Richard S. Kahlbaugh has been Fortegra's President and Chief Executive Officer since June 2007. Prior to becoming President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Kahlbaugh was Fortegra's Chief Operating Officer from 2003 to 2007.
Prior to joining Fortegra in 2003, Mr. Kahlbaugh served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Volvo's Global Insurance Group. He also served as the first General Counsel of the Walshire Assurance Group, a publicly traded insurance company, and practiced law with McNees, Wallace and Nurick. Mr. Kahlbaugh has also served on the board of directors of Campus Crest Communities, Inc. since 2010.
Mr. Kahlbaugh holds a J.D. from the Delaware Law School of Widener University and a B.A. from the University of Delaware.