Steve Klein is the Vice President of Klein Agency, a Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC. He is a risk consultant who specializes on construction insurance and surety bonding. His specialties include surety bonding, construction risk management, financial statement analysis and presentation, strategy, planning and subcontractor prequalification. He enjoys the challenge of solving complicated surety problems after competitors have failed.
Prior to joining MMA, Steve worked as a CPA for Ernst & Young in Minneapolis and was a Financial Controller for Phoenix Packaging Inc. in Maple Grove. The strong accounting background was a great asset as Steve went to work for Klein Agency, Inc. for the next 25 years as the Chief Financial officer and Construction Insurance and Bonding Specialist. Steve’s strong financial background enables him to work closely with his clients and their financial teams to improve their profitability and maximize their bond programs & lower their bond costs.
Steve prides himself in being hardworking and honest and for making his clients needs his first priority. He feels great success when he and his team are part of a landmark construction project where his clients are prosperous and successful.
Steve is actively involved in several associations including; National Association of Surety Bond Producers, MN Surety Association, Grand Forks Builders and Traders Association and the North Dakota Association of General Contractors.
Outside of work, Steve stays busy spending time with family, at the cabin, hunting and fishing and snow and water skiing.