We are totally different personalities. People don’t do business with companies – they do business with people. You choose who to work with, we don’t choose for you. If you want a particular Underwriter, you will get that Underwriter. If you don’t care, neither do we.
Tommy Hefner, CICVice President of Transportation
Tommy grew up in Weaverville, NC and graduated summa cum laude from Appalachian State University with a B.S. in Mathematics.
Kelli Hefner, CICVice President of Transportation Operations
Kelli graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B. A. in Communications, and began her insurance career here at Jackson Sumner in 2006.
Amanda Baker, CICTransportation Underwriter
Amanda’s hometown is Hartsville, SC. She enjoys listening to Heavy Metal/Alternative Rock music while eating Coffee flavored ice cream.
Kevin HutelmyerTransportation Underwriter
Kevin is a magna cum laude graduate of Appalachian State University with degrees in Economics and Computer Information Systems.
Stephen IngramTransportation Underwriter
Stephen is from High Point, NC and enjoys watching Formula 1 racing.
Cindy Kale, CIC, CISRTransportation Underwriter
Cindy has worked in the insurance industry for over 30 years, starting with an MGA in South Florida. Her first tour at JSA was from November of 1993 to August 1998 working in the transportation department.
Chase Mitchell, TRIPTransportation Underwriter
Chase is a graduate of Appalachian State University with a BSBA in Risk Management & Insurance, and Finance & Banking. He was awarded the Foundation of Agency Management Excellence (FAME) Scholarship.
Lindsey Sheets, UACICTransportation Underwriter
Lindsey’s hometown is Meadville, PA and her best advice that she can give is, “Don’t let what people think of you stop you from achieving your goals.”
Assistant Transportation Underwriters
Elizabeth BanksAssistant Transportation Underwriter
Elizabeth’s hometown is Rocky Mount, NC. She plays Violin and Electric Bass, though usually not at the exact same time.