Ken is a long time resident of the Detroit area. After serving in the United States Marine Corps, Ken held underwriting positions with a variety of insurance companies. He then went on to become the Senior VP of Michigan Operations for another agency. Earning his Bachelor of Science degree from Wayne State University and his law degree from the Detroit College of Law (now Michigan State University), Ken was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 1972.

Ken founded Cambridge Property & Casualty in 1974 to provide property & casualty insurance and risk management solutions to midsize businesses and high net worth individuals. Cambridge became a part of MMA in December 2013.