Honorary Membership

Any retired executive of a Wholesale Insurance member of the Association, any retired executive of an Associate Member of the Association, any insurance industry executive, or any insurance regulatory official may be recommended for honorary membership by the Board of Directors of the Association.

The intent of this designation is to recognize those persons who have rendered distinguished service over a period of at least five years as an active member of this Association or who have contributed significantly to the growth and success of the Wholesale Insurance concept in particular and/or the insurance industry in general through distinguished service over a period of at least five years.

Honorary Members of the AAMGA

(*) Deceased
Robert L. Blue * W.O. “Cracker” Butler M.S. Dougherty, Jr.
Donald S. Dreher Jerry Harris * Earl Jones
Earl Lanning Herman M. Lewis Joel Ory
David Richardson * Roger Richter Mrs. Briton Udell *
Rolland Wiegers R. Max Williamson James M. Wilson, Jr.

Election to Honorary Membership

  • Recommendations for the designation of honorary member shall be made by a sponsoring member of the Board of Directors of the Association in writing.
  • Such recommendation must set forth in detail the distinguished service of the nominee and may be accompanied by such testimony from active members of the Association as is appropriate.
  • To be elected to honorary membership, the nominee must receive the favorable vote of a majority of the Board of Directors of the Association.