Duane Meszler Joins Preferred Mutual as a Personal Lines Underwriting Manager
Meszler brings more than 17 years of underwriting and agency experience in the insurance industry.
Duane Meszler has joined Preferred Mutual as a Personal Lines Underwriting Manager. In his role, Meszler will be responsible for managing the New York and New Jersey underwriting teams, supporting growth initiatives, and driving decision-making. He will also be integral in enhancing Preferred Mutual's Personal Lines products to meet the evolving needs of customers.
"I'm excited to welcome Duane to Preferred Mutual and to the underwriting team. His knowledge and insights from working on the carrier side as well as an independent agent will be valuable as we further strengthen our ability to provide insurance solutions to our partners and policyholders," said Preferred Mutual's Director of Personal Lines Underwriting, Sean Campbell.
"The stability and success of Preferred Mutual truly stuck out in my mind. Being a trusted partner in the northeast for over 121 years speaks volumes," said Meszler. "I look forward to contributing my part to the overall success of the organization and our agency partners."
Meszler brings more than 17 years of underwriting and agency experience in the insurance industry. He previously worked as a Manager of MBP Underwriting and Administration for a Midwestern insurance carrier. Prior to that, Meszler was a licensed independent insurance agent after having gained experience on the carrier side as an Underwriting Assistant Manager, Underwriting Supervisor and Underwriter/Senior Underwriter.
Meszler earned a bachelor's degree in history and government from Campbell University.