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UFG names Karen Henshaw Vice President of Underwriting Enablement

Released on: Feb 26, 2024, 13:00 PM
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — February 26, 2024

UFG Insurance is pleased to announce that Karen Henshaw has been selected to serve as vice president of underwriting enablement. Henshaw is an accomplished industry consultant, who brings more than 20 years of expertise in commercial underwriting processes and procedures to UFG. 

Woman with glass smiling.In her new role, she will be responsible for ensuring efficiency, consistency and compliance in underwriting workflows, guidelines, training, quality assurance and more, collaborating closely with underwriting leaders throughout the company. 

Henshaw’s insurance career includes more than 13 years at CNA Insurance, where she served in various underwriting leadership roles. Prior to that, she was employed by Liberty Mutual Insurance and Olympic Insurance Agency. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Regis University. 

“I am excited to welcome Karen to UFG,” said Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer Lindsay Lovvorn. “Her proven expertise and innovative approach to underwriting will benefit us greatly as we continuously optimize our processes and procedures for the future to support our growing business.”


About UFG
Founded in 1946 as United Fire & Casualty Company, United Fire Group, Inc. (UFG, Nasdaq: UFCS), through its insurance company subsidiaries, is engaged in the business of writing property and casualty insurance. Through our subsidiaries, we are licensed as a property and casualty insurer in 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, and we are represented by approximately 1,000 independent agencies. A.M. Best Company assigns a rating of “A-” (Excellent) for members of the United Fire & Casualty Group. For more information about UFG visit www.ufginsurance.com.


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