Frances Railey is a senior vice president and an equity partner of Ames & Gough. She oversees our service to numerous mid-size to large design-firm clients and is considered an expert at underwriting and service issues for these firms. Frances also coordinates many of Ames & Gough’s back-office administrative services and serves as the firm’s human resources director. Frances is located in our Washington, D.C., office.
Frances joined Ames & Gough in 1993. Previously, she worked at Victor O. Schinnerer, where she eventually rose to the position of assistant vice president with responsibilities for providing service to numerous large architect/engineer clients.
Frances holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation and is a 1984 summa cum laude graduate of Duke University and a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She serves on the Women's Board of The American Heart Association and is co-chair of the Legislative/Government Affairs Committee for the National Capital Chapter of CMAA. She is fluent in Spanish.