Chairman and Chief Executive Officer—Hilltop Basic Resources Inc. (Supplier of aggregates and concrete); Director since 2005
Director since 2005
Committees: Audit, Executive
Property Casualty Insurance Subsidiary Director
Mr. Steele is chairman since 2004, chief executive officer since 1994 and a director since 1985 of Hilltop Basic Resources Inc., a privately owned, Cincinnati-based aggregates and ready-mix concrete supplier to the construction industry.
Mr. Steele has provided his firm with corporate oversight and strategic direction of all aspects of business ownership, operations and customer relationships. He brings to our board a policyholder perspective, including intimate knowledge of family-run corporations and the construction industry, which is the source of approximately 40 percent of our commercial general liability insurance premiums.
Selected Directorships and Memberships
Board Member, National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (2001-2010; 2013-present)
Board Member, Lykins Companies Inc.
Board Member, Smook Bros. Inc. (2006-2010)
Board Member, Down-Lite International (2015-2016)
Age as of March 7, 2018.