The Professional Insurance Agents of Connecticut Inc. has chosen Gerard Prast of Wallingford, Conn., as president at the affiliation’s Annual Convention, held March 5-6 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn.
Prast is VP for XS Brokers, which has workplaces in Quincy and Worcester, Mass., West Hartford, Conn., Philadelphia and Orlando, Fla
As a functioning individual from PIACT, Prast filled in as president-elect of the relationship in 2019-20, VP in 2018-19 and treasurer in 2017-18. He right now is VP of the Association Programs and Administrative/Nominations advisory groups and is an individual from the Executive/Budget and Finance Committee. He additionally is an ex-officio individual from the PIACT Western Advisory Council.
Notwithstanding Prast, PIACT chose officials during the gathering. The new officials who will lead PIACT in 2020-2021 include:
President-elect: Shannon Rabbett of Windsor, Conn. Rabbett is head of Rabbett Insurance Agency in Windsor, Conn.
VP: Nathan Shippee of Bolton, Conn. Shippee is VP of deals and promoting for Workers’ Compensation Trust in Wallingford, Conn.
VP: Bud O’Neil of Bristol, Conn. O’Neil is a protection operator with C.V. Artisan and Co., in Bristol, Conn.
Treasurer: J. Kyle Dougherty of Orange, Conn. Dougherty is leader of Dougherty Insurance Agency Inc., in Stratford, Conn.
Secretary: Nicholas Fanelli of West Haven, Conn. Ruickoldt is a specialist for The Russell Insurance Agency in Southport, Conn.