Since 2009, Richard C. Perry has served as president and chief executive officer of the Pinkney-Perry Insurance Agency Inc., one of the oldest and largest minority owned and privately held insurance brokerage firms in the state of Ohio. Pinkney-Perry has become a full service insurance and financial services firm, specializing in property & casualty, risk management, employee benefits, workers’ compensation, contract surety and bonding.

A true commitment to his community has led Richard to devote a significant portion of his personal time to several civic and charitable causes. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Recovery Resources. He serves as Vice Chairman of The Presidents’ Council LLC (an organization comprised of CEO’s of NE Ohio’s largest African American owned companies) and also Chairs their Government Affairs Committee. Richard is the immediate past President of the NE Ohio chapter of the National African American Insurance Association (NAAIA), where he was also a founding member. He is also a Board Member of the Presidents’ Council Foundation. Richard currently serves on the Cuyahoga County Community Improvement Corporation, and the City of Solon’s Planning Commission.

Richard holds the Accredited Advisor in Insurance designation (AAI), as well as the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation. He is a proud alumnus of Shaker Heights High School and Central State University. He resides in Solon with his wife Vanetta and their three sons.

Contact Information
(216) 794-1995 ext. 217