Mark Behrendt, CPCU's Profile and Contact Information
Mark was born and raised in Michigan City. He graduated in 1981 from Indiana University with a BS in Business Management and Administration. Mark started his insurance career in 1981 with Liberty Mutual. He then held an Underwriting Management position with Hanover Insurance Company before joining General Insurance Services, Inc., in 1991 as a Commercial Lines Agent. Mark handles several hundred business accounts in Northwest Indiana and the Chicago market.
Mark’s professional designations include Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter - CPCU and an Associate in Underwriting – AU. He is also Past President of the Board of Directors for the Porter County Building Trades Association which sponsors construction of single family homes by local High School Students. Mark has participated in management of our Chesterton and later Valparaiso offices. He has also been instrumental in several insurance agency acquisitions.
Mark and his wife Julie reside in Chesterton, Indiana where they raised their 2 daughters. He enjoys golf, hiking, sporting events and spending time with his family.