Cathleen C. Christensen, CIC, CRM


About Cathleen

Cathleen is the current Vice President, Property & Casualty of Hierl Insurance, Inc.

Experience

Cathy’s expertise lends itself well to helping local businesses with their commercial insurance and risk management needs. Her goal for herclients is to listen and learn about their business and needs to create risk awareness and develop a program that meets and exceeds their expectations.

Cathy attended Alverno College in Milwaukee, WI and Marian University, becoming an underwriting trainee before graduating. She holds the following certifications: CIC - Certified Insurance Counselor - and CRM - Certified Risk Manager. To earn these prestigious designations, Cathy attended ten courses covering all phases of the (insurance or risk management) business and passed ten comprehensive examinations. She believes the insurance and risk management professions are best served by those who acquire and maintain a high standard of professionalism.

In her community, Cathy is a Member of Fond du Lac Morning Rotary serving in a variety of capacities, most recently as President in 2016/2017. She is also a Board member of Brooke Industries, Inc., a Board member of Fond du Lac Festivals, Inc., and part of Independent Insurance Agents of WI as an Automation & Technology Committee Chair.

Cathy currently hasa yellow lab named Bella and a rag-doll cat named Capone. In 2015, she began keeping chickens and that has been an adventure! In addition, she is an avid gardener. Cathy's husband is a college soccer coach and also coaches a variety of youth teams. She has twice had the opportunity to travel with him to San Sebastian, Spain, where his teams participated in the Donosti Cup, a tournament that hosts about 5000 junior players from five continents.