Joe has over 39 years as a licensed property & casualty insurance broker and 29 years of agency management experience. He is a principal and partner of Branch-Hernandez & Associates, Inc. Insurance Services, the largest 100% minority owned insurance agency, MBE Certified in Nevada.
Joe’s current responsibilities include agency operations, sales and marketing management, contract negotiation and carrier relations. He also oversees safety, risk management, insurance and claims administration services for construction related projects.
Joe has also developed many industry and business relationships through his involvement as Past Chairman of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America’s Diversity Task Force, Past Chairman of the Nevada Independent Insurance Agents Association, Vice Chairman of the Latin Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, the Nevada Insurance Guaranty Association Board of Directors and Nevada State Contractors Board of Directors.