SFM Mutual Insurance Co. recently promoted Ryan Jirak to Large Accounts Leader. He will replace Craig Stroinski, who is scheduled to retire in April.
Jirak has been with SFM since 2011, having originally joined the organization as a Mid-Market Marketing Underwriter. He became a Small Business Marketing Representative in 2012 and moved to the Large Accounts team in 2017 as Large Accounts Business Development Representative.
Jirak graduated from the University of St. Thomas in 2009 with a degree in finance. He holds an Associate of Underwriting (AU) designation and is currently pursuing his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation.
He serves as Minnesota Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers (MIIAB) Emerging Leaders Executive Chair and is a guest lecturer for the University of St. Thomas and Carlson School of Management Insurance and Risk Management classes.
“We are very excited for Ryan to lead the team he’s been a part of over the last couple of years,” said Senior Vice President, Strategic Operations Steve Sandilla. “With the great connections he’s built through the years, there is a great deal of excitement amongst our agency partners to work with him in this new capacity.”