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LWCC promotes Brent Toups to vice president

Thursday, August 10, 2017

BATON ROUGE, La. (August 10, 2017)—LWCC recently announced the promotion of Brent Toups as vice president of policyholder services and agency relations.


  Brent Toups

Brent Toups

“We are pleased to promote Brent into this new role and welcome him to our executive team,” stated President and CEO Kristin Wall. “Brent’s progression through the various disciplines at LWCC have prepared him well to step into this role and make a positive impact for the company. I am confident he will contribute much to LWCC.”


Toups has over 19 years of industry experience with LWCC gaining expertise in the fields of premium audit, agency relations and underwriting. Toups joined the company in 1998 as a premium auditor then transitioned into the agency relations department where he developed important relationships with key agent partners. After excelling in this department, Toups was promoted to business unit manager of large accounts in 2012 overseeing the underwriting team responsible for large accounts and USL&H accounts. In 2014, Toups was then promoted to assistant vice president of underwriting overseeing all underwriting units and premium audit. A native of Thibodaux, Toups earned a Bachelor of Science in accounting in 1996 and Master of Business Administration in 2002 both from Nicholls State University.



About LWCC

LWCC, headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is a private, nonprofit mutual insurance company that is rated “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best. As the largest writer of workers’ compensation insurance in Louisiana, LWCC employs over 240 people and serves over 20,000 policyholders in the state. With a disciplined approach and intense focus, LWCC’s vision is to be a world-class workers’ compensation company that promotes safe work, prompt healing of the injured and economic stability in Louisiana by providing unparalleled experiences to customers and key stakeholders. The Better Business Bureau recognized LWCC with its prestigious Douglas Manship, Sr. Torch Award for Ethics in Business in 2014. Named to the 2017 Ward’s 50 group of top-performing insurance companies, LWCC was recognized for achieving outstanding results in the areas of safety, consistency and performance over a five-year period, 2012-2016. For more information on the Corporation and its services, please visit


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