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Independent Insurance Agents of Texas Names Ronda Brown of Austin Account Manager of the Year

Jun 26, 2019
Ronda Brown

The Independent Insurance Agents of Texas (IIAT) is proud to announce that Ronda Brown of Texas Associates Insurors in Austin was named the Account Manager of the Year at IIAT’s Insurcon in Grapevine last week. This award is given annually to an account manager in Texas who exemplifies outstanding leadership and service to the independent agency system and to the public at large.

Ronda began her insurance career in 1990 in Fayetteville, North Carolina, and has worked exclusively in the independent agency system since. She has been with Texas Associates Insurors for the last 18 years. In her current position, she is responsible for commercial new business marketing and placement.

Ronda has served on her agency’s E&O and social committees and was a founding member of their wellness committee. She served on the inaugural CSR Advisory Council for Service Lloyds Insurance Co. and has since served on agent councils for Texas Mutual Insurance Co., CNA Insurance Cos. and FCCI Insurance Co. Ronda holds the CIC, CRM, CISR and ACSR designations.

“Ronda is a true insurance professional. Her understanding of the industry, market relationships, coverage forms, and leadership within our agency is an unmeasurable asset,” said James Russell, a partner at Texas Associates Insurors.


Matt Smith

About IIAT

The Independent Insurance Agents of Texas (IIAT) expands the value and influence of independent insurance agencies via advocacy, training, business solutions, professional networking, and market resources.

Independent insurance agents represent multiple insurance companies; they aren’t employees of any single insurance company. Their independence empowers them to focus exclusively on providing their customers with the best, most personalized insurance options possible.

As the largest association of independent agencies in the country—representing nearly 1,500 agencies that employ approximately 20,000 Texans—IIAT provides a wide range of products and resources to the insurance industry. Each year, IIAT delivers more than 250 days of education, ongoing legislative and regulatory advocacy, access to new insurance markets, customized business solutions, and answers to thousands of specific questions from across the state (and country).

Learn more online at IIAT is affiliated with the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA, the “Big I”) and TrustedChoice. There are 14 local, standalone associations in Texas.