WAUKESHA —On Wednesday,
R&R Insurance Services announced Michael Franz
was recently named its chief operating officer.
As the former chief financial officer for Waukesha-based
R&R Insurance, Franz was instrumental in implementing
and controlling any and all financial-related activities
of the company, as well as the management of R&R’s
Accounting and IT Departments.
In his new role as COO, Franz will oversee the functions
and general operations of R&R. Additionally, he will
play a key role in strategic decisions and the overall
stability of the business, according to the
“The value that Michael has brought to R&R over his 10
years is immense,” said Ken Riesch, president of R&R
Insurance Services, in a statement. “He has been
instrumental in the financial responsibility and overall
success of the company. Michael has a way of instilling
integrity and confidence into those that he works with,
and I look forward to the growth R&R will see with his
Franz earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. He joined R&R in
2007 and has held the role of CFO for the last 10 years.
In addition, he is an active member of the Waukesha
community. As the former president of the Waukesha
County Crush softball organization, Franz coached youth
softball for over 18 years.
Started in 1975, R&R Insurance Services is Wisconsin’s
largest singly owned independent insurance agency
offering businesses and individuals a full range of
insurance products including property casualty, employee
benefits, workers compensation, liability, life, dental