INDIANAPOLIS – (Oct. 13, 2020) – MJ Insurance, a leading insurance agency for more than 50 years, today announced the appointment of industry expert Leighann Sargent to Director of Personal Insurance.
Sargent comes to MJ from a nationwide boutique risk management and property and casualty insurance agency, where she served as senior vice president and regional director. In her previous position she was responsible for new business marketing and tracking, was accountable for the leadership and development of specialty service units and maintained business partner relationships with premier insurance carriers.
In her new position, Sargent will lead MJ’s personal insurance strategy, operations and support the company’s vision for growth. Her goal is to help advance this segment of the business by increasing the effectiveness of all internal and external processes and elevate MJ’s product and resource offerings.
“Leighann is a dynamic leader and we are thrilled to welcome her to the MJ team,” said Michael H. Bill, CEO at MJ Insurance. “Leighann is a highly regarded professional and well-known expert in our industry. Her commitment to results-focused strategy and customer service will help us continue to support our clients, and further our ability to inspire the success, fulfillment, and wellbeing of each person we serve.”
Sargent received her Bachelor of Arts in business administration and management from Amarillo College. She is also a CIC Designee and in the process of receiving her CPRM Designation. In 2008 and 2009, Sargent was recognized as a nominee for Arizona’s Top 40 Under 40.
MJ Insurance, one of the largest privately-held insurance agencies in America, is a commercial and personal insurance, risk management and employee benefits consulting agency that since 1964, has grown from a two-person start-up to an agency with more than 160 employees. With offices in both Phoenix and Indianapolis, MJ specializes in a diverse selection of unique service lines including construction, energy, transportation, manufacturing, sororities and recycling as well as a complete suite of employee benefits programs and services. MJ Insurance serves clients in over 16 countries and in every U.S. state.
ABOUT MJ INSURANCE
Indianapolis-based MJ Insurance exists to inspire the success, fulfillment and wellbeing of each person it serves: associates and their families, business partners, clients and the community. MJ serves a diverse client base that includes local, regional, and national companies. Fifty-six years after its founding, MJ Insurance continues to expand through culture, service and leadership. Additional information may be found at www.mjinsurance.com.
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