Nickel joined PSA when H.U. Dove & Company merged with PSA in April of 2020. At PSA, Nickel is an Account Executive where he works with leaders of businesses and non-profits to protect the assets of their organization through a comprehensive risk management program that incorporates safety, loss control, and insurance.
Nickel’s insurance career started in 2010 when he joined H.U. Dove & Company, an independent insurance agency owned by his grandfather and father. At H.U. Dove & Company, he worked in administration, operations, and technology, but his insurance specialty was on Cyber Insurance and Enterprise Risk Management for small-to mid-size businesses through the structuring of captive insurance arrangements.
Nickel graduated from Roanoke College in 2009 with a BA in Political Science. He obtained his Certificate in Captive Insurance (CCI) from the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE) in June 2017.
Business/Customer Service Philosophy
“Talking with your insurance agent is never the highlight of someone’s day. My goal is to take insurance off your plate, so you can focus on the mission of the organization. And I am here so if the worst day of your life happens, you’re prepared.”