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PIAM Staff

Kathleen Finnerty-Schroth, CIC, President

Kathy Finnerty-Schroth

Kathy's background includes over 30 years in the insurance industry. She joined PIAM in 1997 and has specialized in the area of Professional Liability for physicians, practices and hospitals. A graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, she has earned the Certified Insurance Counselor designation.

Kathy is a regular speaker on malpractice and other physician issues to audiences throughout Massachusetts, and has presented seminars to the graduating class of Harvard Medical School. She is active in a number of organizations including the Make A Wish organization. 781-434-7399

Tom Bryant, ARM, Director of Business Development

Tom Bryant

Tom is the Director of Business Development at PIAM. His background includes the federal justice system in Canada, heavy industry and the management of large and medium healthcare accounts in a Top 20 national P&C insurance brokerage.

Tom received his Bachelor of Science at the University of Great Falls, MT and he holds an active Property & Casualty Producer License. He received his A.R.M. designation in 2008 and is currently working on his R.P.L.U. designation. He is a member of the Massachusetts Society for Healthcare Risk Management and the Healthcare Financial Management Association. 781-434-7391

Chip Moynihan, Director of Health Programs

Chip Moynihan

Chip has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. He has been associated with PIAM since the mid-1990s and is responsible for employee benefits and financial services for physicians, practices and hospitals. Chip also coordinates PIAM’s financial literacy educational programs for medical students, residents and young physicians throughout Massachusetts.

He is a graduate of Villanova University and a former President of its national Alumni Association. He is a Director Emeritus of the New England Employee Benefits Council. 781-434-7398

Richard Weston, CIC, Sr. Account Executive

Rich Weston

Rich joined PIAM in 2002 and specializes in many of the commercial insurance lines, such as EPLI, Cyber Liability, Errors & Omissions, Directors & Officers, as well as Physician Office and General Liability coverage.

Rich has been in the insurance industry since 1988. He holds a BA in Political Science from the University of New Hampshire and has earned the CIC designation. 781-434-7390

Deborah Kelley, Property & Casualty Supervisor

Deb Kelley

Deb joined PIAM in 2002 and supervises PIAM's Property & Casualty department. She specializes in Professional Liability and is responsible for quoting, submitting and issuing medical malpractice insurance policies for the agency.


Susan Palmieri, Customer Service Representative

Sue Palmieri

Sue joined PIAM in 1994 as one of the first employees of the agency, which started in 1993. She is responsible for customer service, processing insurance policies and assisting Chip in running the Health Division of PIAM.


Scott Berger, Account Executive

Scott Berger

Scott joined PIAM in 2014 and works in commercial insurance lines, servicing some of PIAM's larger accounts. He is a graduate of Western New England University, Springfield, MA. He has been in the insurance and benefits industry since 1996 and holds both Property & Casualty and Life Accident and Health licenses.


Meghan Stanley, Marketing Coordinator/Graphic Designer

Meghan joined PIAM in March of 2016 and is responsible for marketing the agency. Meghan is a graduate of the University of Vermont. Her background includes graphic and web design, and she has been working for the Massachusetts Medical Society since 2002.


Contact PIAM

  • Telephone Numbers
781-434-7525 Insurance All Departments
781-434-7398 Medigap, MMS Member Benefits, Health, Financial Services, and Long-Term Care
  • Fax Number
  • 781-434-6929