Deon Hornsby is an AVP for AIG’s Private Client Group as the Regional Underwriting Manager for the Chicago Region. Deon is responsible for the profitability, growth, and retention of the 19,000 in-force policies within the 12 state Chicago Region, which has $97 Million in written premium. Deon leads a team of 8 Underwriters and Underwriter Technicians and works closely with his team and leadership to maintain agency relationships and execute strategies for the states within the Region.
Deon has held several Underwriting and Distribution positions during his 25 year insurance career.
In addition to his current role, Deon serves on PCG’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council as well as Co-Chairing PRMA’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Team. He also volunteers his time with the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) and he serves as a “big” with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Will & Grundy Counties (IL) Mentorship Program.
Deon received a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Business Administration from Illinois Wesleyan University.