(NYSE: KMPR) announced today the appointment of Susan D. Whiting as a
director of the company, effective immediately. Ms. Whiting’s
appointment expands the Kemper Board of Directors to ten directors.
Ms. Whiting served as Vice Chair of Nielsen Holdings plc, a global
performance management company that provides a comprehensive
understanding of what consumers watch and purchase, until 2014. She held
numerous executive positions during her 35-year career with Nielsen,
including President, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive Officer
and Chairman of Nielsen Media Research, as well as Global Executive Vice
“Susan will add a valuable perspective to our Board of Directors.
Kemper will benefit from her expertise in consumer behaviour,” said
Kemper Chairman Robert J. Joyce. “I welcome Susan’s talent, judgement and
counsel to our Board.”
Ms. Whiting currently serves on the board of directors for Alliant
Energy Corporation, Moxie Software and PageVault. she's also involved
in a number of community, educational and environmental organizations,
including The National Women’s History Museum, where she's the Board
Chair, as well as serving as a board trustee for Denison University, The
Trust for Public Land. The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago.
The Kemper family of companies is one of the nation’s leading insurers.
With $8 billion in assets, Kemper is improving the world of insurance by
offering personalized solutions for individuals, families and
businesses. Kemper’s businesses collectively:
Offer insurance for home, auto, life, health and valuables
Service six million policies
Are represented by more than 20,000 independent agents and brokers
Employ 5,750 associates dedicated to providing exceptional service
Are licensed to sell insurance in 50 states and the District of
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