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Corporate Leadership

Boards of Directors
The management of the Utica Mutual Insurance Company (UM) and its affiliates, the Graphic Arts Mutual Insurance company (GA), and Republic Franklin Insurance (RFI), is vested in their respective boards of directors. Each board* is composed principally of outside directors. Only three members of each board are officers or employees of the company. The majority of the directors of each company are policyholders. Directors are elected annually by the policyholders.

W. Craig Heston - Chairman Emeritus Gregory M. Harden - President and Chief Executive Officer, Harden Furniture Company (UM, GA. RFI)
J. Douglas Robinson - Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Zelda J. Holcomb, Ph.D. - Owner/Consultant Holcomb Associates, LLC, Educational Consulting Group (UM, GA)
Brian P. Lytwynec - Assistant to the Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer Nicholas O. Matt - Chairman & CEO, Matt Brewing Company (UM, GA)
Richard P. Creedon - President and Chief Operating Officer (UM) Peter J. O'Neill - Retired, Agway, Inc. (UM)
Russell A. Acevedo - Medical Director of Intensive Care, Crouse Hospital (UM, GA) Alan J. Pope - Senior Vice-President PointeNorth Insurance Group (UM, GA, RFI)
C. William Bachman (retired) - Vice President, Cohber Press (UM, GA, RFI) Timothy R. Reed - Executive Director of Distance Running Hall of Fame, (UM, GA)
Alfred E. Calligaris - President, The Stebbins Engineering and Manufacturing Company (UM, GA. RFI) Linda E. Romano - Attorney at Law, Counsel to Bond, Schoeneck & King (UM, RFI)
Paul A. Hagstrom, Ph.D. - Professor of Economics, Hamilton College (UM, RFI) Eric K. Scholl - Chairman, CEO, Co-CIO Caywood-Scholl Capital Management, LLC (UM, RFI)

    *UM - Utica Mutual Insurance Company                         *GA - Graphic Arts Mutual Insurance Company


Operating Committee
The Operating Committee consists of members of senior management who guide the course of the companies of the Utica National Insurance Group.

J. Douglas Robinson - Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Brian K. McCulloch - Resident Senior Vice President and Regional Manager, Southwestern Regional Office
Brian P. Lytwynec - Assistant to the Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer Andrew E. Meehan - Resident Senior Vice President & Regional Manager, New York Metropolitan Regional Office
Richard P. Creedon - President and Chief Operating Officer (UM) Ernest W. Weeks III - Resident Senior Vice President, Agents' Errors & Omissions Program
John M. Anderson - President and Chief Operating Officer, Founders Insurance Company Franklin E. Zurschmit - Resident Senior Vice President & Regional Manager, Eastern Regional Office
Mo Masud - Vice President, Chief Information Officer Steven E. Barry- Vice President, Director of Planning and Operational Analysis
Michael S. Wolfe - Senior Vice President & Senior Marketing Officer Paul L. Cohen - Vice President, Chief Actuary
Steven P. Guzski - Executive Vice President, Director of Human Resources Andrew B. McCray - Vice President, Director of Field Underwriting Operations
Kristen H. Martin - EVP - General Auditor & Corporate Secretary Brian Dowler - Resident Senior Vice President and Regional Manager, Mid-Atlantic Regional Office and Southeastern Regional Office
Anthony L. Sychtysz - Senior Vice President, National Sales Director and Commercial Lines Business Segment Leader Diane K. Hausserman - Assistant Vice President, Managing Actuary
Bernard J. Turi - Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Director of Risk & Reinsurance Jolene M. Casatelli - Vice President, Senior Claims Officer
David B. Gilmet - Resident Senior Vice President & Regional Manager, New England Regional Office Ralph J. LaSpina - Resident Senior Vice President and Regional Manager, Republic-Franklin Office
John A. Griffin - Resident Senior Vice President, Educational Institutions Unit Brian Begley- Vice President and Manager of Customer Retention
Mark R. Angelucci - Vice President, Senior Underwriting Officer