Utica Mutual Insurance announces board changes

NEW HARTFORD — Richard P. Creedon and Daniel D. Daly have been elected to the Board of Directors of the Utica Mutual Insurance Co., and Kristen H. Martin has been named as corporate secretary to the Utica Mutual and the Graphics Arts Mutual Insurance Co. Boards of Directors.

Utica Mutual and Graphic Arts Mutual are member companies of the Utica National Insurance Group.

Creedon is executive vice president-general counsel and senior claims officer for Utica National. He joined the company in 1998 as assistant vice president and director of workers compensation claims. He was promoted to executive vice president in 2007. A summa cum laude graduate of Framingham State College, Creedon earned a law degree from the University of New Hampshire. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the New Hampshire Bar Association and the American Society of Workers Compensation Professionals.

Daly is executive vice president and senior marketing-regional operations officer for Utica National. Since joining the company’s Underwriting department in 1978, he has earned numerous promotions, including his most recent in 2007. Daly, who earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Hamilton College, holds the Chartered Property/Casualty Underwriter and Associate in Risk Management professional designations.

Martin is senior vice president, general auditor and corporate secretary for Utica National. She joined Utica National as an examiner in 2001, and was most recently named senior vice president in 2011. She holds a law degree from Albany Law School, a bachelor’s degree in economics from St. Lawrence University and the Associate in Claims professional designation.