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Jacobson Announces Joyce Dunn’s Promotion to Vice President

February 25, 2014
CHICAGOThe Jacobson Group, the leading global provider of insurance talent, announces the promotion of Joyce Dunn to vice president and engagement director. In her role, Dunn is focused on leading efforts to build Jacobson’s executive search practice.

Dunn joined Jacobson in 2009 as an engagement director. In her new role, Dunn will continue consulting with clients to better understand their position requirements, company culture and desired candidate qualities in order to successfully fulfill their executive-level searches. Her extensive work experience gives her a unique insight into business practices and processes within the industry and enables her to bring added value throughout the engagement process. Based in South Carolina, Dunn is focused on conducting executive searches domestically.

Dunn has more than 30 years of background in the insurance industry, having earned a number of professional designations such as chartered property casualty underwriter (CPCU), certified insurance counselor (CIC), certified risk manager (CRM) and professional in human resources (PHR). She has also held a number of leadership roles with various property and casualty organizations including Canal Insurance Company and Lumber Mutual Insurance. For many years she was a member of the National Faculty for the Texas Based National Alliance for Insurance Education, teaching classes across the country. She is currently an adjunct faculty member at the University of South Carolina Upstate, teaching risk management and insurance. Dunn is also active in the industry by serving on the Leadership and Management Excellence Interest Group for CPCU and the Board of the Motor Carrier Insurance Education Foundation. She holds a master’s degree in risk management and insurance from Florida State University’s College of Business and a bachelor’s degree in business and accounting from Lander University in Greenville, S.C.

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