About Us
Our Senior Team

Jesseman R. Pryor, III – Co-Founder and CEO

Jess’s professional experience includes service at Gulf Insurance Group as a Senior Vice President and member of the Executive Committee and had management oversight for the Management Liability Division and the Custom Products Division (which included Transactional and Custom Management Liability Insurance Products), and National Union Fire Insurance Company where he served in the Commercial Management Liability Division. Jess is a former trustee of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society. He received a B.A. from the College of Wooster.

Jeffrey D. Cowhey – Co-Founder and President

Jeff’s professional experience includes service at Aon Financial Services Group where he served as Executive Vice President and member of the Executive Committee with management oversight of the East Coast region, and National Union Fire Insurance Company where he served as Vice President of the Commercial Management Liability Division. He received a B.S. from LaSalle College.

Timothy D. Kennedy – Principal and Chief Underwriting Officer, N.A.

Tim’s professional experience includes four years of service at Gulf Insurance Group where he was Underwriting Manager in the unit underwriting Management Liability and Transaction Facilitation Insurance Products. Tim joined Ambridge in May 2001. He received a B.A. from Dartmouth College.

Kelly S. Holmes – Chief Legal Officer

Kelly’s professional experience includes service at Gulf Insurance Group where she had responsibility for all professional liability claims (NY), and Sedgwick, Detert, & Moran where she worked as an attorney in the insurance practice. Kelly received a B.A. from Daemen College and a J. D. from Catholic University of America.

Jefferey Doran – Managing Director, Ambridge Europe Limited

In 2005 Jeff started his career at Ambridge. He joined Ambridge’s London-based subsidiary, Ambridge Europe Limited, in 2013. Jeff received a B.S. from Lehigh University.

Kim Gladney – Managing Director- North America

Kim joined Ambridge in 2006. Prior to Ambridge, Kim practiced labor and employment law in South Carolina. Kim received a B.B.A. from the University of Georgia and a J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School.

Daniel Auslander – Director of Operations & Development

Dan joined Ambridge in 2012. Prior to Ambridge, Dan’s professional experience includes service at CNA as a Vice President with leadership responsibility for Private Company and Not for Profit Management and Professional Liability. Dan is a former President and Trustee of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS). In 2012, Dan received the Founders Award for lasting and outstanding contribution to PLUS. He received a B.A. from Colby College.