West Des Moines, Iowa — Homesteaders VP-Field Sales Dan Lodermeier announced that Jamie Dravecky has joined Homesteaders as an account executive. Dravecky, who has worked in funeral service for her entire career, will serve funeral home customers in the Chicago metropolitan area.
“Jamie’s deep knowledge of funeral professionals’ day-to-day experiences will be a valuable asset to the customers she serves,” Lodermeier said. “Her expertise in funeral service and passion for the profession make her an outstanding addition to our team.”
Most recently, Dravecky served as a funeral home office manager in Illinois. In addition to coordinating various aspects of funeral home operations, she worked on engagement activities for Veterans and other community groups.
After years of experience in funeral service, Dravecky said she looks forward to applying her skills and creativity to her new role at Homesteaders. “I’ve held almost every position possible within a funeral home, and I understand the opportunities and challenges funeral professionals face,” she explained. “I’m excited to use my experiences to help funeral professionals in my territory find creative ways to promote the value of funeral service and grow their businesses.”
Dravecky lives in Island Lake, Ill. She is an active member of her community, including serving as a member of the Board of Directors for a local Chamber of Commerce.
Homesteaders Life Company, a 110-year-old mutual company, is a national leader in providing life insurance products and services to promote and support the funding of advance funeral planning and end-of-life expenses.