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Sutton earns CBIA designation
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Lorie Sutton (second from right), of Upchurch & Jowers Insurance Agency, accepts her Certified Builders Insurance Agent designation from Builders Mutual Insurance Companys Susan Rush. Sutton is joined by (from left) Upchurch & Jowers co-workers Nancy Aycock and Kathy Semprola and Upchurch & Jowers President Victor Jowers.

Lorie Sutton, with Upchurch & Jowers Insurance Agency for the last five years, recently earned the Certified Builders Insurance Agent (CBIA) designation from Builders Mutual Insurance Company. Sutton received the designation through Builders University, Builders Mutual’s company sponsored education division.

Sutton successfully completed a series of six, four-hour continuing education courses and passed a comprehensive  final exam to obtain this designation. Her commitment to completing the program proves her dedication to understanding the insurance needs of the building industry. . Sutton joins a select group of agents who have obtained this designation.

“Builders University is a unique program designed to assist our agency partners in understanding the complexities of the construction insurance market,” Michele Hemric, Builders Mutual’s director of training and development, said. “We are proud to confer the CIBA designation in representation of her knowledge and commitment to the industry”