Libby Hein has been named president of Redbud Insurance Services, located at 110 Main St. in Buchanan.
Hein has worked closely with Alice Kring, the current President of Redbud Insurance Services, since joining in September 2022, acquiring responsibility for agency operations. Alice will continue to work with the team as a consultant until the end of 2023, when she will officially retire.
“Hein has done a great job getting to know our customers and business where I feel we are at a great point for my next transition,” said Alice Kring. “From day one, Libby’s excitement to be a part of Redbud’s future along with her connection to the community and passion for serving customers makes me feel proud of the future of Redbud.”
“Alice has done an amazing job of building Redbud Insurance Services over the years and leading the charge of providing top level service for their customers and community of Buchanan,” said Scott McFarland, CEO of Honor Credit Union. “Her leadership and expertise in the Insurance Industry has been a vital part of this transition and the success of Libby’s performance becoming the President. We look forward to both the continued legacy of success for Hein driving Redbud Insurance Services into the future and celebrating Alice as she moves into retirement. We are thankful for the hard work and care she has put into our partnership, Redbud, and the Buchanan community over the years.”
Hein attended Buchanan High School and Western Michigan University for her college studies. Hein and her three children live in Buchanan with her husband, Ronnie. In their spare time, the Heins can be found at 4-H events, camping and outdoor activities, or at one of their children’s numerous sporting events.
Hein brings a decade of expertise in the insurance industry with her. Her knowledge and experience with commercial and personal property and liability insurance work includes policy servicing, relationship development with numerous carriers and underwriters, and business growth through relationships, networking, and referrals.