Kent, Ohio – Alejandra Evans has been elected to the Board of Directors of The Davey Tree Expert Company.
Evans is the senior vice president, risk management, at USI Insurance Services. Evans joined USI (previously Wells Fargo Insurance) in 2014. Prior to joining USI, Evans was a managing director in Aon's Global Construction Practice from 2008 to 2014. From 2003 to 2008, Evans was a sales leader for Wachovia Insurance Services. Prior to 2003, she held various positions with property and casualty insurance brokerage firms.
“The experience Alex has in the global insurance market with large companies, including utility companies, is very valuable to us,” said Pat Covey, president and CEO. “Furthermore, she is familiar with one of our most critical markets, Chicago, and has a passion for employee ownership and the green industry.”
Evans attends the Loyola University Chicago Quinlan School of Business. She also served as the President of the Board of Directors for a non-profit in Washington, D.C., called Suited for Change in 2009. Evans frequently presents for insurance and business associations on topics such as Contractual Risk Transfer, Risk Management 101, Builder’s Risk, Public-Private Partnerships, Risk Assessment, Leadership, and many other topics.
With 10,000 employees throughout North America, The Davey Tree Expert Company provides solutions for residential, utility, commercial and government clients. Rooted in research, the company’s vision is to achieve balance among people, progress and the environment. Tree experts since 1880, Davey provides diversified tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental services. Celebrating 40 years of employee ownership, Davey is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the U.S. and is headquartered in Kent, Ohio. Want to join us? Discover your Davey career, and apply today.
The Davey Tree Expert Company, established in 1880 and headquartered in Kent, Ohio, provides research-driven tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting for residential, utility, commercial and environmental partners in the U.S. and Canada. With 11,000 employees, Davey Tree is the eighth largest employee-owned company in the U.S.