Imperial Insurance and Financial Solutions CEO Deirdre Rushin was recently awarded the 2021 “Agent of the Year” award by the Independent Insurance gents of North Carolina (IIANC). Seh was selected for this honor from among over 9,000 insurance agent members for her outstanding service to the advancement of the independent insurance agent profession. Ms. Rushin serves on both the Board of Directors and the Government Affairs committee for IIANC. Earlier this year she also became chair of the IIANC Diversity Committee leading efforts to promote inclusion and equal opportunity within the insurance agency business. She has been a champion on key issues important to the agent community including fire safety and prevention and advocating for a hands-free driving law.