Grange Insurance Names John North President, Commercial Lines, Cheryl McRae Lebens President, Personal Lines | Illinois


COLUMBUS, Ohio – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 1, 2021–

Today, Barn Insurance Company announced that John North has been named president of the company’s business lines and Cheryl McRae Lebens has been named president of personal lines, both effective January 1, 2022, as Mike Winner retires at the end of the year after seven years as president of commercial lines.

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John North, President of Commercial Lines, Grange Insurance (Photo: Business Wire)

“John has successfully led our personal insurance organization for the past six years and has a proven track record of delivering business results and change management for our independent agents,” said John Ammendola, President and CEO. management of Grange Insurance. “His experience and expertise will ensure that our business activities continue to grow profitably in the future. “

North has over 25 years of experience in the P&C insurance industry. Prior to joining Grange, he was Senior Vice President for Harleysville Insurance, Field Vice President for Fireman’s Fund Insurance largest region in the country and Assistant Vice President for Chubb Insurance’s third largest market. He graduated from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

“At Grange for the past nine years, Cheryl most recently served as Director of Risk and Strategy, playing a critical role in shaping the company’s strategic plan for the future,” said Ammendola. “Her previous experience driving strategic decisions for our business as a whole, including personal and commercial insurance, positions her well to lead our personal insurance business to even greater success. “

With over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry, McRae Lebens has held various executive positions in finance, corporate strategy, sales and marketing for Nationwide Insurance in Columbus and Safeco. Insurance in Seattle. She holds a BA in Communication / Journalism and an MBA from the University of Washington.

About Grange Assurance

Grange Insurance Company, with $ 3 billion in assets and over $ 1.4 billion in annual revenues, is an insurance provider based in Columbus, Ohio. Thanks to its network of independent agents, Grange offers auto, home and business insurance coverage. Life insurance offered by Grange Life Insurance and Kansas City Life Insurance. Founded in 1935, the Grange Insurance Company and its subsidiary Integrity Insurance Company serve policyholders in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio , Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin. Find out more about Grange Assurance.

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