Keenan Appoints Insurance Veteran Monique Palmieri-Wilson as Vice President

TORRANCE, Calif. – June 27, 2016 – Keenan, the largest privately held insurance brokerage and consulting firm in California, has announced the appointment of Monique Palmieri-Wilson as a Vice President in the schools division of the firm’s Property & Casualty practice. She brings 20 years of experience in insurance, including employee benefits and specialty risk management products.


Monique Palmieri-Wilson has joined Keenan as Vice President in the firm’s Property & Liability practice.

Palmieri-Wilson’s employee benefits background was with American Fidelity, while her extensive work in specialized risk programs was with the firm Student Insurance. In her role at Student Insurance, she handled pooled group plans for the Student & Athlete Insurance Network (S.A.I.N.) and the International Student Health Insurance Plan Network. She also helped coordinate an extensive marketing program directed to California community colleges through ImPACT applications for concussion testing and cost-effective continuing education courses for athletic training staff members.

“Monique’s strong expertise in the education field and her understanding of the specialized risks that schools and colleges encounter will provide outstanding resources for our customers,” said John Stephens, Senior Vice President and Property & Casualty Practice Leader for Keenan.

Palmieri-Wilson will be based in the Keenan office in Rancho Cordova, Calif.

“I am excited about my new venture with the Keenan organization,” said Palmieri-Wilson. “I’ve been in the insurance industry for many years, and it’s important to me to continue building relationships with clients, provide excellent customer service, and offer – as well as learn – valuable knowledge for creating new and exciting programs here at the firm with a team of great people.”

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About Keenan
Founded in 1972, Keenan is a top-25 largest insurance consulting and brokerage firm in the U.S. and the largest independent broker in California. Keenan is dedicated to providing superior insurance products and services to schools, community colleges, healthcare organizations and municipalities for employee benefits, health benefit management services, workers’ compensation, risk management, and property and liability. With headquarters in Torrance, CA, Keenan has a staff of more than 700 insurance specialists and branch offices in Riverside, San Clemente, Oakland, San Jose, Rancho Cordova, Redwood City, Pleasanton and Eureka. For more information, call 800-654-8102 or 310-212-3344, email or visit