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Have you heard about Insurance and AI? Getting an insurance quote is faster than ever before. Way back, you would have to call around and endlessly repeat your details to the person on the other end. The internet made the process of getting an insurance...

Internet-connected computing objects collectively known as smart home products have become increasingly popular over the past several years. Over 20 billion smart home products are estimated to be in homes by 2020. Research is being conducted into the security of web-enabled devices like locks and...

By now, you've probably heard of innovative insurance solutions. We all have our theories as to what the future holds for the insurance industry. Robots writing policies for autonomous vehicles? This scenario may be a possibility, but not an immediate one. Let’s discuss a few...

Cyber insurance, which refers to insurance that specifically covers internet-based risks such as identity theft and other hacking, has been an explosively successful industry in the last decade, and is expected to continue growing. But with this comes many new risks, and the shift towards more widespread...

Just a few years ago drones didn’t even exist - they were primarily just intended for military use. Now drones are being used for journalism, filming, photography, shipping, disaster management, search and rescue, geographic mapping, structural safety inspections, precision agriculture, wildlife monitoring, law-enforcement, border patrol,...

Insurance has been around for a long time, but the practice of assessing risks and paying claims hasn’t really changed. Even in the digital age, the process of protecting property or health has only been made more efficient to keep up with the times. However,...

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.