Ames & Gough appoints new assistant vice-president

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Ames & Gough appoints new assistant vice-president

Ames & Gough has named Jessie Witherow (pictured) as its new assistant vice-president - she will be based in the company’s Washington, D.C. office.

Witherow most recently served as a senior account manager for the brokerage. In that role, she was in charge of the company’s professional liability small-market program for architects and engineers throughout the mid-Atlantic region. She originally joined Ames & Gough in 2006. She is a licensed P&C insurance broker, and she continues her education in the P&C insurance field, a release noted.

“I’m pleased to announce Jessie’s appointment as an assistant vice president,” commented Ames & Gough president and CEO Dan Knise. “She has been a stalwart contributor to the firm’s success for many years and epitomizes what it means to be an Ames & Gough professional — client-focused, a team player, expert in her area of responsibility, open to learning, and professional in her approach and demeanor.” 

Ames & Gough serves over 1,500 architects, engineering firms, and other construction professionals as an insurance brokerage and risk consulting firm. The company also provides professional liability, management liability, employment practices liability, and cyber insurance to law firms and associations and non-profit organizations.