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Erie Insurance Announces Changes in Field Operations Leadership



Erie, Pa. (June 19, 2017) – Erie Insurance announced senior leadership changes across the company’s footprint that includes 12 states and D.C., to further position the company for continued growth and exceptional service.


Under the leadership of Senior Vice President Chris Zimmer, Corporate and Field Claims represent ERIE's critical front-line touchpoint with customers.

Vahey now oversees claims operations in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee. He joined ERIE in 1991 as a claims operations auditor. He later joined Customer Service as an executive assistant before becoming a district sales manager for the Illinois Branch. Vahey then served as branch manager in Wisconsin, Illinois and Allentown. In his most recent role since 2010, he served as vice president and personal lines product manager.


Under the leadership of Senior Vice President Charles Fletcher, Sales responsibilities include field operations, agency administration, and sales and promotion.

Leaders are currently in their newly appointed roles.