Bloomington, MN – SFM’s Board of Directors approved the promotions of Jody Rogers to Senior Vice President, Human Resources; Amanda Aponte to Vice President, Chief Risk Officer; and Chris Anderson to Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, at its annual meeting earlier this week.
Jody Rogers has been with SFM since 1991, and most recently held the title Vice President, Human Resources. She oversees both human resources and facilities management.
She has served as the Human Resource Committee Chair and Advisor for the American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds (AASCIF) and as a Human Resources Committee Member for the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC).
She earned her Professional in Human Resource designation form the Human Resource Certification Institute.
Amanda Aponte has been SFM’s Director of Analytics since 2016. She started working for SFM in 2007, starting as an Actuarial Intern, and later was promoted to Actuarial Analyst/Actuary. She is involved in SFM’s reserve analyses, ratemaking and pricing as well as reinsurance selection and investment planning. She also oversees the Analytics Team.
She graduated summa cum laude from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science degree in actuarial science and a minor in mathematics, and earned her Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS) designation in 2013. She is a member of the Casualty Actuarial Society, American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA), Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Insurer Association (MWCIA) Actuarial Committee and the Workers’ Compensation Reinsurance Association (WCRA) Actuarial Committee.
Chris Anderson has been SFM’s Corporate Controller and Director of Finance since 2013. He joined SFM as a Staff Accountant in 1995.
He oversees the Finance team and is responsible for financial and regulatory reporting, budgeting and annual financial audits.
He received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota.