As President of Insurance Services, Andrew Kiernan oversees the operational and financial performance, as well as business development, for Franklin Street’s insurance division. He is responsible for managing and growing a portfolio that insures more than 30 million square feet of commercial property.
Mr. Kiernan previously served as an Area Vice President for Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc., initiating, converting, and retaining relationships for the brokerage of commercial insurance programs. He gained valuable experience as a commercial insurance agent for over a decade and is able to provide new perspectives to real estate and hospitality risks exposed to catastrophic wind.
Throughout his career, Mr. Kiernan has been honored with several awards including Franklin Street’s 2017 Franklin Street Award and its 2014 Outstanding Contributor Award. He received the Performance Award with Marsh Global Services Group in New York City in 2001, the Teamwork Award in 2004 from Willis of Florida for establishing its Miami office, and a Summer Intern Mentor award in 2013 at Arthur J. Gallagher for his guidance to future agents. He has qualified by sales volume for both Willis’ Exceptional Producer’s Council and Gallagher’s President’s Club.
Mr. Kiernan is a Certified Risk Manager (CRM), a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), an Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI), and an Associate in Risk Management (ARM) specializing in General Lines of Property and Casualty. He graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science majoring in Risk Management and Insurance.
Florida State University, B.S.
Certified Risk Manager (CRM)
Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC)
Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI)
Associate in Risk Management (ARM)