Bailey new Vice President – Human Resources
MERRILL, Wis. (Jan. 2, 2015) — Angela Bailey was promoted to Vice President — Human Resources at Church Mutual Insurance Company effective Jan. 1, 2015.
Bailey, who has approximately 20 years in human resources experience, will succeed Dick Huseby, who will retire from the property and casualty insurance company later this month.
"Angela brings a high level of professionalism and commitment to the management of human resources at Church Mutual," Chief Executive Officer Mike Ravn said. "She has earned the respect of senior management and her colleagues. Her leadership will be critical in managing Church Mutual's future needs in personnel recruitment, training and benefit administration."
Bailey has been at Church Mutual since 2001. After serving as Benefit Specialist for two years, she was Manager – Personnel Services from 2003 to 2006. Since 2006, Bailey has served as Human Resources Manager.
Upon earning a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse in mathematics with an emphasis in statistics in 1993, Bailey taught mathematics to at-risk high school and technical college students at Nicolet College in Rhinelander. In 1994, she joined C&H Packaging Company in Merrill as an Administrative Assistant and became Human Resources Coordinator there a year later.
She earned her Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) designation in 2002 and completed her master's degree with a Human Resources concentration from Concordia University in Mequon, Wisconsin, in 2012.
Bailey is a member of the National Society for Human Resources Management, has served as President of the Central Wisconsin Society for Human Resource Management and is Secretary of the Board for the Merrill Youth Hockey Association.
Church Mutual, which now insures more than twice as many religious organizations as its nearest competitor, is rated A (Excellent) by industry analyst A.M. Best.
# # #
Contact: Jay Lillge
Title: Corporate Communications Manager
Phone: (715) 539-4503