Jeff Menary has been named Vice President of Reinsurance and Kurt Eaves has been named Vice President of Direct Underwriting / Production at Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Co.
Menary currently serves as Vice President of Direct Underwriting / Production. He has been employed with Grinnell Mutual since 1980. Menary holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Certified Risk Manager (CRM), and Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) designations.
Eaves currently serves as Assistant Vice President of Commercial Lines Underwriting. With more than 26 years in the property-casualty insurance industry, Eaves has held key leadership positions with large insurance companies as well as with a national insurance broker. Before joining Grinnell Mutual, he served as the assistant vice president of underwriting for Indiana Insurance, part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group. Eaves holds the CPCU and the ARM designations and is a licensed insurance agency in Iowa.