Young Agents

​​​​​​The Young Agents Committee of Kentucky serve as the unified voice for all young agents in Kentucky.  We foster the professional development needs of our members in the state to perpetuate the future of the independent insurance agency system.  They are vital to the success of our membership and our association, because they are the individuals who will become the future leaders of the association, their businesses and their communities.

Along with IIAK we are the largest network of insurance professionals in the state of Kentucky.  YAC has a long history of cultivating young professionals that have become successful leaders of the industry.  The YAC of Kentucky is evolving constantly and is always looking for ways to improve and provide high quality, value added programs and activities for its members

Membership Requirements:
  • You must belong to an IIAK member agency or an associate member company/vendor.
  • You must be 40 years old or less and/or have less than five years of experience in insurance.

What will it cost for an annual membership?
  • If you meet the membership requirements above, you are automatically a member of the Young Agents of Kentucky.
  • With your membership, you will receive discounts on certain events, have the opportunity to gain the priceless skills, friendships and experiences you will recieve from being part of a distinct, award-winning group!
Mission Statement
  • To increase agency productivity through improving communication skills in education, marketing and sales.
  • To better the industry's image through public relations programs.
  • To provide a resource to state and national associations in carrying out their programs.

2016-2017 YAC Officers

Eric Harden 


Danny S. Neely, II
Neely & Wade Insurance Agency, LLC

Vice Chair
Nicholas Rolf
Gross Insurance Agency, LLC
Ft. Thomas

Ford_Neel.png Immediate Past Chair
Neel Ford, AU, CPIA
E.M. Ford Insurance

contact.pngFor further information on the IIAK Young Agents Committee, contact: 
Katie FreshleyKatie Freshley
Education & Events Director
P: 502-245-5432
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Upcoming Events

KY/IN Joint Young Agent Event

Date:  September 28, 2017
Location:  Louisville, KY



121st Annual Convention 
& Trade Show

Date:  November 8-10, 2017
Location:  Louisville, KY


REGISTER​​​ (Coming Soon!)