Choice® agencies. IIAT represents approximately 1,700 agencies and more than 14,000 agents and insurance professionals. Trusted Choice® independent agents represent multiple insurance companies. Since they are not employees of any single insurance company, they are advocates for insurance consumers helping them comparison shop for cost-effective and customized coverage. IIAT is also affiliated with the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America and works with legislative, regulatory and judicial bodies in Texas on behalf of independent insurance agents across the state. More information on IIAT can be found online at iiat.org.