MutualAid eXchange announced Jan. 19 that chief operating officer Lisa Bage will become the CEO and president, effective Feb. 16. Current president and CEO David M. Wine is retiring after 20 years in that position. He will continue to serve as an adviser to MAX management and the MAX board of directors.
Bage has been COO of the socially responsible insurance enterprise since 2015. Prior to working for MAX, Bage’s 30 years in the insurance industry included roles at companies including Kemper and Progressive in positions overseeing pricing, product development, sales and marketing.
MAX board chair Steve Garboden expressed thanks to Wine for his leadership in shaping MAX since its formation in 2001, merging 11 companies and cultures into a new enterprise.