Ames joined W. R. Berkley in April of 2019 and serves as a Senior Underwriter for Berkley Healthcare Financial Lines. Her early career involved the practice of corporate transactional law in Pennsylvania and Connecticut. In 2011 she joined Chubb Insurance as a Healthcare Underwriter and has been focused on underwriting healthcare management liability lines ever since.
Ames earned her B.A. from Denison University in Granville, Ohio and her J.D. from Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia. Ames is highly active in local politics and has served as an elected official in Avon, Connecticut for many years.