Board of Directors

John C. Mitchell - Chairman of the Board; (Retired) President of I.L. Richer Co., Inc. 

R. Benedikt Sander - President and Chief Executive Officer of Preferred Mutual Insurance Company

William C. Craine
- Chenango County Treasurer

Martin A. Dietrich - Chairman of the Board, NBT Bancorp

David B. Emerson - Chairman of the Board, Blueox Corporation

Patrick J. Flanagan - Attorney at Law, Nelson & Flanagan

Dr. Michael Hayduk - Deputy Director, Information Directorate for the Air Force Research Laboratory
Heidi Hoeller - (Retired) Partner from PricewaterhouseCoopers

Mary Ellen Luker - Attorney at Law, Fust Charles Chambers LLP

Rip Reeves - Chief Executive Officer, Institutional Investor

Christopher P. Taft - (Retired) Chairman of the Board, Chairman of the Executive Committee; President and Chief Executive Officer of Preferred Mutual Insurance Company

Robert A. Wadsworth - (Retired) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Preferred Mutual Insurance Company


John C. Mitchell - Chairman of the Executive Committee, Chairman of the Board
R. Benedikt Sander, President & Chief Executive Officer

Jeffrey M. Lopata, Executive Vice President and Chief Opera­ting Officer
Pauline E. Ashworth,  Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer  

Michael DeHetre, Senior Vice President, Chief Underwriting Officer
Jeff Fasoldt, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Michele R. Graham, Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Officer
Raymond D. Muller, Senior Vice President, Chief Actuary and Data Analytics
Michelle S. Raue, Senior Vice President, Chief Claims Officer
David D. Smith, Senior Vice President, Technology 
Yogesh Deshmukh, Vice President of Finance
Ronald R. Martin, Vice President, Business Compliance & Research
Lori D. Sharpe, Vice President, Sales and Distribution

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