The Board of Directors for the Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame is now accepting nominations for consideration in 2015.
To be eligible for consideration, nominees must have an Iowa connection, serve as a role model for young people as well as others in the insurance business, exhibit the highest standards of ethical conduct, and have significantly impacted the insurance industry.
The deadline for new nominations ,and updates to to previous nominations, is March 1, 2015. Additional information about the nomination process can be found by clicking here.
Susan E. Voss, J.D., has joined the Board of Directors of the Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame. Voss was the insurance commissioner for the State of Iowa from 2005 to 2013. She also served as president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioner (NAIC) in 2011. She is a member of the Iowa insurance Hall of Fame and was inducted in 2013. Click here for her bio from the 2013 induction ceremony.
The financial support we receive from our sponsors is what allows the Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame to continue recognizing outstanding contributions to the Iowa insurance industry. A big thank you to all of our 2014 sponsors:
| American Equity Investment Life | American Republic Insurance Co | Chubb Insurance Group | EMC Insurance Companies | Farmers Mutual Hail Ins Co of Iowa | FBL Financial Group (Farm Bureau) | Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance | Holmes Murphy & Associates | Homesteaders Life Company | IMT Group | Independent Insurance Agents of Iowa | Iowa CPCU Society Chapter | Iowa Insurance Institute | Iowa Mutual Insurance – DeWitt | Insurance Association of Greater Des Moines | Kelley Continuing Education Program | LaMair Mulock Condon Co | Merchants Bonding Company | Mutual Insurance Association of Iowa | Nationwide | NCMIC | Partners Mutual Insurance Company | Poweshiek Agency Inc | Reynolds & Reynolds | Principal Financial Group | Steve Roe | State Auto Insurance | TrueNorth | United Fire Group |
The Association of Professional Insurance Women (APIW) Insurance Woman of the Year award, presented annually since 1976, recognizes an exceptional woman who has achieved prominence in the insurance industry.
Dr. Therese M. Vaughan was chosen as this year’s award recipient in recognition of her outstanding achievements and leadership within the industry, as well as her commitment to the advancement of women. Dr. Vaughan is a member of the Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame and was inducted in 2003. Click here to read her 2003 IIHOF profile page.
Professional photographs from the 2014 Iowa Insurance Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, held at Drake University on May 20, 2014, are now available from Todd Hugen Photography.
There are 119 photographs available. You will find several options for ordering prints. Click here to view the photographs.