Congratulations to Sean Keenan, EPIC Board Member

Buffalo, NY, March 2, 2019 – EPIC offers congratulations to Sean Keenan, EPIC Board member, as he becomes the Fifth Generation Leader of Walsh Duffield.  Walsh Duffield is a trusted, local, family-owned insurance agency that has helped countless families and businesses since 1860, creating a legacy of helping others through both disasters and victories.

As President & Chief Operating Officer of Walsh Duffield, Sean Keenan is responsible for operational oversight, sales and account planning for personal and commercial clients. In this role, he is dedicated to developing a true understanding of each client’s needs and implementing successful risk management solutions to protect them financially. Sean represents the fifth generation of the Walsh family to run the agency. Prior to joining Walsh Duffield, Sean worked as a Property Claim Adjuster for Travelers Insurance in Boston, MA. Sean successfully completed the Leadership Buffalo Rising Leaders program and currently serves on the boards of EPIC - Every Person Influences Children and Kaleida Health Foundation. A graduate of Williams College with a Bachelor of Arts degree, he earned his Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation in 2016.  

In response to the announcement, Sean said, “I am extremely humbled and honored to help lead our organization forward and build upon the wonderful foundation that already exists,” said Sean.  “The success of any company is a direct reflection of its’ people and I am proud of the great team that I get to work alongside every day. Walsh Duffield will continue to focus on innovative ways to deliver unique solutions to our clients and Western NY communities that mean so much.”

Tara N. Burgess, EPIC’s Executive Director, said, “EPIC’s board and staff offer Sean our congratulations. We see Sean’s hard work and dedication on the Board every day, so it came as no surprise to us that he is taking on this new role at Walsh Duffield.”

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