PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 1, 2008) – Bruce D. Thomas was elected 2008-2009 chairman of the board of the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) here today, during NAMIC’s Annual Convention. Thomas is the president/CEO of Heartland Mutual Insurance Company in Algona, Iowa, where he began working as a claims adjuster in 1980.
Thomas is the past president of Northwest Iowa Mutual Managers Association and a former member of the Mutual Insurance Association of Iowa board of directors. He also has a Professional Farm Mutual Manager certification. Thomas' involvement in NAMIC includes former chairman of the Merit Society, Farm Conference Committee board member, and recipient of the Merit Society Award.
Thomas has an MBA from Southwest Minnesota State University and holds bachelor's degrees in business from Monmouth College and economics and education from the University of Iowa.
Married for 32 years, he and his wife have one son.
Thomas is followed on the NAMIC Board by:
Six new directors were named:
Outgoing officers were also recognized:
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Posted: Wednesday, October 01, 2008 12:00:00 AM. Modified: Monday, October 18, 2010 11:35:20 AM.
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