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Farmers Insurance announces Troy Hawkes promoted to State Executive Director of Utah.

LOS ANGELES, CA—(December 11, 2009)—Farmers Insurance Group of Companies® announces the appointment of Troy Hawkes to Utah State Executive Director. Mr. Hawkes replaces John Henle, who was recently appointed South Texas State Executive Director.

“Troy brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to his new role,” notes Jerry Carnahan, Farmers Executive Vice President, Field Operations. “He began his career with Farmers as a claims adjuster in the Tucson Branch Claims office in 1996, and spent nine years in various leadership positions within the Special Investigations Unit. In 2005, he moved into Marketing as a marketing consultant on the Home Office Sales team. Troy moved to Colorado in 2006 as a division marketing manager. In 2007 Troy was appointed director of field operations for the Eastern Zone.”

Mr. Hawkes received a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from New Mexico State University. Mr. Hawkes, his wife and two children are in the process of moving to Salt Lake City.

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