Insurance Advising

Everybody wants to protect their assets. Individuals buy home insurance to protect their assets, car insurance to protect their automobiles, and other insurance policies to protect pretty much anything that could be lost or damaged. Similarly, companies ranging from financial institutions to restaurants and everything in between...

When it comes down to it, the reason you buy insurance- whether cheap insurance or quality insurance- is to protect your assets and make sure you will still be financially stable if something happens to your home, auto, or boat. And while having a good...

Everybody wants to protect their assets. Individuals buy home insurance to protect their assets, car insurance to protect their automobiles, and other insurance policies to protect pretty much anything that could be lost or damaged. Similarly, companies ranging from financial institutions to restaurants and everything in...

In the past few years, it has become practically impossible to have missed out on hearing of the dangers of texting while driving. Although it may seem like common sense that it is dangerous to look off the road for a bit to read or...

Everyone knows about the Affordable Care Act, but most people don’t really know its goals and all that it entails. This act isn’t something that will start all at once—it has actually slowly been put into place since President Barack Obama signed the act on...

Most young people know that unexpected and unforeseeable things can happen at any time, but they still have the attitude “it won’t happen to me.” And while we hope nothing bad happens to us, you never know. The point is that you don’t know when...

Melinda Martin

Account Executive

Melinda began her insurance career in 1985 with Alexander & Alexander where she received her Property & Casualty and Life & Health license. Since then she has worked at various agencies in the New Orleans area and in California as a senior account manager for Employee Benefit Plans.  While in California, she was also the Membership Director for the Burbank Chamber of Commerce. Melinda joined the AWS team in July of 2015.

Michael A. Seeling

Vice President

Graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a B.A. in Insurance Risk Management and is a graduate of Archbishop Rummel High School in New Orleans. He joined AWS in October of 2008 and has been awarded the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Certification (PPACA). Additionally, he is working towards his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Registered Health Underwriter (RHU), and Registered Employee Benefits Consultant (REBC) designations. He is also a member of the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU), National Association of Insurance Financial Advisors (NAIFA), and is an active member of the Fore!Kids foundation.