October 13, 2020, Celina, OH — Celina Insurance Group recently promoted Barb Elking to Director of Claims.

Elking began her career at Celina in 1997 as a Claim Representative. Since then, she has occupied numerous roles including Subrogation Specialist and Claim Manager. As Claim Manager, she managed the Auto Material Damage and Casualty Units and supervised the Administrative department. She became Senior Claim Manager of the same unit a few years later. Most recently, Elking served as Senior Claim and Litigation Manager.

Ted Wissman

“Barb lives and breathes our core value of Getting the Job Done. For the past 15 years in management, Barb always gets the job done right and on schedule.”

She has earned numerous insurance designations including Associate in Claims (AIC), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Management (AIM) and Certified Subrogation Recovery Professional (CSRP).

Celina Insurance Group recognizes Elking’s achievements and looks forward to her continued success at the Company. She resides in Coldwater with her husband, Frank. She has three children and four grandchildren.

Founded in 1914, Celina Insurance Group is a family of four mutual property and casualty insurance companies underwriting auto, home, business and farm coverages. Celina Insurance Group is represented by approximately 500 independent agents across six Midwestern states.