Grange Insurance names Terri Dalenta chief financial officer

Posted on April 28, 2016

Terri Dalenta
Terri Dalenta

COLUMBUS, OhioGrange Insurance announced today that Terri Dalenta has joined the company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Dalenta will lead Grange’s financial management, enterprise risk management and investments, as well as maintain the company’s financial strength.

With more than 25 years in the P&C and Life insurance industry, Dalenta brings a depth and breadth of experience to Grange. She most recently served as SVP of Property Product Management for Allstate Insurance in Chicago, where she was responsible for the company’s $9 billion property portfolio. Prior to Allstate, Dalenta served as EVP and Chief Risk Officer for Aviva North America and then served in the company’s London headquarters as Risk Framework Director. She also previously served as Chief Risk Officer and Corporate Chief Actuary for Safeco Insurance.

A veteran of the industry, she started her career in the late 1980s with Aetna Life and Casualty. She’s also held senior positions with Deloitte Consulting, LLP and Travelers Insurance.

“Under Terri’s leadership, I look forward to not only continued strength and stability, but also to achieving even higher performance and greater marketplace presence,” said John Ammendola, President and CEO.

Dalenta earned bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics and Speech and Drama from Southwestern College in Winfield, KS. She is also a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society.

About Grange
Grange Insurance, with $2 billion in assets and more than $1 billion in annual revenue, is an insurance provider founded in 1935 and based in Columbus, Ohio. Through its network of independent agents, Grange offers auto, home, life and business insurance protection. The company and its affiliates serve policyholders in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin. For more information, visit

Amy Nichols
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