Susannah Kinsey Named Principal at Sterling Risk Advisors

Contact: Mitch Leff, Leff & Associates, (404) 861-4769,

Susannah Kinsey has been named principal at Sterling Risk Advisors. Kinsey leads Sterling’s Real Estate/Hospitality Practice, which specializes in risk management services for asset managers, property developers, contractors, property owners, fund managers, condos and hotel/resorts.

Kinsey has more than two decades experience providing risk management and commercial insurance solutions to clients throughout the United States and the Caribbean. In addition, she provides merger and acquisition advisory services including due diligence consulting on insurance-related matters for Private Equity firms. Prior to joining Sterling Risk Advisors in 2013, she was Senior Vice President with McGriff, Seibels and Williams, where she was one of that firm’s real estate practice leaders. She was a marketing manager with Hilb, Rogal and Hamilton and an underwriter with Kemper Insurance Company.

Kinsey holds a dual Bachelor of Business degree in Finance and Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Georgia. She completed the Harvard Negotiation School in Boston. Her professional qualifications include:

  • Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC)
  • Certified Risk Manager (CRM)
  • Member of the 1% Club in Atlanta

She is active in the commercial real estate industry and has served as an instructor and panel member at various industry functions including:

  • Attorney and Executives in Corporate Real Estate (AECRE)
  • Georgia Apartment Association (GAA)
  • Atlanta Apartment Association (AAA)
  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)

Kinsey lives in Buckhead, where she is an active member of Peachtree Road United Methodist Church. Her interests including scuba diving, golf, traveling, snow skiing and reading.

About Sterling Risk Advisors:
Sterling Risk Advisors is a full-service Atlanta-based risk management and insurance brokerage firm serving the commercial, professional and personal needs of clients across a diverse spectrum of industries. These include medical and other professional services, construction, transportation and logistics, manufacturing, real estate and technology. Product offerings include all forms of commercial and personal property & casualty insurance, employee benefits and surety bonds.

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