September 23, 2020
WEST TRENTON, NJ — The Board of Directors of NJM Insurance Group, a leading property and casualty insurer in the Mid-Atlantic region, has elected Joshua Kalafer, co-owner of Flemington Car and Truck Country, Clinton Honda and Jaguar Land Rover Princeton, as its newest member.
Kalafer is a seasoned entrepreneur with interests spanning real estate investment and development, the automotive industry, minor league baseball, and investment in start-ups. Along with these interests, he brings a wealth of leadership experience and knowledge to NJM's board.
"As a company with over a century of operating for the exclusive benefit of our policyholders, we welcome the long tradition of successful, customer-focused business knowledge and experience Josh brings to the Board," said Mitch Livingston, NJM President & CEO. "His strong foundation in community support, engagement, and philanthropy will also help ensure that we remain true to our value of supporting the communities we're privileged to serve, as NJM expands throughout the region."
"We are thrilled that Joshua will bring his counsel and strategic guidance to NJM's Board," said Edward J. Graham, NJM's board chairman. "He is an accomplished industry leader whose expertise will provide great value to NJM as we continue to grow and cultivate long standing relationships with our policyholders."
Kalafer earned his B.A. in Business Administration from American University in Washington, D.C. He also serves as co-owner and co-chairman of the Board of Directors of the Somerset Patriots Professional Baseball Team. Among his many community and philanthropic endeavors, he serves as Chairman of the Somerset Healthcare Foundation Golf Classic and volunteers on various committees for the Far Hills Country Day School. Kalafer has also served as Chairman of the Building Committee and Vice Chair for the Temple Har Shalom.
"NJM is a highly respected company known for outstanding customer service and a true commitment to serving communities," said Kalafer. "I am honored to have the opportunity to join the company as it expands its products and geographic reach, with customers and community top of mind."
About NJM Insurance Group
Founded in 1913, NJM is a leading property casualty insurer in the Mid-Atlantic region. The Company offers workers' compensation, auto, homeowners, renters, and umbrella coverage in Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Headquartered in West Trenton, NJ, NJM employs nearly 2,500 workers and operates in a mutual fashion for the exclusive benefit of its customers. For more information, visit njm.com.