The Klein Agency has a staff of 20 professionals who are committed to designing insurance plans specific to your needs. We insure more than 1,100 design firms throughout the Mid-Atlantic. Below are the key account contacts.


Justin R. Klein, President

After graduating from Duke University in 1996, Justin Klein entered the insurance industry. In 2006, he became owner and President of the Klein Agency, specializing in liability and commercial insurance for design professionals. Justin Klein is a frequent speaker on contract language, insurance, risk management, and other related business topics for engineers and surveyors in NC, MD, VA, DE and PA. Email Justin


Edward Durkin, Account Executive

Ed has been with the Klein Agency for over 20 years after beginning his career at USF&G. He provides risk management services to a large number of design firms including several on the ENR 500 list. In addition to his involvement with the design community, Ed works with numerous construction and environmental firms. Email Ed


Mark Amirault, Account Executive

Mark Amirault is an Account Executive for the Klein Agency, responsible for providing insurance coverage and review to design professionals. In 1999 he received his BS from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College. Mark joined the Klein agency in 2006 and opened the Philadelphia office in 2007. He frequently provides continuing education sessions on insurance, risk management and business topics for the design community.

Email Mark


Kyle Damalouji, Account Executive

As an Account Executive, Kyle is responsible for developing new business relationships with design firms throughout the Mid-Atlantic, and providing risk management services to existing clients. Prior to joining the Klein Agency in 2006, he earned a bachelor’s degree from the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware. Email Kyle


Beverly Kiernan Cherry, CPCU, CLU, Account Executive

Beverly has been a broker partner with the Klein Agency in Virginia for over 30 years and has recently joined Klein as an Account Executive. She has focused on the design professional community to provide insurance needs and risk management services. Beverly has served in  insurance industry leadership roles in Hampton Roads as past president of CPCU (Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter Society) and past president of CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter).  She has also served as past president of Town Center Kiwanis. She holds a BS in French and Spanish from  East Carolina University and a MA in Humanities from Old Dominion University. Email Beverly