The insurance industry lost a dedicated boss in 2021 when Heidi Hull was killed in a family tragedy.
Ms. Hull was operations senior vice president, Cleveland operations manager, for the insurance company FM Global when she and her two children were killed in a blatant murder and suicide involving her husband.
The story of her death was the third most read story on Business Insurance 's Website 2021.
Less than a year before his death, Ms. Hull was named one of Business Insurance Women to Watch. She began her career at FM Global as a temporary employee and worked there for almost 20 years, becoming the first woman to be promoted to senior vice president-operations manager in the company's 185-year history.
She was passionate about her role at FM Global and strongly believed in her work and in helping companies and communities achieve economic resilience.
In an interview when she received her award, Hull said she came from a small town with a single main industry that was the lifeblood of society. Supporting such a company, and indirectly the community and its members, was important to her, she said.
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