Howard Risk Advisors was founded in 2010 by three individuals who brought their combined experience in insurance, business management, and accounting to create a multi-line insurance brokerage agency specializing in medium to large commercial lines business.
Howard Risk Advisors serves the entire gulf region in addition to all 50 states and countries abroad. We offer expertise in writing all lines of commercial insurance and bonds.
Jamie Howard is a co-founder of Howard Risk Advisors holding both Property/Casualty and Life/Health licenses. He has over 18 years of experience in business management and over 6 years in the insurance industry. He is a Laurel, Mississippi native who attended Louisiana State University and played football for the Tigers.
Judi Louviere, co-founder of Howard Risk Advisors, brings over 33 years of insurance experience to the agency in Property/Casualty and Life/Health licenses. Judi has held the Certified Insurance Counselor designation since 1991. She headed the commercial lines marketing department for a large insurance retail operation for over 23 years. Judi is a Lafayette, Louisiana native and has extensive knowledge in negotiating and placing coverage with insurance underwriters specializing in oil and gas and the marine industries.
John Mendell is a co-founder of Howard Risk Advisors and handles all Bonds for the Agency. He brings 6 years of insurance experience and 13 years of experience as a certified public accountant and business owner. He holds Property/Casualty and Life/Health licenses. John is a Lafayette, Louisiana native.