AUSTIN, TX — The Independent Insurance Agents of Texas (IIAT) elected Rick Dudney, CIC, LRM, CRM, of TCOR Management in New Braunfels, to serve as chair-elect for 2016-2017 during IIAT’s 119th Annual Conference and Trade Show in San Antonio. With nearly 1,600 member agencies in 225 counties, IIAT is the largest association of independent insurance agents and professionals in the U.S.
Dudney entered insurance in 1997 as a producer and network administrator for a three-branch agency in south Texas. In 2001, he joined Brooke Insurance in Beeville as a commercial lines manager, became operations manager in 2004, and joined Cory and Brannon Brooke as a partner in Brooke’s successor agency, TCOR Management, at its inception in 2006. As Managing Partner for TCOR, Dudney’s duties include oversight of all departments and all affiliated agencies, including its three newest, MS&B Bonds and Insurance in San Antonio,
TIA-TCOR in San Antonio, and Legacy Insurors Group in Tyler. Dudney’s professional focus is on clients in the energy sector, from upstream operations to midstream, as well as related manufacturing operations. His knowledge of the oil and gas industry comes from 18 years of experience managing risk in the oilfield Dudney is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Licensed Risk Manager (LRM), and Certified Risk Manager (CRM). He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Texas A & M University.