With nearly 25 years experience in the insurance industry, Mr. Hylant has been instrumental in the development and day-to-day operations of Hylant Group. As president of the Toledo headquarters, he is responsible for all retail operations, personal lines, middle market commercial accounts, large accounts and health benefits. Richard is also primarily responsible for Hylant Group’s political, community, and carrier engagement.
Mr. Hylant received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan. His community leadership posts include President of The Toledo Club, Ohio Trustee for The Nature Conservancy, Fifth Third Bank’s Northwest Ohio affiliate, and he served as the 2009 United Way Campaign Chair for Northwest Ohio.
Mr. Hylant was appointed to the board of the Great Lakes Protection Fund in January of 2012.