Union Mutual Promotes 4

January 1, 2020

Sarah Jarvis

MONTPELIER – The Union Mutual Companies recently announced the promotions of David Bussman, Anna Grearson, Sarah Jarvis and Schuyler Ryan.  Bussman was named Assistant Vice President, Innovation; Grearson was named Director of Communications & Community Relations; Jarvis was appointed by the Board of Directors to become an officer of the Company as Vice President & General Counsel; and Ryan was named Assistant Vice President, Finance.

“Our Companies and independent agency partners have experienced tremendous growth over the last few years and I am thrilled that we are able to recognize the efforts of our dedicated staff through continued expansion of their roles and responsibilities.  These promotions will be an integral part of Union Mutual continuing to provide exemplary service to our insureds and agency partners,” Union Mutual President & CEO Michael Nobles said.

The promotions were effective Jan. 1, 2020. Bussman, Grearson, and Jarvis are based in the insurance group’s Montpelier, Vermont office, while Ryan is based in the Troy, New York office.

Bussman joined Union Mutual in 2011 as a Financial Analyst and has been the Director of Analytics and Programming Departments for the past year.

Grearson joined Union Mutual in 2014 as the Executive & Communications Coordinator, and became the Assistant Corporate Secretary in 2019.

Jarvis joined Union Mutual in 2018 as General Counsel and Human Resources Manager.

Ryan joined Union Mutual as a Senior Accountant in 2014 and was most recently the Company’s Director of Accounting.



Schuyler Ryan

David Bussman

Anna Grearson










Union Mutual of Vermont Companies, founded in 1874, is a property casualty insurance group consisting of Union Mutual Fire Insurance and New England Guaranty Insurance Company Inc., both based in Montpelier, Vermont; and Community Mutual Insurance Company, based in Troy, New York. The three companies write a total of $185 million in direct premium annually through independent agents throughout New England and New York, and are all rated A-(Excellent) by A.M. Best.