Christopher P. Taft, CIC, CPA
President & CEO
Preferred Mutual Insurance Company
New Berlin, NY
Christopher P. Taft is President and Chief Executive Officer of Preferred Mutual Insurance Company in New Berlin, New York. He joined Preferred Mutual as Vice President-Financial Services in 1995 and served as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, and was elected to Preferred’s Board of Directors in 2003 before being promoted to his current position in 2009. Taft is a member of NAMIC’s Mutual Branding Committee and a former member of the NAMIC PAC Board. He is Chairman of American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS) and Secretary of the New York Insurance Association, Inc. (NYIA) Scholarship Foundation.