MEMIC Promotes Vinas to Atlantic Region Claims Director

PORTLAND, ME, January 9, 2018 – Workers' compensation specialist The MEMIC Group has announced the promotion of Adelin Vinas to the position of Claims Director of the Atlantic Region, which includes MEMIC’s Florida, Virginia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey offices.

Vinas began her career in the claims industry in 2005 with Liberty Mutual in Tampa and has several years of management experience with a professional employer organization, a large third-party administrator and a national insurance carrier overseeing claims in both guaranteed cost and high deductible programs. She joined MEMIC in 2016 as a Regional Claim Manager.

Vinas received her Master of Business Administration from Saint Leo University in Florida with a concentration in Human Resource Management. She graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, MA with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and a minor in Political Science.

“Adelin’s hard work and professionalism has been recognized by her staff, peers, management, internal and external partners throughout the region and beyond,” said MEMIC Vice President of Claims Gus Gonnella. “Her extensive leadership and customer service background gives her an overall understanding of how to maintain and enhance customer and agency relationships and to motivate the region to continue to provide the highest level of customer service.”


The MEMIC Group includes MEMIC Indemnity Company, MEMIC Casualty Company, and parent company Maine Employers’ Mutual Insurance Company; all rated “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best. As a super-regional workers’ compensation specialty insurer, The MEMIC Group holds licenses to write workers’ compensation across the country. The group insures more than 20,000 employers and their estimated 300,000 employees, and holds more than $1.3 billion in assets. The group maintains offices in Manchester, NH; Glastonbury, CT; Albany, NY; Weehawken, NJ; West Conshohocken, PA; Tysons Corner, VA; and Tampa, FL; in addition to its headquarters in Portland, ME.