In July of 2010, Mr. McQuagge joined USHEALTH Group, Inc.’s captive/career insurance agency, USHEALTH Advisors, LLC, as its President and Chief Executive Officer. In November of 2013, Mr. McQuagge was elected Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of USHEALTH Group, Inc. In June of 2014, Mr. McQuagge was promoted and elected to serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of USHEALTH Group, Inc. and since that time has served in a similar capacity with Freedom Life Insurance Company of America and other subsidiaries of USHEALTH Group.
Mr. McQuagge began his career with the Allstate Insurance Company in 1983. He joined the Student Insurance Division of United Insurance Companies Inc. (UICI) in 1995. He was named President of UICI’s insurance agency, UGA, in 1997. Under Mr. McQuagge’s leadership, UGA set numerous single-year sales records. When UICI was acquired by private equity investors in 2006, the corporate name was changed to HealthMarkets and Mr. McQuagge was tasked with leading all of the sales and marketing efforts within the company’s self-employed group. With Mr. McQuagge serving as its President in 2007, the HealthMarkets’ Agency Marketing Group (AMG) exceeded $1Billion in annual premium sales volume and AMG was recognized as the Insurance Sales Organization of the Year, by Selling Power Magazine and the Stevie Awards.Mr. McQuagge earned his B.A. degree from the University of Central Florida in 1983