HARTFORD, Conn.—Shannon Rabbett, CIC, of Windsor, Conn., was elected president of the Professional Insurance Agents of Connecticut, at the association’s annual business meeting, held virtually on March 4, 2021. She will serve as the association’s president during its 2021-22 term.
Rabbett is principal of Rabbett Insurance Agency in Windsor, Conn. An active member of the association, Rabbett was president-elect in 2020-21; vice president in 2019-20; treasurer for 2018-19; and serves as vice president of the Administrative/Nominations Committee. She also is conference chairperson of PIACT’s Association Programs Committee and is a member of PIACT’s Virtual Conference Task Force and the Executive/Budget & Finance Committee.
Rabbett also is past president of the Connecticut Young Insurance Professionals. In 2013 and 2015, she received the CTYIP Young Insurance Professional of the Year award. This award is presented by CTYIP to honor a member of the association’s board of directors who has contributed a great deal of time and talent to help support the association and its programs. CTYIP, an affiliate of PIACT, promotes the professional and personal growth of those new to the insurance field by providing education and networking opportunities.
In 2019, Rabbett received PIACT’s Committee Chair of the Year award. The award honors the PIACT volunteer who best demonstrates dedication and effort in chairing one of PIACT’s committees. Rabbett received this honor for her work as convention chairperson of the Association Programs Committee.
PIA Connecticut is the premier professional association for independent insurance agents, working to advance the needs of its members and be a leading voice in the insurance industry. PIACT provides agents in the state of Connecticut with the very best education, information, advocacy, and business tools possible.