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Kenneth Thakur - Educational Consultant

Ken has over 20 years of industry experience. He joined Encompass in 2009 as a Field Sales Leader and transitioned into the Education Consultant role. His responsibilities include designing, developing, and leading Education programs for agencies and employees to support Encompass’ goals. Prior to joining Encompass, Ken worked at Allstate Insurance and held many roles including Operations Manager, Sales Consultant, and Education Manager. He holds a CIC designation as well as a Master’s of Business Administration degree from the University of Dallas.

Ken was referred to SITE a couple years ago and got involved for professional growth and a desire to learn about industry best practices for training and education. He said, “the great thing about SITE is the common bond between insurance educators and ongoing focus to add value for learning professionals”. 

Active in the community, Ken recently served as Vice President for a non-profit children’s cancer awareness foundation.  He is a current member of the high school marching band “load crew”, which is responsible for transporting and setting up band equipment and props for marching competitions in Texas.