The Surety Association of Washington (SAW) is a Washington State non-profit corporation whose members are engaged in the business of suretyship. Based out of Seattle, WA and established in 1905, SAW is the longest standing surety association in the United States.

We operate with a board of four members elected from the association’s surety member companies. Member companies includes attorneys, consultants, CPAs, surety bond agents, insurance agents, and various other national and regional surety related associations, working together to provide surety related solutions for small, medium, and large businesses throughout Washington State.

Our Mission is to:

1) Educate and inform our members and the community about issues relating to corporate suretyship,
2) Monitor legislature or other regulatory activity and where appropriate take steps to influence its outcome,
3) Promote awareness and understanding of the benefits of corporate suretyship.

2022 Board Members

Brady Moriarty – President
The Hartford
206-676-3930

Mary Norrell – Vice President
Amynta Surety Solutions
425-505-5882

Mandy Keltner – Treasurer
Propel Insurance
206-676-4210

Corbin Mirick – Secretary
IAT Insurance Group
509-846-4164

 


Previous SAW Presidents

The Surety Association of Washington is the oldest recognized Surety Association in the United States. Below is a list of every President who has served on our Board.

  Regan Hupf – 2018 Heidi Ondrasik – 1994 Tom Barbano &
Ken Nichols – 1969
Arthur Eagle – 1945
  John Cassidy – 2017 Tomi Lou Smith – 1993 John Bowen – 1968 Leonard Anderson – 1944
  Travis Belling – 2016 Paula Cipolla – 1992 W.D. Pederson – 1967 Stanley Holbrook – 1943
  Gabe Longoria – 2015 Phillip Mundt – 1991 Laurel May – 1966 Kenneth Warrack – 1942
  Brad Espinosa – 2014 Steven Gaines – 1990 P.E. Fowler – 1965 J. Glen Liston – 1941
  Scott McGilvray – 2013 Cynthia Scott – 1989 John Bengston – 1964 A.O. Stuberg – 1940
  Brian Daniels – 2012 Curt Hoffman – 1987 – 88 Ralph Chamberlain – 1963 Joe Price – 1939
  Joel Hertzog – 2011 R Anne McLean – 1986 Werner Dietz – 1962 A. Panella – 1938
  Kara Skinner – 2010 Ed Heine &
Mike Haner – 1985
Paul Magnuson – 1961 J.E. Charbonnel – 1937
  Kara Harmala – 2009 Steve Palmer – 1984 Robert Hoff – 1960 A. Panella – 1936
  Shawn McCartney – 2008 Agnes Yadrosich – 1983 George Mayes &
Frank Dyer – 1959
A.E. Krull – 1935
  Scott Alderman – 2007 Bill Wells – 1982 Lu Himes – 1958 Gerald Perry – 1933 – 34
  Tiffany Hawkins – 2006 Al Morgan – 1981 Sam Melrose Jr. – 1957 Robert Whyte – 1930
  Brian Schick – 2005 Dick Nicholson – 1980 Bill Harriman – 1956 Mark Reese – 1929
  Stuart O’Farrell – 2004 Dick Henkens – 1979 Don Rogers – 1955 J.A. Cathcart – 1928
  Debra Nelson – 2003 Bill McCoy – 1978 Jack Griffin – 1954 Charles Deal – 1925 – 1927
  Kathleen Mitchell – 2002 Gary Thompson – 1977 Darol Fielding – 1953 A.E. Krull – 1923 – 24
  Marianne Paine – 2001 John Bekerleg – 1976 M.M Tompkins – 1952 George Allen – 1922
  Kent Smith – 2000 Frank Rains &
Joe Scudder – 1975
Guertin Carroll – 1951 James Cathcart – 1921
  Heiki Bockus – 1999 R.H. Ericson – 1974 John Cotton – 1950 S.S. Melrose – 1918 – 20
  Mary Faure – 1998 J.B Moorhouse – 1973 John Hodson – 1949 J.C. McCollister – 1917
 Alfredo Gomez – 2021 Greg Thomas – 1997 Wayne Robbins – 1972 Bob Maloney – 1948 George Allen – 1910 – 16
 Andrew Hankey – 2020 Steve Wagner – 1996 Alan Yard – 1971 Jim Mackay – 1947 John R. Scott – 1906 – 09
Celeste Lachner – 2019 Jeff Stewart – 1995 Darrell Thompson – 1970 Werner Dietz – 1946 John Walley – 1905