Sherita Hardy is an Assistant Vice President, Relationship Development Coordinator at Amwins Insurance Brokerage. She’s been in the insurance industry for over 26 years, with 21 on those years being with Amwins.  She is a liaison for the D&I Council at Amwins as well as being a part of the first Women’s Leadership Program (WLP) at Amwins.  She is on the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF), Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Accessibility (IDEA) Council.  She is also on the Wholesale & Specialty Insurance Association (WSIA) Diversity Foundation. She has a strong dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the insurance industry. 

She is the President of the National African American Insurance Association – Dallas-Fort Worth chapter and is one of the founding members of the DFW chapter.  She continues the charge of educating, mentoring, and offering financial assistance through scholarships for the next generation of insurance professionals.

She has held P&C Casualty License since October 2000 along with a Surplus Lines Agent license since March 2004.  She has also earned the CISR (Certified Insurance Service Rep) designation from National Alliance, ACSR (Accredited Customer Services Rep) designation from Independent Insurance Agents of Texas and the CRIS (Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist) designation from International Risk Management Institute, Inc.

She was named in the Insurance Business of America magazine as “Leading the Change” in September 2020 and then named on the “Hot 100 List” in December 2020.