Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance
ELKHART – After completing the company’s professional insurance training program, Farrah Burkhart and Steven Clark have joined Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance’s Elkhart office on C.R. 17.
Burkhart is a graduate of Bethel College where she majored in business and minored in marketing. She is currently earning a Master’s of Business Administration from Western Governor’s University. She is a also community volunteer for Memorial Children’s Hospital in the pediatric oncology unit and for the Concord Community School system.
Clark resides in Elkhart and is a member of the Lion’s Club of Elkhart.
SOUTH BEND – There are three new hires at Bradley Company: Jamie Ruiz, vice president of asset services; Andy Martin, executive vice president of finance; and Joe DeCola, executive vice president of finance.
Ruiz, who joined Bradley Company in 2003, will now lead the commercial property management and maintenance departments, according to a press release. She has led the company’s efforts in representing its clients through the tax appeal process since 2011. Ruiz was previously controller and managing director of finance and asset management.
DeCola joined Bradley Company in early 2013 as managing director of brokerage services where he helped department growth and partnered with sales professionals markets.
Martin will oversee the company’s financial operations and oversee the property accounting department. Martin previously served as the vice president at Elkhart Metal Fabricating where he oversaw production operations.