Cincinnati Financial Corporation Subsidiaries Announce Appointments and Promotions

- Subsidiary Directors, Officers and Counsel

Feb 01, 2016, 09:00 ET from Cincinnati Financial Corporation

CINCINNATI, Feb. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cincinnati Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: CINF) announced today that on January 29, 2016, boards of its subsidiary companies held their regular meetings and appointed directors, officers and counsel, including the following promotions and new appointments:

Property Casualty Insurance – Standard Market: The Cincinnati Insurance Company The Cincinnati Casualty Company The Cincinnati Indemnity Company

Promotion to Senior Vice President:   

Theresa A. Hoffer – Corporate Accounting

Promotions to Vice President:

John A. Davis – Reinsurance Assumed Michael K. Dockery – Information Security Office Elizabeth E. Ertel, CPCU, AIM, API, AINS – Corporate Communications James A. Faust – Reinsurance Assumed Sean M. Givler, CIC, CRM – Sales & Marketing Brent A. Hardesty III, CPCU, AIAF, CIA, CISA, PMP – Information Technology James W.B. Hole – Reinsurance Assumed Joseph W. Kinsey – Personal Lines Michelle L. Kyle, CISA, PMP – Information Technology Paul B. LeStourgeon, FCAS, MAAA, CFA, CERA – Reinsurance Assumed Mark A. McBeath – Marketing Claudio A. Ronzitti, Jr., Esq. – Reinsurance Assumed  

Promotions to Assistant Vice President:

John L. Crow – Headquarters Claims George A. Grossenbaugh, SCLA, CFE – Special Investigations Constance S. Hennigan, CPCU, AIC, AIM, RPLU – Headquarters Claims John C. Nutter, CPCU, AIC, AIM – Headquarters Claims Kevin D. Oleckniche, CPCU, ARM, CSP – Loss Control   

Promotions to Secretary:

Benedict P. Aten, CPCU, AIC, AIM – Field Claims Peter J. Bond, AIC – Headquarters Claims Martin G. Bruce, CPCU, AIM, ARe, ARM – Commercial Lines Steven D. Dorr – Management Liability & Surety Steven J. Fisher, CPCU, AIM, CIC – Target Markets William J. Jansen – Premium Audit Shawn P. Niehaus, CPCU, AIM, ARe – Commercial Lines Wayne K. Pinney, CPCU – Machinery & Equipment Specialties Brian T. Reisert, CPCU, AIM, AINS – Commercial Lines Mark T. Rutherford, CPCU – Commercial Lines Andrew M. Schnell, CPCU, CPA, AINS – Corporate Accounting Kathryn L. Settle – Sales & Marketing Nicholas D. Wright, AFSB – Management Liability & Surety   

Promotions (New Appointments) to Assistant Secretary:

Kelly R. Chasteen – Internal Audit Michael J. Cranney, CPCU, AIC, AIM – Field Claims Roy H. Faglie, Jr., CPCU, AIC, AIM – Headquarters Claims Denise L. Oppedisano, PMP – Information Technology Benjamin L. Richards, CPCU, ARM – Commercial Lines Scott R. Sanderson, CPCU, AIC – Headquarters Claims Scott A. Schuler – Personal Lines Bryan J. Sturdy, CPCU, CIC – Sales & Marketing Rajesh C. Thurairatnam, FCAS – Predictive Analytics

Promotion (New Appointment) to Assistant Treasurer:

Christina A. Scherpenberg, CPCU, CPA, API, AINS – Corporate Accounting

Promotion to Corporate Counsel:

Claudio A. Ronzitti, Jr.*    

Promotions to Senior Associate Counsel:

J. Richard Brown – Legal-Litigation Neal J. Robinson – Legal-Litigation

Promotion (New Appointment) to Associate Counsel:

David J. Heinlein – Legal-Litigation    

The Cincinnati Life Insurance Company:

Promotion to Senior Vice President:

Theresa A. Hoffer*

Promotions to Vice President:

Ann S. Binzer, ChFC, CLU, FALU, FLHC, FLMI – Life Claims Michael K. Dockery* Brent A. Hardesty III* Michelle L. Kyle*

Promotion (New Appointment) to Assistant Secretary:

Denise L. Oppedisano*     

Promotions to Senior Associate Counsel:

J. Richard Brown* Neal J. Robinson*

Promotion (New Appointment) to Associate Counsel:

David J. Heinlein*

Property Casualty Insurance – Excess & Surplus Lines: The Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance Company

Promotion (New Appointment) to Assistant Secretary:

John S. Larkins IV – CSU Underwriting

*Title as listed above

About Cincinnati Financial Cincinnati Financial Corporation offers business, home and auto insurance, our main business, through The Cincinnati Insurance Company and its two standard market property casualty companies. The same local independent insurance agencies that market those policies may offer products of our other subsidiaries, including life and disability income insurance, fixed annuities and surplus lines property and casualty insurance. For additional information about the company, please visit

Mailing Address:

Street Address:

P.O. Box 145496

6200 South Gilmore Road

Cincinnati, Ohio 45250-5496

Fairfield, Ohio 45014-5141


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