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Mike Miller Presented Crop Insurance Industry Lifetime Achievement Award

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Mike Miller, retired, Heartland Crop Insurance, received a Crop Insurance Industry Lifetime Achievement Award during the 2017 Crop Insurance Industry Annual Convention this week.

Prior to entering the crop insurance industry, Mike was a high school teacher and basketball coach. In 1974, Mike joined Blakely Crop Hail as a claims supervisor and fieldman. In 1989, he was named President, and served in that position until 1999. During Mike’s tenure at Blakely, he was a board member of National Crop Insurance Services (NCIS) and American Association of Crop Insurers (AACI). He has testified on behalf of these organizations before the House and Senate Agriculture Committees in Washington, D.C. In addition, Mike has also been a keynote speaker at various International Agricultural Insurance Seminars.

Mike founded Heartland Crop Insurance, Inc. (HCI) in 2000. With the help and assistance of many talented and dedicated people, HCI grew into a notable MPCI crop insurance writer.

Mike earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Fort Hays State University (KS). Mike and his wife, Ronda, have two daughters and four grandchildren. Mike’s passions include golf, hunting, fishing, watching his grandchildren play sports and keeping up with the many personal friendships he has developed over the years.

PHOTO: Presenting the award to Mr. Miller (center) is Mike Day (left), Chairman, National Crop Insurance Services Board of Directors, and Tom Zacharias (right), President, National Crop Insurance Services.