Sara C. Brothers Joins Great American Insurance Group’s Environmental Division as Divisional Vice President

CINCINNATI -- June 7, 2016 -- Great American Insurance Group is pleased to announce the hiring of Sara C. Brothers as Divisional Vice President - Underwriting within its Environmental Division. In her new role, Ms. Brothers will assist the Division’s underwriting, claims and operations units, and will work closely with its senior management team.

Ms. Brothers is a recognized environmental industry expert and a senior geologist with extensive consulting and industry experience in the petroleum, industrial, commercial, and government sectors. She has over 28 years of environmental consulting and construction management experience. Prior to joining Great American, Ms. Brothers was a Senior Vice President for Trihydro Corporation and served on its Board of Directors.

Ms. Brothers graduated from Harvard University with a Bachelor of Arts in Geology and earned a Master of Science in Geology and a Master of Business Administration from the University of New Mexico.

About Great American Insurance Group

Great American Insurance Group’s roots go back to 1872 with the founding of its flagship company, Great American Insurance Company. Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, the operations of Great American Insurance Group are engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance, focusing on specialty commercial products for businesses, and in the sale of traditional fixed and fixed-indexed annuities in the retail, financial institutions and education markets. Great American Insurance Company has received an “A” (Excellent) or higher rating from the A.M. Best Company for over 100 years (most recent rating evaluation of “A+” (Superior) as of May 12, 2016). The members of the Great American Insurance Group are subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), also based in Cincinnati, Ohio. AFG’s common stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AFG.


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