Hugh J. Atkinson, CLU

Hugh is a graduate of Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC. He started his career in 1975 with Equitable Life Assurance Company. In 1980, he became Director of Employee Benefits for Frank E. Neal Company before starting his own company, Atkinson Company, Inc. in 1984.

His 40 years in the insurance industry have provided him with perspective and insight into helping people protect, preserve and grow what is important to them.

Hugh is past president of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (Nashville Chapter) and past president of the Hendersonville Rotary Club. He has served on boards of Sumner County YMCA, Hendersonville Medical Center, Hendersonville Chamber of Commerce and Hendersonville Samaritan Association.

He resides in Gallatin with his wife, Kathy. They enjoy traveling and golf. Hugh's son, Tyler, is married and lives locally.


Dale Underwood

Dale has been with Atkinson Company, Inc. since 1988. She has worked in Employee Benefits since 1983. She has experienced many changes in the insurance industry in the last 32 years.

Dale served on the Board of Directors for the Hendersonville Samaritan Association. She lives in Hendersonville and has one daughter, Katy, and one grandson, Chandler.


Janet Hutton

Janet has been with Atkinson Company, Inc. since 1991, as a Customer Service Representative and Bookkeeper. She is a licensed agent who enjoys assisting our clients with any type of service request.

Janet actively serves as a member of First Baptist Church, Hendersonville, and loves spending time with her three children and their families, which includes seven grandchildren.