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EMC Appoints Teresa Miller as Chief Human Resources Officer

DES MOINES, Iowa (Jan. 14, 2022)—EMC Insurance Companies has announced that Teresa Miller has been promoted to senior vice president – chief human resources officer. In this position, Miller will oversee all human resources strategy and activity, including the areas of talent acquisition, talent management, total rewards and organizational effectiveness.

“We are so fortunate to have someone with Teresa’s experience and expertise in this leadership role,” said Executive Vice President Beth Nigut. “For over 25 years, she has demonstrated that she puts EMC team members first, which has contributed greatly to our culture and success.”

Miller joined EMC in 1985 and most recently served as vice president – team member lifecycle. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Upper Iowa University in Fayette, Iowa and holds a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) designation.

About EMC Insurance Companies
EMC Insurance Companies has more than 2,400 employees and is among the top 60 property/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 and life 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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