Congratulations to Ben Rathbun for receiving the Young Charger of the Year award from Big "I" Michigan! This award recognizes an individual who has contributed the most to their agency and community in the past year. Ben currently serves as Past Chair of the Young Agents Committee and serves as Chair of the associations Political Action Committee. The Rathbun Agency completed the Big "I" Michigan Total Quality Agency designation in 2019 and Ben also holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) adn Certified Authority on Workers Compensation (CAWC) designations.
In his year as Chair of the Michigan Young Agents, the committee received National Young Agent Committee of the Year and Ben received the National Young Agent of the Year. The committee was able to raise funds to create over 200 grief backpacks that school counselors could provide grieving children their first day back at school after losing a loved one. Ben also focused on getting agents in front of high school and college students to promote the independant agency system.