John Stephens

John Stephens, Senior Vice President, has been in the insurance and risk management industry for more than 20 years. John began his career with Arthur J. Gallagher & Co, the third-largest insurance broker in the U.S. as part of their National College Internship Program and Joined Keenan in 1998.

John oversees the Property & Casualty distribution for Keenan’s Public Agency Division which consists of 800+ public agencies, educational entities and joint powers authorities. John is involved in the corporate design and marketing of Keenan’s proprietary Property & Casualty programs working with the global reinsurance marketplace. Additionally, John has hosted several Risk Management Symposiums and has been a featured speaker for several public agency organizations, including:

  • California Association of Joint Powers Authorities (CAJPA)
  • California Coalition on Workers’ Compensation (CCWC)
  • California School Board Association (CSBA)
  • Community College Internal Auditors (CCIA)
  • California Association for School Business Officials (CASBO)

John has both Fire & Casualty as well as Life & Health licenses in the State of California. John graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from California Lutheran University.