Kenton Hicks is the Health Programs Specialist for Markel Insurance based out of Richmond Virginia.
Prior to joining Markel Insurance 3 years ago, Kenton worked for FirstComp Insurance as their Wellness Specialist. FirstComp Insurance was acquired by Markel in late 2010 which opened up the opportunity to manage all of Markel’s health initiatives. Partnering with Health Diagnostic Laboratory was a key initiative for Markel’s wellness program. Since partnering with Health Diagnostics Laboratory, Markel has seen great improvements in several risk areas. Kenton continues to promote good health behaviors by leading Markel in health promotions and is passionate about providing health related topics to the organization, and is continuously promoting onsite corporate health in all assets of wellness.
Kenton is a member of the following associations:
· American Heart Association – My Heart My Life board member Nebraska Chapter
· Wellness Council of the Midlands – Serving on the Trek Up the Tower Committee
· Personal Trainer through National Academy of Sports Medicine
· Wellness Coach through Spencer Institute – A Division of Nesta
Kenton resides in Omaha, NE and can commonly be found at his local fitness club, running local races, or attending any sporting events.