car insurance Tag

People often purchase insurance on the off-chance of a dangerous accident, but what is the policy for someone who professionally works in a dangerous position? Some customers buy auto insurance for the necessary commute to work, but NASCAR drivers risk life and limb racing laps...

Isn’t technology amazing? Virtual reality devices are steadily advancing, self-driving cars will be roaming our streets soon, and drones are delivering Domino’s pizza. Although we mean for tech to be used for good, it often falls into the hands of the wrong people. Imagine walking out...

Just Married! December is the most popular month to get engaged. Not surprisingly, the most popular days to get engaged are Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The proposal rate in December is 16%! If you are one of the lucky lovebirds that got engaged this engagement...

Another Thing to Stress About? There are many things to stress about during the holidays. Family visits, fantastic meals, travel arrangements, just to name a few. Worrying about damage to your car and theft of your holiday purchases should not be part of your concerns. This...

The primary concern when driving is of course, what happens if I get into an accident? What happens if I wreck my car? How much of a setback and inconvenience will it be for me in the event I actually do crash? Fixing your fenders...

The State of Louisiana is cracking down on drivers who have let their car insurance lapse. Here at the AWS blog, we have been following Lousiana's recent attempts to collect past due fines by sending out over 1.2 million letters to people the state claims...

With the popularity of Transportation Network Companies (TNC) like Uber expanding to Louisiana, many people have been enjoying the ride-sharing apps affordable prices and convenience. TNC’s were also appealing to potential drivers, as they earn a generous commission for transporting customers around town. What drivers don’t...

So we all know there are many different car insurance coverage options available to you, but how many of them are you actually aware of. Most insurance companies want to bombard you with the most comprehensive full coverage plans with bundled coverage's to prepare you...

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.