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Carolyn Polikoff

President, Commercial Lines



Carolyn is the President of Commercial Lines and leads Property, Casualty, Middle Markets, Management Liability, Cyber and Private Client Group teams in developing and delivering solutions that protect our clients’ people and assets.

Carolyn joined Woodruff Sawyer in 2006 and previously led the firm’s Management Liability practice. In this role, she advised clients and Woodruff Sawyer brokers and consultants on matters relating to the full suite of corporate and executive protection insurance policies. This includes directors & officers liability, employment practices, and fiduciary liability insurance.

A respected industry expert, Carolyn was named as a 2018 Woman to Watch by Business Insurance. Carolyn has been a featured panelist for the nationally prominent Professional Liability Underwriting Society, among others. She has a bachelor’s degree in business administration/finance from Rider University and an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.

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