Recent business achievements: A top producer at Key Insurance; has increased personal volume by 52% over the
last five years; brought in $2.1 million in sales volume in 2014
Projects and initiatives: Rebuilt the Independent Insurance Agents of South Dakota’s Young Agents Council
Awards and recognition: IIABA Outstanding Breakthrough Award (2013), IIASD Young Agent of the Year (2012)
Other professional roles: Board member, IIASD; past president, Chamber of Commerce
In addition to his work at Key Insurance, Jesse Konold works hard for the Independent Insurance Agents of South Dakota. He also coaches and referees youth basketball, sits on the Rodeo Association Board and chairs the largest ice fishing tournament in the Midwest. “If there’s a project that Jesse takes on, you can bet it gets done way beyond what was expected,” says IIASD executive vice president Jerry Diamond.