Kurt Eaves, Vice President of Underwriting, Sales, and Service

Kurt Eaves joined Grinnell Mutual in 2012. He graduated from the University of Iowa in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering. 

The functional areas he has worked over his career in insurance and risk management have included loss control engineering, sales, marketing, underwriting, and retail insurance brokerage.

Eaves leads the Underwriting, Sales, and Service Division which is responsible for the functional areas of commercial lines underwriting, loss control, personal and farm lines underwriting, sales, billing and customer service, actuarial services, product development, and statistical reporting and compliance.

Eaves serves on the Board of Directors for Grinnell Select Insurance Company, Grinnell Specialty Agency, Drive Spotter Inc., and Serious Social Media Inc. Eaves also serves as an alternate board member of the Global Insurance Accelerator and as a mentor to insuretech startups.