Edina, MN – SFM recently announced that Vice President and Director of Underwriting Brian Bent was elected to a two-year term as chair of the Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Insurers Association Board of Directors earlier this month.
The organization is responsible for collecting, processing and analyzing workers’ compensation data for use by member insurers and regulators.
Bent has been a member of the board for seven years, most recently serving as vice chair. The board — which includes 10 representatives of insurance carriers and two appointees of the Minnesota Department of Commerce — oversees the business of the association as a whole and reviews the president’s performance.
The board has recently been working on a number of items including the refinement of its governance process and committee roles.
“It’s an honor to have the opportunity to serve the industry and the employers who depend on it,” Bent said.