Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy Inc. (GKG) of New Hartford, New York has announced the promotion of Courtney Iles to Director of Client Strategy of the firm’s growing Personal Risk division. In the role, she will lead the development and implementation of personal risk solutions for individuals across New York state and increasingly around the nation.


Iles has been a valued member of the GKG team since 2015. She brings a decade of industry experience and holds various designations including Chartered Private Risk and Insurance Advisor; Certified Personal Risk Manager; Accredited Adviser in Insurance (AAI); and Personal Lines Coverage Specialist Designation (PLCS).

“Courtney’s has been a tremendous asset to our team and our clients. I look forward to seeing her continue to grow with GKG in this new role,” said Larry Gilroy, President of Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy.

A native of the area, Iles currently resides in Sherrill New York, with her family.


About Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy, Inc.

Founded in 1904, Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy ( is one of Central New York’s oldest and largest independent insurance agencies. Blending innovative insurance solutions with leading-edge strategies, GKG helps individuals and businesses of all types and sizes manage risk. The firm is headquartered at 210 Clinton Road in New Hartford, from which it serves clients across New York State and increasingly around the nation and globe. GKG employs a professional staff of over 50 and represents more than 80 insurance carriers.

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