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The mission of Church Mutual is to be the premier provider of insurance services in the religious institutional marketplace and other compatible markets. Church Mutual insures more religious institutions than any other company in the United States. Church Mutual’s focus is on serving faith-based organizations, including places of worship, camps, schools, senior living facilities, denomination and association offices, ministries, and an expanded underwriting appetite of other nonprofits and human services, consistent with Church Mutual’s core principle of “Protecting the Greater Good.”
Kevin Testo is a partner in the firm’s Healthcare and Tax-Exempt Division. After six years of audit experience with a national Big 4 firm, Kevin joined TBG in 2009. Kevin primarily focuses his time on health care and non-profit clients. With over fifteen years of experience in public accounting, he is well versed in the unique requirements and reporting matters affecting a wide variety of tax exempt organizations. In addition, Kevin has become a leader in TBG’s employee benefit plan audit team. He is designated as one of the firm’s employee benefit plan specialists, where he assists clients and conducts educational seminars in the employee benefits area.
Kevin graduated cum laude from Siena College in 2003 with a B.A. in Accounting and he is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is a graduate of the Albany-Colonie Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program and the Batiste Leadership Development Program. Since 2009, Kevin has volunteered on the Finance Committee of Albany's Homeless and Travelers Aide Society (HATAS). In addition, Kevin serves on the Finance Committee and Board of Directors of Proctors Theatre, in which he currently holds the position of Board Treasurer.
Emily Cummins (MBA, CPA, CIA, CPCU, CISSP) is a specialist in the underwriting division of Church Mutual Insurance Company, a leading risk and insurance services provider in the religious institutional marketplace and other compatible markets. She joined Church Mutual following a career in tax and enterprise risk management at a nonprofit organization. Previously, she worked for Wachovia (Wells Fargo) and Ernst & Young. Emily has degrees from Wake Forest University, George Washington University, and George Mason University. Most recently, she served on the global board of directors for RIMS, the Risk and Insurance Management Society, and as chair of the RIMS board audit committee.