Kristen Boone of Lyons Companies Joins DAHU Board of Directors

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Kristen Boone of Lyons Companies Joins DAHU Board of Directors

October 25, 2021

Kristen Boone, Senior Benefit Consultant, Lyons Companies, was recently elected to the Board of Directors of Delaware Association of Health Underwriters (DAHU), a chapter of the National Association of Health Underwriters. Boone will serve as board secretary.

“I am honored to be recognized with this new opportunity,” said Boone. “I hope to advance the organization by bringing legislative recognition to challenges in the health insurance industry.”

“Kristen’s commitment, leadership and expertise will be an asset to DAHU,” said Catharine N. Lyons, President and CEO, Lyons Companies. “I commend her for taking on this role and expect that her clients, too will benefit from her involvement.”

NAHU recently advocated for the “No Surprises Act” eliminating unexpected out-of-network charges for patients. With the support of NAHU lobbying efforts, the Act was passed by Congress and will go into effect on January 1, 2022. Please click here for more information regarding this legislation.

DAHU offers timely industry-related resources to its members. Employee benefits professionals living or working in Delaware interested in DAHU membership should visit:

The DAHU 2021-2023 Board of Directors includes: Jen Wilson, President (L&W Insurance); Alexia Sassi, President-Elect (Highmark Delaware); Rob Jordan, Treasurer (Highmark Delaware); Yanique Williams, Membership Chair (Highmark Delaware); Kristen Boone, Secretary (Lyons Companies) and Kevin O’Neill, Legislative Chair (Colonial Life). For more information, contact Kristen Boone at 302.472.2915 or

Lyons Companies ( provides risk management and employee benefits services to commercial, not-for-profit and private clients. Lyons offers large firm resources with local firm responsiveness, partnering with clients to implement proactive strategies that meet their business objectives and manage the total cost of risk. While most Lyons Companies clients are based in the mid-Atlantic region, their operations extend across the globe. Lyons Companies is a partner of Assurex Global, the world’s largest privately held risk management, commercial insurance and employee benefits brokerage group, offering clients access to specialized insurance expertise around the world.