Appalachian Underwriters, Inc. is Excited to Welcome Valorie Carder as New Transportation Specialist Broker

Valorie Carder, from Charlotte, NC (born and raised) has joined Appalachian Underwriters as a new transportation specialist on the Brokerage team. She will be building AUI’s transportation production with Mary Kidd (transportation broker). 

Valorie Carder has been with RPS Charlotte since 2015 as a transportation underwriter specializing in trucking accounts geographically located in the following states: NC, SC, VA, GA, FL & TN. Prior experiences with the following trucking markets include: Northland, National Casualty, Canal, National Indemnity, Occidental, Great American & Lloyds. Prior to joining RPS she interned at Lloyds of London and graduated from UNC Charlotte with RMI degree. She was a member of Gamma Iota.  [ Linkedin Profile ].” – Mark Arnold, Director of Brokerage.

Valorie enjoys the variety and challenges that Insurance brings every day, and is excited to work with the industry’s top-rated carriers to offer robust coverage to clients.

About Appalachian Underwriters, Inc.:
AUI is a full-service MGA and Wholesale Insurance Brokerage, providing independent agents a national outlet to multiple specialized markets for Workers’ Compensation, Commercial Specialty, Life, and Personal Lines of insurance. Principals of Appalachian Underwriters are Bob Arowood and Bill Arowood. To learn more, please visit

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