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Kemper Names Jennifer Kopps-Wagner as Head of Legal for Life and Health Division


Kemper Corporation (KMPR) announced that Jennifer Kopps-Wagner has joined the company and will lead the legal function for the Life and Health Division.

Kopps-Wagner will report to Tom Evans, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, with dual reporting relationships to Mark Green, President of the Life and Health Division, Mike Plazony, President of Kemper’s Life segment, and Charles Steele, President of Kemper’s Health segment.

“Jennifer is a great addition to our company’s leadership and the legal team, and she brings a terrific breadth of experience and knowledge in the insurance industry,” said Evans. Added Mark Green: “Our Life and Health group will benefit greatly from Jennifer’s counsel on legal and compliance matters as we pursue growth initiatives, and her operational experience will enable her to contribute on many fronts.”

Jennifer joins Kemper after having most recently served as Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer for Assurant Health in Milwaukee, where she had previously served as Senior Vice President & General Counsel. Assurant Health had over $2 billion in revenue and distributed product in 43 states. Prior to joining Assurant in 1999, Jennifer was in private practice in Milwaukee. She has a JD degree from the University of Wisconsin and a BA from Alverno College.

About Kemper

The Kemper family of companies is one of the nation’s leading insurers. With $11 billion in assets, Kemper is improving the world of insurance by offering personalized solutions for individuals, families and businesses. Through our businesses, Kemper:

  • Offers insurance for auto, home, life, health and valuables
  • Services approximately seven million policies
  • Is represented by more than 30,000 agents and brokers
  • Employs over 7,800 associates dedicated to providing exceptional service
  • Is licensed to sell insurance in 50 states and the District of Columbia

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