Homesteaders Life Company recently presented its annual, peer-nominated Homesteaders Heroes Awards, which recognize employees who support the company’s mission and values.
Jacob Heiliger, application developer, received the Rising Star Award, which recognizes an employee who demonstrates eagerness to learn, commitment to Homesteaders and engagement with the company and peers early in his or her career. Since joining Homesteaders in 2020, Heiliger has played a key role on many IT project teams and has become a go-to contributor.
Brian Schwartz, sales force administrator, received the Innovation Award, which recognizes an employee for the successful implementation of a new or updated product, service or program that results in a measurable improvement in the company’s performance, processes or brand strength. Schwartz was recognized for his work on the development of a new technology system for customers and his positive impact on expediting a number of technology solutions.
Tammy McDaniel, senior agency advisor, received the Outstanding Teamwork Award, which recognizes enthusiasm, cooperation, problem-solving skills, commitment to success and a consistently positive attitude. Dedicating much of her time to the successful implementation of a key initiative, McDaniel enthusiastically shares her knowledge and problem-solving skills to ensure future success.
Ron Crawley, director of strategic integrations, received the Inspiring Leadership Award, which recognizes an employee who has shown incredible leadership skills and can be described as inspiring, decisive and visionary, yet humble and willing to give credit to others.
Finally, Dan Lodermeier, vice president of field sales, received the Enduring Impact Award, which recognizes an employee for a significant, long-term contribution, or body of accomplishments, to Homesteaders that make a lasting impact on company success. homesteaderslife.com