Professional Farm Mutual Manager Designation (PFMM)

The NAMIC Professional Farm Mutual Manager (PFMM) designation formally recognizes the educational accomplishments and dedication to professionalism of the progressive farm mutual manager and farm mutual leaders.

Earning Your PFMM Certification

  • Submit a completed Professional Farm Mutual Manager application with the $50 administrative fee. We recommend submitting applications prior to starting the process so we can best track your event attendance.
  • Serve in a management role in a farm mutual insurance company or in a management role that actively and regularly works with farm mutual insurance companies.
  • Have a minimum of five years property/casualty insurance experience at the time of completion.
  • Attend, in any order, the three in-person PFMM modules and one PFMM virtual module (coming soon!) within five years.
  • Track your PFMM course attendance onsite at NAMIC events and turn in the appropriate form(s) to receive credit.
  • Remain in active status by paying the annual active participant fee beginning the calendar year after enrollment. Fee is $50 per year while working toward the designation, and $100 per year once certified.
  • New PFMMs are certified on August 1 of each year regardless of when requirements are completed during the year. Requirements completed after August 1 in any given year results in certification the following calendar year.

Program Benefits

  • Formal recognition of your achievement at NAMIC’s Annual Convention where you receive your completion certificate and lapel pin, and participate in the class photo.
  • Networking opportunities with other PFMM and insurance industry professionals.
  • Pride in your achievement and additional knowledge and confidence as a farm mutual leader
  • Complimentary roundtable breakfast at NAMIC’s Annual Convention, once certified.
  • 20% product discount on ERM Toolkits
  • 20% registration discount at NAMIC in-person events, once certified. Discount applies only to the certified individual and is not transferable.


Lauren Holdcroft
Certification Manager