History and Background

American Management Advisors, Inc., is a multi-state, Managing General Agent and Managing General Underwriter for the past thirty-six years in Group Accident Insurance (including K-12 Student Accident, Special Risk, Intercollegiate Sports and Catastrophic Accident) as well as College Accident and Sickness. In the capacity of Managing General Agent / MGU, total administration is provided to the underwriting companies including electronic premium accounting, marketing, claims administration, and risk underwriting. Sales and marketing is accomplished by utilizing an established agent/broker network.

Robert Scherr, Founder, has been in the insurance business for fifty six years. He opened American Management Advisors, Inc. specializing in K-12 sports/student accident in the State of Pennsylvania. The agency subsequently became incorporated in the state of Pennsylvania in 1972 and has retained its corporate status to date.

Janet Smith-Hogeland, President, joined American Management Advisors, Inc., in March of 1983. Her training began in personal and medical insurance with Prudential Life Insurance Company from 1978 - 1980. The next three years were spent as a Management Trainee for Mutual of New York, specializing in business insurance of all types. In 1986, to diversify the products available, Janet opened the Employee Benefit Department at American Management Advisors, Inc., working in the capacity of Managing General Agent for several insurance companies. In 1992 Ms. Hogeland took the company nationwide for all products. In 1993 American Management Advisors, Inc. began to utilize the service of on site underwriters to expand the business nationwide in the areas of College Accident and Sickness, K-12, Intercollegiate Sports and Special Risk. In 1996, American Management Advisors, Inc. entered into the International Student Marketplace. In 2011 Ms. Hogeland became the sole principal of American Management Advisors, Inc.

American Management Advisors, Inc. is currently a Managing General Agent and Underwriter for several prominent insurance companies for the above captioned products.

In an effort to provide the utmost in service, American Management Advisors, Inc. arranges for a state of the art claim paying facility. Our mission is to provide high quality service to all our clients, agents, brokers and underwriting companies.

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