Jim McGovern was named senior vice president of the One America Employee Benefits business line in 2017, leading all business activities. Since joining OneAmerica in 2012 as national vice president of sales and service, his exceptional leadership has propelled the division’s growth and improved traction in the marketplace.
Under McGovern’s leadership, the Employee Benefits team has recorded double-digit sales growth for five consecutive years and was named one of the fastest-growing companies by Eastbridge in 2017, based on voluntary sales. In addition, his collaborative nature and continual commitment to an improved office culture—one that emphasizes shared success and celebration with employees—has significantly increased job satisfaction and employee engagement. These successes have benefited customers, OneAmerica associates and the company’s bottom line.
McGovern has 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. Prior to joining OneAmerica, he gained valuable skills and insights in numerous sales and leadership roles at UNUM and Cigna. He graduated with Honors from the University of Indianapolis. He serves on the Board of Directors for Easterseals Crossroads and the OneAmerica Foundation.