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Doug Amenda, CLU, CIC



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Doug Amenda, CLU, CIC

Doug Amenda, CLU, CIC, has more than 30 years of experience as an insurance agent and agency owner.  He began his insurance career with American Family Insurance in 1983 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  He relocated to Arizona to start a scratch agency in Phoenix when American Family began operations here in 1986.  After 23 years, Doug decided to retire from American Family.

Doug formed Amenda Insurance Associates Limited in 2007.  As an Independent Agency, Amenda Insurance has access to many of the top insurance carriers in the United States.  With the availablity of so many markets, Doug can find the insurance carrier providing the best coverage at the best price without being invested in the outcome.  He is able to help his clients find better solutions for their insurance needs. 

Doug attended the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee from 1975-1981, studying Mechanical Engineering with an energy emphasis.  He went to work for the Oster Corporation in 1981 as a Junior Design Engineer.  In 1983, he joined American Family.  He earned the CLU designation from The American College in 2004, and the CIC designation from the National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research in 2011.

Doug married his wonderful wife, Maureen, in 1981.    They have one daughter, Andrea, who has a special talent for music.  The family enjoys their two dogs, Patches and Ella, and their three cats, Rudy, Princess and Muffin. 

Doug enjoys poker and pool and watching classic movies.  He is an expert backgammon player and is the former Director of the Arizona Backgammon Club.           

Professional Info

Amenda Insurance Associates Limited
Job Title
President & Founder
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Personal and small business insurance specialist.
Business Description

Amenda Insurance Associates Limited was formed in 2007 to enhance our ability to help our clients find effective solutions for their insurance needs.  As an Independent Agency, we have access to many of the top insurance carriers in the United States.  With the availability of so many markets, we can find the insurance carrier providing the best coverage at the best price.

We strive to provide great service and a broad product offering.  We can help with personal insurance such as auto, home and umbrella protection; individual life and health insurance including disability, critical illness, accident and long term care coverage; and insurance for small retail, habitational, manufacturing and service businesses.  When needed, we can access a tremendous resource of specialists that can help with more complex insurance issues.  

Our founder, Douglas Amenda, CLU, CIC, has more than 30 years of experience as an agent and agency owner.  While our staff is small, they are very experienced and dedicated to providing the value and personal service that our clients expect and deserve.         

13866 North 96th Street
(480) 284-6400

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