NCMIC, the nation’s largest chiropractic malpractice insurance company, announced today the promotion of Melissa Knutson to Sr. Vice President – Insurance Operations, effective immediately.
In announcing these changes, David Siebert, President, NCMIC, cited Knutson’s depth of experience and industry understanding. “I have enjoyed working closely with Melissa over the past two years in the insurance company and have seen her grow into an amazing leader. She has developed a deep understanding of our business in the insurance company and brings a unique perspective given her past experience in the finance company.”
“In her new role, Melissa will continue to lead the Risk Operations team while also working closely with the Insurance Client Service Center,” Siebert said. “Melissa’s focus will be on process improvements, customer experience, and profitable growth of the insurance company. Melissa will also be joining the Senior Management Team where her strong leadership skills and vision will position us to help our doctors do more.”
Knutson has been with NCMIC since January 2004, with previous roles including Business Development Manager, Equipment Finance Sales Manager, Vice President and General Manager – Equipment Finance, and Vice President – Risk Operations.
As an active part of the Greater Des Moines community, Knutson volunteers with Big Brothers Big Sisters, Habitat for Humanity, United Way’s Grad Walk, and Meals from the Heartland, as well as serving on the Board of Trustees for EveryStep. She is the founder of Give Grace Give Hope Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to addressing period poverty in Central Iowa by providing menstrual products to local schools and nonprofits.
Knutson lives in Johnston with her husband and three daughters.
About NCMIC Group Inc.
NCMIC was formed in 1946 by a group of doctors of chiropractic with the express purpose of offering malpractice insurance to DCs when no one else would. Delivering on its promise, ‘We Take Care of Our Own, ®’2 NCMIC has grown to become the largest provider of chiropractic malpractice insurance in the nation and has expanded its offerings to include business and personal insurance, equipment loans, credit card processing, business credit cards, and premium financing. With over 70 years’ experience and an “A” (Excellent) rating from industry analyst A.M. Best1, NCMIC is a company that DCs can rely on today … and in the years to come.
1 Industry Analyst A.M. Best ratings range from A++ to S. See ambest.com.
2 “We Take Care of Our Own” is a registered service mark of NCMIC Group Inc., and NCMIC Risk Retention Group Inc.