Executive and Senior Management consist of industry professionals with long experience in their areas of expertise.


  Executive Management
Stephen L. WayChairman & CEO
Peter B. SmithPresident
Edward H. EllisExecutive Vice President
Mark W. HaushillExecutive Vice President & CFO
Matthew S. NaylorExecutive Vice President
L. Byron WayExecutive Vice President & COO
  Senior Management
Kirby A. HillSenior Vice President
Richard W. HitchSenior Vice President
Rhonda N. KempSVP & Chief Accounting Officer
Ahmad O. MianSenior Vice President & CIO
Renee J. MontgomeryCFO of Insurance Companies
Susan K. SwailsExecutive Vice President
Joel A. VaagSenior Vice President

Underwriting Divisions

HIIG Accident & Health

Matthew S. NaylorChief Executive Officer
David G. BurgessChief Underwriting Officer
Brian S. FeatherstoneEVP & Chief Actuary
Edward M. PaulSenior Vice President

HIIG Construction

Jonathan W. OppenheimPresident & CUO
Lynn A. CordesSenior Vice President

HIIG Energy

Susan K. SwailsPresident & CUO
James H. GodfreyExecutive Vice President
Robin D. RobertsSenior Vice President
  Oil & Gas
Joe W. KemSenior Vice President

HIIG Specialty

  MGU Partners
Kirby A. HillPresident
Dan DjordjevicExecutive Vice President
  Other Specialty Lines
Sharen A. PerkinsVice President
Michael H. SchmidtSenior Vice President

HIIG Professional

  Miscellaneous E&O
Susan K. SwailsExecutive Vice President
  Community Banks
William R. HessVice President
  Allied Health
Susan K. SwailsExecutive Vice President