Daniel Stedman was recently promoted to vice president, Commercial Lines Profit Center at Preferred Mutual Insurance Company. He joined the company in 2013 as the director of commercial lines underwriting. He has more than 30 years experience in commercial lines underwriting, having worked as an underwriting manager for large accounts at a superregional carrier and also has leadership experience for general business underwriting in multiple states. Stedman obtained his bachelor’s degree from SUNY Oswego. He holds the chartered property casualty underwriter, associate in risk management, associate in underwriting, associate in automation management, associate in reinsurance, association in fidelity and surety bonding, associate in general insurance, and the certificate in general insurance designations. Miranda Williams recently joined Preferred Mutual Insurance Company as an auto physical damage claims representative. Prior to this position, she was employed as a human resource generalist at Springbrook in Norwich. She graduated from Binghamton University with a bachelor’s degree in human development.