Mike Davis, President
Mike began his career with Zurich Insurance Group, one of the largest global insurers, where he was an underwriter in their middle-market division. Controlling a territory of over $10 million in premiums, his book of business consisted of accounts with premiums ranging from $100,000 to $3,000,000. His business was composed by a multitude of industries including; hospitality, manufacturing, real estate, and private schools and colleges. Prior to joining Rhodes Risk Advisors, Mike was with Franklin Street, a commercial real estate firm, where he served as director of insurance and was one of the founding partners of their Atlanta office. At Franklin Street, he specialized in multifamily properties, focusing on insuring commercial real estate portfolios that generated over $100,000 in premiums. He was also responsible for successfully obtaining direct contracts with over ten national and regional insurance carriers. Mike received his BBA in Risk Management and Insurance with an emphasis in real estate from the University of Georgia. He is on the Terry School of Business Young Alumni Board and serves as Vice Chairman of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia’s Young Agents Council. Mike is also active with Leadership Ministry’s Friday Morning Men’s fellowship and also serves as a volunteer at Trinity House. Mike currently lives in Atlanta with his wife and daughter.
Kenny Goepp, Vice President
Kenny began his career working in New York City for Marsh and McLennan, one of the largest insurance brokers in the world. He started as a broker in Marsh’s Aviation practice, negotiating complex aviation insurance transactions with global insurers on behalf of some of Marsh’s largest clients as well as their middle market general aviation clients. In 2011, he was selected as one of twenty colleagues nationally to join Marsh’s National Brokerage Sales program. Prior to joining Rhodes, Kenny worked as a producer in Marsh New York office’s middle market group where he identified and aggressively pursued new business opportunities for both Marsh’s risk advisory and insurance brokerage services and Mercer’s health & benefits offerings. He has gained invaluable experience working with his clients in a multitude of industries including: Real Estate, Construction, Hospitality, Technology, Retail/Wholesale, Manufacturing, Chemical, Sports and Entertainment, and Professional Services. Kenny received his BBA in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Georgia. He has served on the Terry College of Business Young Alumni Board as the Director of the New York City Regional Network. He also served on the Inner City Scholarship Fund Junior Board as Co-Chair of Athletics. He is active in the Atlanta Insurance Ministry and Trinity Community Ministries while currently residing in Atlanta with his wife and two daughters.
Nathan Deeter, Vice President
Nathan brings over 10 years of valuable business and insurance experience to Rhodes Risk Advisors. Starting his career in life insurance sales, Nathan initially worked as a financial representative at Northwestern Mutual, the largest direct provider of life insurance in the country. As a licensed life and health insurance agent, his production was in the top 10 percent of the country for new agents at Northwestern Mutual. Nathan went on to gain important experience as a commercial real estate broker. He has also successfully co-founded a distribution company. Most recently he worked for Aflac, focusing on life and other voluntary benefits, consistently finishing in the top 20 in gross written premium for his region. Nathan holds a BBA from Kennesaw State University. He remains a devoted sports fan, is a member of the Vinings Historical Society and attends Buckhead Church.