Kerry SimsExecutive VP & COO
Kerry Sims is the executive vice president and COO of North American Solutions. Since joining NAS in 2001, Kerry has helped numerous public entities effectively manage their property/casualty and workers’ compensation needs. He is currently responsible for the administration and marketing of property/casualty and workers’ compensation programs in both Texas and Louisiana. He also develops and researches new products and services for NAS clients, ensuring their individual needs are met and expectations exceeded.
Kerry’s career in the insurance and risk management began in 1993 where he was a claims adjuster for Progressive Insurance. In this role, he gained extensive knowledge of claims handling and the claims settlement process. He was promoted to claims manager and supervised a staff of adjusters who handled approximately $50 million in annual claims payments. Numerous NAS clients have benefited from his experience and knowledge of managing and processing claims.
Kerry is a graduate of Sam Houston State University and has attended the Dale Carnegie Course in Effective Speaking and Human Relations. He holds a Local Recording Agent, Surplus Lines Broker and Adjuster’s License in Texas. He also holds a Surplus Lines Broker and a Non-Resident Property & Casualty Agent’s License in Louisiana.
Kerry lives in Cypress, Texas with his wife and two children. While away from work, he enjoys engaging in outdoor activities, traveling and watching his kids’ sporting events.