Press Release:

THOMAS F. SKELLY, JR. APPOINTED TO MASSACHUSETTS INSURERS INSOLVENCY FUND BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Skelly(Wellesley Hills, MA) Insurance Commissioner Daniel Judson has appointed Thomas F. Skelly, Jr. to the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Insurers Insolvency Fund. Skelly fills a vacant position on the Board which is reserved for a representative of insurance producers. There are 9 members of the board and only one is an agent.

The Insolvency Fund is responsible for the payment of claims of property/casualty insurers, which are domestic in Massachusetts, and have been declared insolvent by the Division of Insurance. Funds for the payment of claims are generated by assessments on all companies writing property/casualty insurance in the Commonwealth.

Commenting on his appointment Skelly said: “I’m honored to be selected by the Commissioner of Insurance for this position. Our goal is to guarantee the insurance buying public that when they purchase insurance, their investment is sound.”

Tom Skelly is Vice President of Sales and Strategy at Deland, Gibson Insurance Associates in Wellesley and is a former Chairman of the Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents. He lives in Wellesley with his wife Kathleen and three children. He is a Town Meeting Member and a member of the Advisory Board.

More information:

Deland, Gibson Insurance Associates, Inc. is a Trusted Choice, Five Star Accredited independent insurance agency. Established in Massachusetts in 1900, Deland, Gibson is a 4th generation family-run insurance agency that has thrived working as a trusted advisor for its client base. Deland, Gibson works with individuals and businesses to lower their Total Cost of Risk. DG analyzes a client’s direct and indirect costs and implements a risk reduction plan to address areas of business, hazard, workforce or strategic risk.

For inquiries please contact:

Helen LeBlanc
hleblanc@delandgibson.com
781.237.1515