Surety Vice President
Kathleen Earle, Vice President – Surety Operations joined Andreini & Company in 2010. She brought with her a depth of knowledge that can only be gained from her close to 30 years experience in the Surety industry.
Ms. Earle began her career with Safeco Insurance Company processing property claims in 1986. Within a short period of time she transitioned to Surety beginning with Fidelity & Deposit Company of Maryland and then moving to the Broker side beginning with Rolling Hudig Hall (now Aon Risk Services), Arthur J. Gallagher & Company/ Gallagher Construction Services and BB&T-Tanner Insurance Services. In late 2010, she joined Andreini & Company and was instrumental in the opening of the Andreini & Company branch office in San Ramon, California.
During her tenure in the Surety area, Kathleen has been responsible for all facets of the client and underwriter relationships. These include credit and contract review; developing market strategy; preparing underwriting information; negotiating favorable terms as well as the final execution of the bonds. Along the way she has developed many of the internal processes and procedures for the smooth running of the department.
Throughout her career she has been active in the industry and has belonged to numerous Surety and Construction Industry trade associations including the Surety Association of Northern California, the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) , and the Engineering and Utility Contractors Association (EUCA) to name but a few.
Ms. Earle is a graduate of Los Positas College, Livermore, California. She currently resides in Livermore California.