8 Stanley Cir.
Ste. 1
Latham, NY 12110-2606
Paul Andrews CIC
Executive Vice President

Phone: Cell #: 518-573-4456 Ext: Office #: 518-783-8801

Paul Andrews has over 35 years of insurance experience. He began his insurance career at a small agency, whose book of business had been predominately personal lines. Paul lead the agency for 5 years. During which time, he expanded the agency into the commercial lines arena; thus doubling revenues and subsequently selling the agency.
He, next, moved into a sales position at his next agency. Over a 10 year period, he developed a national program for compressed gas distributors and is very knowledgeable of his clients' operations in this field. Paul specializes in marketing, underwriting, and managing the compressed gas distributor class of business nationally, since 1983. He is a member of the Gas and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) and networks with clients and other professionals associated with this field at their regional and national conventions.  In 1993, Paul formed Amtech Insurance Brokers, with another agent, from scratch.  In their first year, they qualified for the Travelers TLC Conference, by meeting aggressive production goals with a 6% loss ratio.  Paul grew Amtech with his partner for 20 years as a uniquely only commercial lines office. Each year it grew exponentially, both in book of business and staff before joining Assured Partners in February of 2015.

Chris McMahon CIC
Vice President

Phone: Cell #: 518-573-1278 Ext: Office #: 518-783-8801

Chris McMahon holds New York State brokers and life licenses, in addition to his CIC designation. As part of a construction family, Chris worked with the family business for a number of years; learning and understanding all aspects of the NYC contracting business, prior to becoming an insurance agent. His knowledge and background of construction gives him a great advantage over most insurance brokers because he has the ability to comprehensively understand the underwriting and coverage issues facing the construction market. With over 30 years of experience in the Insurance Industry, Chris specializes in large commercial contractors primarily located in New York City and their very specific business needs. During his career, Chris spent many years developing and handling a fuel oil dealers program for businesses throughout New York State.  He became a partner of Amtech Insurance Brokers in April 1999; where he cultivated a large book of commercial lines business. He helped clients develop strong risk control measures to protect their business assets, as well as make them more attractive to carriers.   Since joining Assured Partners in February of 2015, he has expanded his client base with Assured Partners' broad carrier platform.

Dawn Watson CISR
Office Manager

Phone: (518) 783-8801
Dawn Watson, office manager, has been in the insurance industry for 30 years and holds her brokers license as well as both CISR and CPIA  designations. She has grown in the insurance field by holding positions as Claim Representative,Small and Large Customer Service Representative, and Marketing Manager. She handles new and renewal marketing, as well as the training and management of office staff.

Donna Labuda
Accounting Manager

Phone: (518) 783-8801
Donna Labuda has been in the Insurance industry for over 30 years. She transferred from the customer service end of the business to handling all of our internal accounting. Donna has been responsible for all of the accounting right from the beginning in 1993, with Amtech Insurance Brokers.