James R. Galloway, AFM
James R. Galloway
Senior Vice President, Division Manager

Jim was appointed manager of AFM in May 2017. In this role, he provides corporate leadership for underwriting, sales, marketing, engineering, information technology and processing.

Previously, Jim served as senior vice president, manager of sales for FM Global.

He joined the FM Global organization in 1986 as a loss prevention consultant. Prior to his most recent role, Jim was senior vice president of the company's Central U.S. division, overseeing all insurance operations for the division, which serves clients in more than 20 U.S. states.

Jim has a bachelor's degree in petroleum engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, Calif., USA, and holds the CPCU designation from the American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters. Originally from California, USA, Jim and his wife have two sons.

I sincerely enjoy people. My career at FM Global has allowed me to get to know employees and clients around the world and it’s been fun. Now I am looking forward to working with AFM brokers and clients.
Lynette Schultheis
Lynette Schultheis
Vice President, Regional Manager

Based in London, U.K., Lynette is responsible for developing a profitable book of business and overall operations for the London, Paris, Frankfurt, Amsterdam and Milan offices of AFM.

Appointed to her current position in 2016, Lynette previously served as vice president, division underwriting manager for the Western United States division of FM Global. Lynette joined the FM Global organization in 1986 and has held various positions in client service, underwriting and management.

Lynette received a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Illinois, Urbana, Ill., USA, and holds the CPCU designation from the American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters. Lynette and her husband have two daughters.

FM Global has provided me with the opportunity to form relationships and friendships around the world, which I have found to be the greatest reward of all. I enjoy that every day brings a new and different challenge and the camaraderie that develops when people come together to find a solution."
sean bishoff
Sean Bishoff
Vice President, Regional Manager

Based in AFM’s Los Angeles, Calif., USA, office, Sean is responsible for developing a profitable book of business and overall operations for the Los Angeles, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle and Sydney offices.

Appointed to his current position in 2013, Sean previously served as operations vice president, area manager, Los Angeles. Prior to moving to AFM, Sean was an account manager and an account engineer for FM Global.

Sean holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from CSUN in Northridge, Calif., and a master’s degree in Philosophy from CSULA in Los Angeles.

He joined the company in 1994 as a field engineer.

I find everyday to be interesting and different, but no matter what, our message and our values are always the same. The people at AFM/FM Global, regardless of where they work or what they do, always treat our brokers and clients with respect and appreciation."
gervais landry
Gervais Landry
Vice President, Regional Manager

Based in AFM's Montreal, Quebec, Canada, office, Gervais is responsible for developing a profitable book of business and overall operations for the Toronto and Montreal offices.
 
Appointed to his current position in 2011, Gervais previously served as vice president and director for AFM's Europe and Australia operations; vice president and area manager for its Canada operations; and district manager and production underwriter in its Montreal operations.

Landry holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Polytechnique School of Montreal, Canada.

He joined the company in 1985 as a loss prevention consultant.

I had the pleasure of working with so many great people from various countries during my career at AFM. The friendship made with them over the years is rewarding for me and I’m looking forward to continuing to develop new relationships."
david mackin
David Mackin
Vice President, Regional Manager

Based in the company’s Park Ridge, Ill., USA, office, Mackin is responsible for the development of the entire book of business for AFM’s Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas and Atlanta  offices.

Prior to being appointed to his current position in 2005, Mackin served as an area manager, district manager, production underwriter and account engineer. He joined the FM Global Group in 1981 as a loss prevention consultant.

Dave and his wife are now empty nesters with their two grown children establishing lives on their own. Opportunities for travel, weekend getaways, reading junk fiction, and playing board games, bridge and fantasy football keep Dave happy and busy.

Dave received a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara, Calif., USA.

Making improvements every day, whether it is your own skill sets, personal or work relationships, or yes, the insurance program, brings the greatest satisfaction."
Paul Pendolino
Paul Pendolino
Vice President, Regional Manager

Based in Johnston, RI, USA, Pendolino is responsible for managing the growth and profitability of the AFM offices in Boston, New York and Washington D.C.

Pendolino's previous experience with the company includes four years as a regional manager for AFM in London and 20 years in various capacities in Los Angeles, such as consultant engineer, underwriter, business development executive and divisional underwriting manager. Pendolino spent 2006 – 2011 as a client service manager for the Forest Products operations in Dallas, Texas, USA.

Paul has three grown children and loves spending time with his family. He enjoys travelling and is an avid football, baseball and basketball fan.

He is active with his church and the various charitable opportunities that provides.

Pendolino received a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.

I have enjoyed the many opportunities my career with AFM/FM Global has offered. I enjoy working with our brokers and clients around the world and look forward to future opportunities as we continue to grow."