Dianne Meinhardt joined Cogswell Insurance Agency in 1984 as Brokerage Manager. Throughout the years, her steps through the agency have included Insurance Producer, Agency Manager and to Managing Member as an owner from 2012 -2021. Some of her responsibilities include company relations and negotiations, financial oversight and staff relations.
Dianne now service as the President & Co-Founder of the Montana Agency Alliance (MAA), one of 48 Master Insurance Agencies of nationally recognized Strategic Insurance Agency Alliance (SIAA). Cogswell Insurance, MAA and SIAA are dedicated to the creation, retention and growth of the independent insurance agency distribution system.
Through the strength of the Cogswell and MAA partnership with SIAA, she has been responsible for the creation of 26 new business start-up independent insurance agencies and the preservation of 9 existing independent agencies across the state of Montana.
Dianne serves on the Agency Partnership Council for Montana State Fund, Travelers Western Region Personal Lines SIAA Council, Northwest Region Liberty Mutual Agent Constituent Council, Professional Insurance Agents Northwest Board of Directors and serves on the Executive Board of Great Falls Development Authority.
In 2018, she was honored with the Great Falls Development Authority Inspire Award which recognizes a female business owner of an established business who not only has contributed to its success and growth, but who mentors and coaches other business owners or budding entrepreneurs.
Dianne is licensed in property, casualty, surety, life and disability in the states of Montana, Colorado, Texas, Washington and Wyoming.