Founder / Chairman
S. Reed Ashwill is the Founder and Chairman of the Borden Hamman Agency. Reed received a bachelor’s degree in business and psychology from Baylor University in 1971. Since then he has received his Chartered Life Underwriter’s (CLU) designation as well as his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation. He is a member of the National Association of Financial Insurance Advisors (NAIFA), and National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA). He is affiliated with the NBC National Marketing (NBCNM) as well as the National Brokerage Agencies (NBA) marketing groups. Reed holds his Series 7 and 63 securities licenses and is a Registered Representative with ProEquities, Inc.
President / Chief Operating Officer
Christi (Ashwill) Daughenbaugh graduated from Baylor University with a Business Management degree in 1994. She has been in the insurance business since 1998 and has expertise in a variety of different kinds of insurance to include long-term care insurance, life insurance and annuities. Christi and her brother, Michael, executed the succession plan for Borden Hamman Agency with their father, Reed Ashwill, in 2013 and now own Borden Hamman Insurance Marketing, an Independent Marketing Organization based in Dallas, TX. As President and Chief Operating Officer, Christi’s primary roles involve Strategic development as well as Operations Management and Development of Borden Hamman Insurance Marketing. One of the greatest joys that she has is helping customers grow and develop their businesses and find the best solutions for their clients. Christi is a lifetime learner and values the power of growth and development through ongoing educational opportunities. Over the years, Christi has earned designations to include the CLTC and CSA and has taken a variety of CFP and CLU courses through The American College. Christi also held her Series 7 and 66 licenses for many years. Christi is a Past President of the National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA). She is a Board Member of her local NAIFA chapter and participates in a number of different community support activities. Borden Hamman holds a membership in both the NBC National Marketing (NBCNM) and National Brokerage Agencies (NBA) Marketing organizations. Outside of the office, Christi enjoys spending time with family and friends, participating in a variety of church and community activities, playing golf, traveling, scuba diving, and is an avid wine enthusiast.
VP/ Chief Marketing Officer
Michael graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration. He spent six years with the Southwestern Company where he was a top recruiter, manager, and sales force leader. He joined Borden Hamman in 2006 and became VP of Life & LTCi Marketing at the beginning of 2011 and was made Chief Marketing Officer in May, 2012. He oversees the Life, Annuity & LTCi Marketing teams as well as assists agents daily by helping with Life insurance Case Design and Underwriting. Michael is married to his lovely wife, Lolly. Outside the office, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends. Some of his hobbies include reading, sports, and traveling. You can reach Michael on his direct line at (214) 420-4136.