Alliant Honors 2018 Elite Women

has once again made a strong showing in Insurance
Business America’s Elite Women Awards, with Francesca D’Angelo,
Lori Long, Kristen Handel, and Amy Steinback joining this prestigious
list of leading women. The four Alliant honorees hail from across the
U.S. and have diverse expertise in underwriting and property and
casualty insurance.

“Service, specialization, and innovation are at the forefront of
everything we do at Alliant, and our 2018 Elite Women live by these
principles,” said Tom Corbett, Chairman and CEO of Alliant. “Francesca,
Lori, Kristen, and Amy are not only elite service providers, but they
are emblematic of Alliant’s broad reach and diverse product offerings.”

Senior Vice President and Underwriting Manager Francesca D’Angelo
manages a large and diverse book of business with Alliant’s Preferred
Concepts division. As an underwriter and administrator for multiple
programs offering P&C solutions for real estate and hospitality risks,
D’Angelo has built and maintains strong relationships with carrier

As President of Alliant’s Community Association Underwriters (CAU)
division, Lori Long leads a $190 million enterprise that serves more
than 12,000 community associations nationwide. Over 35 years in the
business, she has earned high marks for her market-based innovation and
collaborative leadership.

Kristen Handel is Vice President with Alliant and is the creator and
steward of the company’s Pest Management Insurance Program. Starting
from ground zero, Handel grew the program to eclipse $1 million in
premium in its first year of operation on the momentum of its broad
coverage and ability to offer clients specialized assistance on workers’
compensation and auto claims.

Amy Steinback manages a robust book of business consisting of real
estate, non-for-profit, and professional services clients as Vice
President with Alliant/Mesirow. Proactive, visionary, and technically
sound, Steinback has gained a hard-earned reputation for guiding her
clients through difficult, sometimes catastrophic, situations.

Alliant’s 2018 honorees join women from across the U.S. who have emerged
as elite performers in their field, including the company’s 2017 winners
Kamy Vacca and Ashley De Paola.

About Alliant Insurance Services

Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc.
provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee
benefits, surety, and financial products and services to clients
nationwide, including public entities, tribal nations, healthcare,
energy, law firms, real estate, construction, and other industry groups.
More information is available on the company’s website at

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