DeForest Howland

Business Development Specialist

dhowland@wasmithandson.com
845-485-6300 x 403
845-485-6603 fax

DeForest Howland joined the firm in 2014.  He is a graduate of Baruch college in the City University of NY, where he received a BS in Finance.

With over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, DeForest began his career in the health insurance business at MetLife.  He transitioned to Property and Casualty at Marsh where he handled a book of Financial Services and Real Estate clients.  In 2001, he moved to the Hudson Valley full-time, where he ran the Millbrook branch for Marshall and Sterling, and also established their Group Benefits Division.

DeForest currently serves on the board of the Duchess County SPCA and is a past president of the Rotary Club of Millbrook.  To get in touch with DeForest, send him an email here.