M.J. Kelly Co. expands in Iowa
M. J. Kelly Co., a specialty lines insurance brokerage based in Springfield, Mo., announced that it will expand its Iowa operations. The acquisition of a book of business from RDS Group, as well as the addition of three employees, will allow the company to expand its M. J. Kelly of Iowa branch in West Des Moines. Underwriter Brandon Goodin will manage the branch. The other hires are Mary Haight, an underwriting assistant, and Sandy Schrunk, who will provide underwriting support. The company, which was founded in 1976, has 10 offices nationwide.