Kenn Allen CHCM, CIC
President, Chief Executive Officer
Kenn Allen is President and Chief Executive Officer of AmeriTrust Group, Inc. and is the leader of AmeriTrust’s Executive Management Team. Prior to this appointment, he was a Senior Vice President of the Company and President of Meadowbrook Insurance Agencies (a subsidiary of AmeriTrust Group, Inc.)
As President of Meadowbrook Insurance Agencies, Mr. Allen’s primary directive was the management of seven agency profit centers, and the development of future effective leaders.
Mr. Allen has been with the Company and Meadowbrook Insurance Agencies for over 30 years. During those years, Mr. Allen successfully assimilated seven Property & Casualty Benefit Agency acquisitions, developed several affinity Property & Casualty Groups and centralized commercial marketing for efficiencies. He also established multiple benchmarking metrics to drive “Best in Class”, profit accountability, and structured producers as free standing profit centers. In support of those efforts, he created a producer equity to perpetuate their books of business and to use as a recruitment tool for new producers.
Mr. Allen began his career with Safeco Insurance Company performing “safety engineering” services throughout the Mid-West. He obtained a second degree in Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene to further his safety engineering effectiveness. Mr. Allen also worked for Republic Hogg Robinson. He was one of three Senior Vice Presidents responsible for overseeing one of America’s largest third-party administrators for workers compensation, group benefits, and agency operations.
Mr. Allen has a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and Management from the University of Cincinnati. He also has a degree in Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene from Henry Ford Community College. Mr. Allen is a Trustee of the Michigan Opera and a past President of Doubloon Reinsurance Corporation. In addition, Mr. Allen was a past Chair, Education Chair, Membership Chair, and Forum Moderator of the Young President Organization, a/k/a World Presidents Organization. He was previously a Southfield, Michigan Chamber of Commerce Board Member. Kenn is currently the Chair of Insurance and Legal Committee for Walnut Creek Country Club, South Lyon, Michigan.