Valerie Hutsal

Valerie Hutsal
Val began her insurance career working for her father after school at their family owned insurance brokerage. During her professional life she has worked for a large insurance company in Winnipeg starting in personal lines, then moving to the commercial underwriting and marketing. In 1992 she met her husband Greg who owned Dick Agencies in Brandon. Val left Winnipeg in 1993 to marry Greg and return to her roots as an Insurance Broker. Her husband and partner Greg Hutsal, who was President of IBAM in 1997, have been involved in the insurance brokers’ association for many years. The personal and professional relationships developed within the insurance company and brokerage workforce, has provided Val with the skills to become a director for IBAM.

Val obtained her Chartered Insurance Professional (previously AIIC) designation in 1995. Val is also Past President of the Insurance Women’s Association of Western Manitoba and a member of a 100 Women Who Care- Brandon Chapter.

Val & Greg have two daughters, Carmen & Alexa. Carmen is employed by PWC in Winnipeg and Alexa is studying at the Asper School of Business in Winnipeg. In her spare time, Val can be found relaxing at her cabin at Clear Lake, boating, golfing, curling, watching volleyball and hockey and travelling.

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