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EMC Appoints Ann Collins as Executive Vice President

DES MOINES, Iowa (June 1, 2022)—EMC Insurance Companies has announced the promotion of Ann Collins to executive vice president. In this role, Collins oversees the finance, corporate actuarial, investments and underwriting departments. Additionally, she has oversight of EMC’s reinsurance business, EMC Re.

Collins boasts almost 30 years of experience and expertise in the financial field. She joined EMC in 2021 as senior vice president – chief financial officer. Prior to that, Collins served as senior vice president and chief financial officer for Continental Western Group.

“Ann is a strategic, effective and highly respected leader, who has already made a strong impact on her teams and the entire organization,” said President and CEO Scott Jean. “I am excited to work alongside her on EMC’s successes in the coming years.”

She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri, a Master of Business Administration degree from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, and holds a certified public accountant license.

About EMC Insurance Companies

EMC Insurance Companies has approximately 2,200 employees and is among the top 60 property and casualty insurance organizations in the country based on net written premium. Employers Mutual Casualty Company (EMCC) was organized in 1911 to write workers’ compensation protection in Iowa. Today, operating under the trade name EMC Insurance Companies, the company provides property and casualty insurance products and services throughout the United States and writes reinsurance contracts worldwide. EMCC is licensed in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. For more information, visit

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