Dawn Alcorn

Dawn Alcorn

A company vice president, Dawn Alcorn manages Administrative Services. She is corporate records manager and a member of the company’s compliance committee. A Cincinnati associate since 1978, Dawn is a longtime member of ARMA, an authority on managing records and information.

 


 

Debi Baker

Debi Baker

Debi Baker manages Cincinnati’s Storage department. She assists the corporate records manager and is a member of the corporate privacy team. In addition, Debi is a member of ARMA, an authority on managing records and information. She has been a Cincinnati associate since 1979.

 


 

Anne Balfour

Anne Balfour

Part of Cincinnati Insurance’s Claims Technology group since 2003, Anne Balfour has played a significant part in the support and enhancement of our Claims Management System. Anne’s current focus is on claim data analysis and reporting. She has earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Claims (AIC) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Christopher Barger

Christopher Barger

A target markets specialist, Christopher Barger manages Cincinnati’s specialty insurance programs for waste management and utility services. He joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1995 and was a commercial lines underwriter and team leader before joining the Target Markets department. A former high school English teacher, he holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Management (AIM) designations.

 


 

Beth Barrett

Beth Barrett

An underwriting superintendent, Beth Barrett serves agencies in eastern Tennessee. She has been with Cincinnati Insurance since 2006 and teaches the agency review class for the Personal Lines department. She holds the Associate in Personal Insurance (API) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Chris Beckman

Chris Beckman

An underwriting manager for the Chicago area, Chris Beckman has been a Cincinnati Insurance commercial underwriting manager since 2008. He joined the company in 2002 and has experience as a commercial lines underwriter and property specialist. In addition to teaching underwriting classes, he holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.

 


 

Kristen Bomkamp

Kristen Bomkamp

Kristen Bomkamp manages the company’s insurance program for educational institutions. As a longtime underwriter of large commercial accounts, Kristen developed extensive knowledge about educational institutions and the unique exposures they face; she continues to develop new and innovative features for all educational institution accounts. An officer of the company (assistant secretary), she is assigned to the Target Markets department. She has been a Cincinnati associate since 1996.

 


 

Stephanie Borg

Stephanie Borg

A personal lines underwriting specialist, Stephanie Borg is assigned to an Ohio territory and helps coordinate exterior home inspections. She teaches about the company’s insurance for high-valued homes to underwriting trainees about auto coverages to agents who attend Cincinnati’s personal lines schools. She has been a Cincinnati associate since 2003.

 


 

Frank Bova

Frank Bova

Frank Bova is a liability specialist providing technical support and advice to the Loss Control and underwriting departments at Cincinnati Insurance. He has more than 30 years of professional experience in insurance and risk management, and prior to joining the insurance industry, he worked in quality management for several global manufacturing organizations.

 


 

Ronda Bradley

Ronda Bradley

Senior Life Market Research Coordinator Ronda Bradley is responsible for coordinating marketing materials, web content and other communications for The Cincinnati Life Insurance Company, working directly with agencies to maintain online account accuracy. Ronda holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and has earned the Fellow Life Management Institute (FLMI), Associate Customer Service (ACS), Associate Insurance Agency Administration (AIAA) and Associate in Regulatory Compliance (AIRC) designations. She joined The Cincinnati Life Insurance Company in 1989.

 


 

Duane Cantrell

Duane Cantrell

A U.S. Navy veteran, Duane Cantrell has been a National Board Commissioned boiler inspector since 1989. He began his insurance career with Cincinnati Insurance in 1994 as a machinery and equipment field representative in Vermont and New Hampshire. He currently works as a Machinery & Equipment department field supervisor at Cincinnati’s headquarters in Fairfield, Ohio. He has earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Claims (AIC) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Chris Collins

Chris Collins

Chris Collins is a senior commercial lines underwriter and a former personal lines underwriter. He holds the Associate in Personal Insurance (API) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America and is pursuing the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation. He joined Cincinnati Insurance in 2007.

 


 

Robert Crouch

Robert Crouch

Robert Crouch is a senior machinery and equipment specialist serving agencies and policyholders in central Ohio. With Cincinnati Insurance since 1997, he holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Claims (AIC) and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Tyson Dailey

Tyson Dailey

Now a premium auditor with The Cincinnati Insurance Company in Austin, TX, Tyson Dailey was an associate of The Cincinnati Life Insurance Company from 2001-2014. He has extensive experience in financial estate planning through life insurance and holds the Fellow Life Management Institute (FLMI), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designations.

 


 

Stephen Dale

Stephen Dale

Technical specialist manager and property specialist at Cincinnati Insurance, Stephen is responsible for technical property loss control issues and for supervising property and liability specialists in the Loss Control department. Stephen holds a bachelor’s degree in fire protection and safety, is a Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS) and currently serves on four National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards committees, including two that help write the Life Safety Code.

 


 

Joel Davenport

Joel Davenport

A vice president in the Commercial Lines department, Joel Davenport has been with Cincinnati Insurance since 1979. He manages a group of underwriting team leaders assigned to an Ohio territory. A Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), he also holds the Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI) designation.

 


 

Mike Dockery

Mike Dockery

Chief Information Security Officer for Cincinnati Insurance, Mike Dockery joined the company in 2000. He is an assistant vice president of Cincinnati Insurance and a past president of the Cincinnati Information System Security Association. He is also active with the annual American Medical Center Security and Privacy Conference in Chapel Hill, N.C. He holds the Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) designations.

 


 

Troy Dohmeyer

Troy Dohmeyer

Construction Technical Specialist for the Loss Control department at Cincinnati Insurance, Troy Dohmeyer is responsible for all construction loss control issues, including developing company guidelines, overseeing quality and providing input on risk selection, conducting training and serving on corporate oversight committees. Troy provides direct support to loss control consultants, underwriters and agents and participates in the Contractor Liability Workshop for Agents. Troy holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and Biochemistry and is currently pursuing his Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation.

 


 

Don Doyle, Jr.

Don Doyle, Jr.

A senior vice president with more than 25 years of service in a variety of roles, Don Doyle, Jr., leads The Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance Company, a Cincinnati Insurance excess and surplus lines affiliate. He has been involved with a variety of Cincinnati-area charities and sits on the board of directors for the Cincinnati Better Business Bureau.

 


 

Kirsten Faherty

Kirsten Faherty

Joining Cincinnati in 1999 as a commercial lines underwriter, Kirsten Faherty has worked in the Corporate Communications department as an editor and manager since 2001. With a background in retail management and troubleshooting, Kirsten continues to embrace the customer perspective in her current position, whether the audience for her writing is agents or company associates. She has a degree in communication arts and has been an active member of the Professional Insurance Communicators of America’s board since 2004.

 


 

John Fisher

John Fisher

Based in Sylvania, Ohio, John Fisher is a Cincinnati Insurance loss control specialist with more than 20 years of experience in the professional liability area. He serves on the executive committee of the board of the Safety Council of Northwest Ohio, a non-profit provider of safety, health and environmental services for the workplace and community.

 


 

Steve Fogle

Steve Fogle

Steve Fogle began his insurance career with The Cincinnati Insurance Company in 1988. He brings unique and varied expertise as a claims supervisor and an expert in liability and risk transfer. He now focuses his professional expertise on managing the Target Markets Health Care Facility program.

 


 

Misty R. Fraley

Misty R. Fraley

Misty R. Fraley is a Personal Lines department underwriting superintendent assigned to a Columbus, Ohio, territory. A Cincinnati associate since 2006, she holds a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership and the following designations from The Insurance Institutes of America: Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Management (AIM), Associate in Personal Insurance (API), Associate in Commercial Underwriting (AU), Associate in Insurance Services (AIS) and Associate in General Insurance (AINS).

 


 

Heather Gabriel

Heather Gabriel

A chief underwriting specialist in the Personal Lines department, Heather Gabriel is assigned to underwrite business in North Carolina. A Cincinnati associate since 2003, she holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Management (AIM), Associate in Personal Insurance (API), Associate in Insurance Services (AIS) and Associate in General Insurance (AINS) designations.

 


 

Kevin Getz

Kevin Getz

Manager of Cincinnati’s Craft Beverage Program, Kevin Getz has more than 21 years of insurance experience in both sales and underwriting. He brings expertise in many areas of manufacturing, including the beverage industry. He holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Management (AIM) and Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Bill Gregory

Bill Gregory

Assistant manager of property claims for Cincinnati Insurance, Bill Gregory joined the company in 1975. He has experience as a field claims representative, a field claims manager and in Cincinnati’s Headquarters Claims property division.

 


 

David Groff

David Groff

A vice president in the Pricing Analytics department, David Groff is a self-described “math person” who studied mathematics and statistics. He joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1991 and holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS) designations.

 


 

George Grossenbaugh

George Grossenbaugh

George Grossenbaugh manages Cincinnati's Special Investigations Unit and has been with the company since 1983. A former law enforcement officer, he holds a master's degree in economic crime management and is a Certified Fraud Investigator, Registered Investigator and Certified Criminal Investigator through the American College of Forensic Examiners. He is a member of the Ohio Crime Prevention Association.

 


 

Kurt Hamler

Kurt Hamler

A personal lines underwriter assigned to an Ohio territory, Kurt Hamler has been with Cincinnati since 2012. He holds an Ohio Resident Agents License and the Associate in General Insurance (AINS) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America. He is pursuing the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation.

 


 

Chrissy Harmon

Chrissy Harmon

An underwriting superintendent in the Commercial Lines department, Chrissy Harmon is a specialist in religious institutions and property and is assigned to Utah. She has been with Cincinnati since 2006 and is pursing the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.

 


 

Michael Harrold

Michael Harrold

Transportation specialist in Cincinnati’s Loss Control department, Michael Harrold is based in Mentor, Ohio. With 33 years in the insurance industry, Michael is integral to the development and implementation of loss control and underwriting training systems focused on auto and truck liability operating platforms. He also assists clients with technical support and guidance, including management seminar/training program development.

 


 

Jeff Heiser

Jeff Heiser

A loss control field director based in Sagamore Hills, Ohio, Jeff Heiser has more than 24 years of experience in loss control. As part of the Loss Control department, Jeff provides safety training and loss prevention services to Cincinnati Insurance policyholders.

 


 

Vicki W. Hill

Vicki W. Hill

Director of Risk Management for Cincinnati’s Personal Lines department, Vicki W. Hill has 26 years of risk management and high value home inspection experience. In addition to the insurance company side of homeowners risk management, Vicki has also advised clients on valuation and risk management while working as a personal insurance agent and founder of a high-value-home inspection company. As a residential construction company owner and operator, she also has firsthand experience in residential construction, specifically with historic property replication.

 


 

Dan Hilvert

Dan Hilvert

A senior underwriting manager in the Commercial Lines department, Dan Hilvert joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1992. He holds the Associate in Management (AIM) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Laura Hobbs

Laura Hobbs

Blog editor Laura Hobbs is digital marketing manager for Cincinnati Insurance. A former newspaper journalist, she joined Cincinnati's corporate communications team in 2001 and the Marketing department in 2013. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and earned the Associate in General Insurance (AINS) and Associate in Information Technology (AIT) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Eric Hoffman

Eric Hoffman

A regional field claims manager in Andover, Minnesota, Eric Hoffman joined Cincinnati Insurance in 2002. In addition to being a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), he holds the Associate in Claims (AIC) and Associate in Management (AIM) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America and the Society of Claim Law Associate (SCLA) designation from the American Educational Institute, Inc.

 


 

Steve Horsley

Steve Horsley

A claims audit specialist for Headquarters Claims Operations, Steve Horsley joined The Cincinnati Insurance Company in 1994. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business management as well as the Associate in Management (AIM) and Associate in Claims (AIC) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America. Steve is also a member of the Physical Damage Committee for the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America and teaches Claims Auto Basics and Auto Repair Estimating to the company’s field claims representatives.

 


 

Amy Hunter

Amy Hunter

A senior underwriter with Cincinnati Life, Amy Hunter has 14 years of experience in the life insurance industry. She underwrites for regions in Michigan, Georgia and Alabama. An associate since 2011, she holds the Associate in Customer Service (ACS) and Associate, Academy of Life Underwriting (AALU) designations and is pursuing the Fellow, Academy of Life Underwriting (FALU) designation.

 


 

Mary Jorgensen

Mary Jorgensen

As a loss control property technical specialist, Mary Jorgensen serves as a technical resource for Cincinnati associates, agents and policyholders on property and life safety-related exposures. She joined Cincinnati Insurance in 2010 as a loss control consultant serving agencies in the Chicagoland area before joining the technical services unit in the Loss Control department. She holds the Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designations.

 


 

Melissa Kamp

Melissa Kamp

A chief underwriting specialist in the Personal Lines department and a boat owner, Melissa Kamp has been with Cincinnati Insurance since 2002. Assigned to a Virginia territory, she also teaches auto underwriting to trainees. A Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), she also holds the Associate in Management (AIM) and Associate in Personal Insurance (API) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Tom Kelly

Tom Kelly

A vice president in the Management Liability & Surety department, Tom Kelly has experience in both surety and management liability products, including directors and officers (D&O) coverage. Tom is currently marketing manager for the department after spending 20 years as manager of D&O and crime-related products. He has been with Cincinnati since 1978.

 


 

Eric Kuennemeier

Eric Kuennemeier

Eric Kuennemeier is the deployment director in the Personal Lines Support department, providing agencies with information on Cincinnati’s personal lines underwriting philosophy and products. A Cincinnati associate since 1987, he holds the Associate in Personal Insurance (API), Associate in General Insurance (AINS) and Associate in Insurance Services (AIS) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Mark Kuntz

Mark Kuntz

Mark Kuntz manages Cincinnati Insurance’s commercial package products for small businesses and its specialty package program for printers. He has been with Cincinnati since 1988, including almost 10 years as a commercial lines underwriter.

 


 

Helen Kyrios

Helen Kyrios

A vice president and corporate counsel in the Corporate Legal department, Helen Kyrios has been Cincinnati’s privacy officer since 2007. Helen is responsible for Cincinnati’s privacy compliance, including developing company policies and procedures, conducting privacy-related training programs and serving on corporate oversight committees. She also manages the Contract Administration department. She joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1995.

 


 

Joel LaFrange

Joel LaFrange

A senior loss control consultant for Cincinnati Insurance, Joel LaFrange has been with the company since 1997. He holds the Associate in Risk Management designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Lisa Lattarulo

Lisa Lattarulo

A personal lines underwriter assigned to a Kentucky territory, Lisa Lattarulo has been with Cincinnati Insurance since 2002. A Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), she also holds the Associate in Personal Insurance (API), Associate in Commercial Underwriting (AU), Associate in Insurance Services (AIS) and Associate in General Insurance (AINS) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Laura Lewis

Laura Lewis

A chief underwriting specialist in the Personal Lines department, Laura Lewis is assigned to a territory that includes New Hampshire, Vermont and part of Ohio. She assists with the high-valued home inspection audits and coverage recalculations. A Cincinnati associate since 2003, she holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Management (AIM), Associate in Reinsurance (ARe), Associate in Personal Insurance (API), Associate in Insurance Services (AIS) and Associate in General Insurance (AINS) designations.

 


 

Katherine Loftus

Katherine Loftus

A senior underwriter in the Commercial Lines department, Katherine Loftus is currently training in the North territory. A Cincinnati Insurance associate since 2008, she is a former personal lines underwriter.

 


 

Cincinnati Loss Control

Cincinnati’s Loss Control department provides risk management and loss control services to our independent agency partners and their commercial clients. Knowledgeable, experienced representatives are dedicated to mitigating exposures through assessment, consultation and implementation of effective control measures for all lines of business.

 


 

Natalie Ludwig

Natalie Ludwig

A Northern Kentucky University psychology major, Natalie Ludwig is an intern in Cincinnati’s IT Quality Assurance Standards department. She started with the company in an on-campus program at her university and spent the summer of 2014 at Cincinnati’s headquarters in Fairfield, OH.

 


 

Ken Mack

Ken Mack

Assistant vice president in Personal Lines Support, Ken Mack oversees training of underwriters and agents in personal lines as well as the department’s privacy, service and audit functions. A Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), he also has achieved the Associate in Management (AIM) and Associate in Personal Insurance (API) designations. He has been with Cincinnati Insurance since 1985.

 


 

Sharon Meier

Sharon Meier

A member of the business recovery team, Sharon Meier works in Cincinnati’s Information Security Office and is part of a team responsible for refining the company’s disaster recovery and business continuity programs. She has 30 years of experience in information technology with insurance companies, including eight years of disaster recovery efforts. She joined Cincinnati Insurance in 2009 and is a member of the Contingency Planners of Ohio.

 


 

Steve Metzger

Steve Metzger

Based in Lake Villa, IL, Steve Metzger is a senior workers’ compensation specialist in Cincinnati’s Loss Control department. With 35 years of property casualty insurance experience in loss control and underwriting, workers’ compensation has been his primary focus since 1999. He holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Certified Risk Manager (CRM), Associate in Risk Management (ARM) and Associate in Loss Control Management (ACLM) designations.

 


 

Julie Nolan

Julie Nolan

Julie Nolan's current focus is on Cincinnati’s products for high-valued homes. She is the contact point for products - such as residential business and professional liability - that cover small commercial exposures taking place in homes. A Cincinnati associate since 1991, she has earned the Associate in Management (AIM) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Jay O'Hara

Jay O'Hara

Manager of Cincinnati’s Headquarters Claims Recovery Division, Jay O’Hara has served Cincinnati policyholders and claimants since 1992. He has worked in both Field Claims and Headquarters Claims Operations and holds the Associate in Claims (AIC) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Jim Ogle

Jim Ogle

Manager of Headquarters Claims, Jim Ogle is a Cincinnati Insurance vice president who has been with the company since 1982. A Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), he also holds the Associate in Claims (AIC) designation.

 


 

Michelle Olson

Michelle Olson

A premium audit technical specialist, Michelle Olson has been with Cincinnati’s audit department since 1999 and is serving agencies and policyholders in Minnesota and Eastern North Dakota. She holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Premium Auditing (APA) and Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC) designations.

 


 

Nathan Otto

Nathan Otto

A field representative trainee with The Cincinnati Life Insurance Company, Nathan Otto holds a bachelor’s degree in international politics and military affairs. He also serves in the Ohio National Guard as an infantryman.

 


 

Lisa Pearce

Lisa Pearce

Cincinnati's commercial liability product manager, Lisa Pearce has been with the company since 1987 and holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.

 


 

Cincinnati Personal Lines

Cincinnati’s Personal Lines department underwrites and issues insurance policies for individuals and families served by our independent agency partners. Associates are committed to providing excellent personal lines products and services that differentiate us from our peers.

 


 

Wayne Pinney

Wayne Pinney

A U.S. Navy veteran, Wayne Pinney is one of Cincinnati Insurance’s Machinery & Equipment Specialties department field managers. He has been a National Board Commissioned inspector since 1989 and with Cincinnati Insurance since 1991. Prior to becoming a manager, Wayne serviced field territories in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois. He has earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Greg Popelka

Greg Popelka

Greg Popelka is a commercial lines underwriter in Cincinnati’s Large Accounts Unit. He handles the state of Georgia and is a specialist who helps with the Health Care Facilities (nursing homes) Target Markets program. A Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), he also holds the Associate in Surplus Lines (ASLI) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America. He has been a Cincinnati associate since 1996.

 


 

Linda Poulemanos

Linda Poulemanos

Linda Poulemanos is an occupational health and wellness nurse at Cincinnati’s headquarters in Fairfield, OH. A registered nurse, she has 10 years of emergency room experience and eight years of cardiology experience. Before joining Cincinnati Insurance in 2008, she was a credentialed RN assistant to a large group of cardiologists, and prior to that supervised the electrocardiogram/stress lab at a local hospital. She holds a Certified Emergency Nursing (CEN) designation.

 


 

Dan Ratliff

Dan Ratliff

An experienced boater, Dan Ratliff is a chief underwriting specialist in the Personal Lines department, assigned to a Kentucky territory. He teaches the company's watercraft course to underwriter trainees and is the watercraft liaison for his department. He joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1998.

 


 

Brian Rawlings

Brian Rawlings

Brian Rawlings, Target Market Manager for Cincinnati’s Fitness & Recreation and Medical Facilities programs, has been with Cincinnati Insurance since 2005. He holds a bachelor of science degree in sports organization and spent nearly 10 years in public recreation and YMCA management. He blends his education and background in the recreation industry with his experience as a commercial lines and excess and surplus division underwriter to help Cincinnati’s local agents and their fitness clients assess operations for best practices and insurance solutions to meet their needs. Brian holds the Associate in Underwriting (AU), Associate in Insurance Services (AIS), Associate in Insurance Management (AIM) and Associate in Surplus Lines Insurance (ASLI) designations.

 


 

Amanda Rendell

Amanda Rendell

An assistant commercial lines account manager who serves customers in Ohio, Virginia and North Carolina, Amanda Rendell joined The Cincinnati Insurance Company in 2013 after five years of service with BB&T Atlantic Risk Management in Columbia, Maryland. She holds a criminal justice degree.

 


 

Susanne Roberts

Susanne Roberts

As a member of the Target Markets department, Susanne Roberts manages the personal lines program for high net worth individuals. She joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1996 as an underwriting manager in the Personal Lines department. She holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Personal Insurance (API) and Associate in Management (AIM) designations.

 


 

Scott Robinson

Scott Robinson

A reinsurance and wind/hail specialist, Scott Robinson is a senior commercial lines underwriting manager assigned to a Texas territory. With Cincinnati since 1997, he holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Management (AIM) and Associate in Reinsurance (ARe) designations.

 


 

Diane Roller

Diane Roller

A chief underwriting specialist, Diane Roller has been a personal lines underwriter since 2004. She serves territories that include Idaho, Utah and Chicago, evaluating Cincinnati’s high-valued home inspections and managing the recalculation program for high-valued homes. She also teaches new underwriters about the company’s high-valued home program.

 


 

Karen Roop

Karen Roop

An associate manager of property claims at Cincinnati’s Headquarters, Karen Roop supervises complex and large property claims in Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. She also teaches property claims classes to field associates. She began her insurance career in 1982, joining Cincinnati in 1999. She holds the Associate in Claims (AIC) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Mark Rose

Mark Rose

Mark Rose is Cincinnati Insurance's commercial automobile product manager. Mark has been with the company since 1981 and has experience with both personal lines and commercial lines underwriting.

 


 

J.F. Scherer

J.F. Scherer

J. F. Scherer is chief insurance officer and executive vice president of The Cincinnati Insurance Company. J.F. has executive oversight responsibility for property casualty insurance operations. He holds a bachelor of science degree in finance. He is an advisory board member for the School of Business at Eastern Illinois University and a trustee for Ursuline Academy and Insuring the Children, both in Cincinnati.

 


 

Tim Schmittou

Tim Schmittou

Commercial Property Product Director Tim Schmittou joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1976. He has experience in commercial underwriting, underwriter management, and commercial property product design in the Commercial Lines department. He holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Management (AIM) designations.

 


 

Yelana Sepeck

Yelana Sepeck

Yelana Sepeck is a chief underwriting specialist in the Management Liability department. A specialist in employment practices liability insurance, she is assigned to Arkansas, Florida, Kentucky, Ohio and Texas. She holds a master's degree in business administration and the Registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU) designation and is pursuing the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation. She has been with Cincinnati Insurance since 2006.

 


 

Sonny Singleton

Sonny Singleton

Security director at Cincinnati Insurance’s Fairfield, Ohio, headquarters, Sonny Singleton is a retired Cincinnati Police officer. He was recruited as a police officer upon high school graduation and completed the Cincinnati Police Academy’s Police Cadet Program. He retired from the force as an investigative sergeant in 1996, when he joined Cincinnati Insurance.

 


 

Marty Skidmore

Marty Skidmore

Property claims manager for Cincinnati Insurance, Marty Skidmore joined the company in 1978 as a claims representative in Indianapolis. Now a vice president of the company, he also has been a regional casualty claim manager. He also serves on the executive committee of Ohio’s FAIR Plan and chairs the Ohio FAIR Plan Blue Ribbon Arson Committee and the Ohio FAIR Plan Claims Committee.

 


 

Steve Smith

Steve Smith

A Cincinnati associate since 1997, Steve Smith is responsible for the training and development of Commercial Lines department associates and those assigned to the customer care center for small businesses. He is a licensed agent and has earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Management (AIM) designations from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Michael Sullivan

Michael Sullivan

Complex property claims manager for Cincinnati Insurance, Michael Sullivan joined the company in 1981. He has experience as a field claim manager, property claims supervisor and property claims instructor. He is a presenter for the Property & Liability Resource Bureau, a premier property and casualty claims industry organization, and holds the Senior Claim Law Associate (SCLA) designation from the American Educational Institute.

 


 

Bill Taylor

Bill Taylor

A chief underwriting specialist in the Personal Lines department, Bill Taylor leads presentations about personal umbrella liability insurance for the company’s webinars and new agent schools. He joined Cincinnati Insurance in 1996.

 


 

Doronna K. Vickers

Doronna K. Vickers

Doronna K. Vickers is a resource manager for The Cincinnati Insurance Company's Information Technology department. A youth mentor and coach, she is passionate about helping young people reach their potential. She joined the company in 2004.

 


 

Mark Welsh

Mark Welsh

A company vice president and the manager of the Regulatory & Consumer Relations Department, Mark Welsh started with Cincinnati as an underwriter in 1978. He has held several different management positions during his tenure with the company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in English.

 


 

Tamala Whitaker

Tamala Whitaker

Tamala Whitaker is a Senior Product Developer in the Target Markets department, focusing on research and development of new insurance programs and products. A Cincinnati associate since 1986, Tammie holds the Associate in Management (AIM) designation from the Insurance Institutes of America.

 


 

Mike Williams

Mike Williams

A security analyst in Cincinnati’s Information Security Office, Mike Williams organizes technology vendor risk assessments and assists underwriting teams with their analysis of accounts requesting the company’s cyber insurance products. In previous roles with Cincinnati, Mike served the company as a management liability underwriter as well as researching and developing new insurance products and programs. He helped develop the company’s first cyber liability insurance product. Mike holds a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in English and has served the company since 1985.

 


 

Nick Wright

Nick Wright

One of four underwriting managers in Cincinnati Insurance’s contract surety division, Nick Wright has worked in the surety department since 2004. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration, majoring in finance and economics. He focuses on managing underwriting in 10 states and developing training resources. Nick also holds the Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bonding (AFSB) designation.

 


 

Justin Yates

Justin Yates

A regional property specialist with Cincinnati Insurance, Justin Yates provides technical support for loss control representatives in 20 states. Primarily focused on sprinkler protection analysis, Justin also assists staff with assessing flammable and combustible liquids, woodworking operations and other common manufacturing risks. Prior to joining Cincinnati Insurance, Justin worked as a fire alarm systems engineering manager, overseeing design and installation of integrated systems. He holds a Level III Fire Alarm Accreditation from the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies and is a designated Graduate Safety Practitioner. Justin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Protection and Safety.

 


 


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