Scott Hendricks, CEO
Scott joined Avant Underwriters in December 2011. Scott was formerly a President of a national transportation division specializing in the owner/operator niche. He brings with him experience in underwriting, claims, product management, and policy services, etc. Before that he owned a retail insurance agency that specialized in trucking.
Tim Clinton, MBA, CPCU, President
Tim joined Avant Underwriters in July 2012. Tim was formerly Vice President of a national transportation division specializing in the owner/operator niche. He brings with him significant expertise in product management, marketing, and underwriting.
Jenn Creamer, COO
Jenn joined Avant Underwriters in 2014 bringing extensive experience in all aspects of underwriting and operations. Jenn comes to us by way of Cincinnati, Ohio where she worked her way up through the ranks of a national transportation division having held numerous positions, including Underwriting Manager, the Director of Underwriting and Operations and finally Divisional Assistant Vice President – Trucking.
Amanda O’Rear, CPA, CFO
Amanda joined the Avant team in 2016 and serves as the Company’s CFO. Amanda is responsible for the strategic direction of the Company’s finance, accounting, tax, and treasury functions. Prior to joining the team, Amanda spent 17 years in both large and small corporations, with leadership roles in finance, accounting, and audit.
Carrie Moore, Vice President, Brand Management
Carrie joined our team in 2008 and serves as the company’s Vice President of Brand Management. Carrie is responsible for developing our brand strategy and maintaining our brand integrity across all company marketing initiatives and communications.
Rob Parrett, Vice President, Marketing
Rob joined Avant in June of 2013. Rob was formerly the National Marketing Manager of a national transportation division specializing in the Owner/Operator niche. Prior to that, he was an Underwriter for trucking at a Managing General Underwriter (MGU). He brings with him over 25 years of Underwriting, Business Development and Marketing experience.