PMA Companies has named Katti Smith as Vice President – Southwest Region. Ms. Smith will be responsible for the development and expansion of PMA Companies’ footprint in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and New Mexico and manage distribution partner relationships. She will report directly to Ken Stanley, PMA Senior Vice President, Distribution and Field Operations.
“I am very pleased that Katti will be leading our Southwest operations,” said Stanley. “She is a well-known and respected insurance professional with a successful track record of working with brokers and underwriting large and mid-size accounts. The Southwest Region is a vital strategy for PMA Companies and I look forward to our continued expansion under Katti’s direction.”
Ms. Smith joined PMA Companies’ Irving, Texas Operations in 2019. She has a 17-year career in the commercial insurance industry, including positions in underwriting and business development with large insurance carriers and brokers.
A graduate of Regis University, Ms. Smith holds Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designations.