New Director Appointed to Member Insurance Ltd. Board
Member Insurance Ltd. is pleased to announce that its members have appointed a new Director.
Roger Mahieu Jr., owner of True Value of Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, was elected to the Board of Directors of Member Insurance Ltd. The Board includes a blend of store owners and corporate executives whose exceptional knowledge and considerable experience strategically guide and support the delivery of long-term value to the Company.
Member Insurance Ltd., a mutual insurance company owned by its members, is the parent company of Member Insurance Agency, Inc., a full service retail agency with its own sales force. The consolidated group known as Member Insurance is dedicated to meeting the insurance needs of its members who are primarily hardware store owners, building material dealers and lumber dealers. Member Insurance is endorsed by two leading retail cooperatives, Do it Best Corp. and True Value Company. In addition, Member has relationships with and does business with other trade groups within the home supply and building materials arena.
As a Director, Roger will oversee the sound and prudent management of the Company through the development and implementation of sound corporate governance policies and procedures. To ensure that the Board members act in the best interests of the Company, each Director is required to sign an Annual Statement of Business Ethics at the beginning of each year and to promptly declare any actual or apparent conflicts of interests.
Roger Mahieu Jr.
True Value of Litchfield, Connecticut
Roger Mahieu Jr. is our newest board member, elected in 2015. Roger currently co-owns and operates True Value of Litchfield, located in Litchfield, Connecticut.
True Value of Litchfield was started by his father in November of 1985. After graduating with a degree in Finance from Central Ct. State University, Roger joined the family business in May of 1986. The location, which was once strictly hardware, now includes a large Just Ask Rental and power equipment department. True Value of Litchfield was a 2012 winner of True Value Company’s “ Best Hardware Store in Town”.
Roger has over 20 years of volunteer experience, including serving as past president of Litchfield Vol. Ambulance, and an EMT and lieutenant in the Goshen Vol. Fire Dept. He currently serves as an advisory board member to Litchfield Bancorp. Roger has two children who work at the family hardware store.