Kemper Corp. announced that Denise I. Lynch has been named property/casualty group executive effective Dec. 1.
She will report directly to Donald G. Southwell, Kemper’s chairman, president and chief executive officer. In her new role, Lynch will be responsible for Kemper Specialty, Kemper Direct and Kemper Services Group, in addition to continuing to lead the Kemper Preferred business.
Lynch replaces James A. Schulte, who announced his resignation as property/casualty group executive, effective Nov. 30.
Lynch joined the company in January 2009 and is based in Jacksonville, Fla.. Prior to joining Kemper, she served as vice president of Sales and Marketing Excellence for the property and casualty insurance operations of The Hartford.
Source: Kemper Corp.