Led by: Tyson Conley
States: AL, AR, LA, MS, OK, TX
Tyson leads the Austin, Texas office as Director of Commercial Underwriting. Tyson joined Merchants Bonding Company™ in 2006 as a Commercial Surety Underwriter, was promoted to Senior Commercial Underwriter in 2013, and named Commercial Underwriting Manager in 2017. He transferred from the West Des Moines corporate office to the Austin office in 2016. He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa.
Led by: Terry Frederick
States: CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, ME, MD, MA, MI, MO, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, VT, VA, WV
Terry graduated from the University of Sioux Falls and began her surety career at Western Surety/CNA Surety
in 1984. In 2001, she moved to Des Moines and worked for IMT Insurance Company as both a Commercial and
Contract Underwriter. Terry joined Merchants Bonding Company ™ in 2005. She has obtained the Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bond underwriting designation from the CPCU Society.
Led by: Dan Lengeling
States: AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MN, MT, NE, NV, NM, ND, OR, SD, UT, WA, WI, WY
Dan leads the West team as the Assistant Director of Commercial Underwriting. Dan joined Merchants Bonding Company™ in 2010 as a Commercial Surety Underwriter and was promoted to Senior Commercial Surety Underwriter in 2016. He holds his MBA and BA finance degree from the University of Iowa. Dan received a certificate in risk management and insurance from the Vaughan Institute. He obtained the Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bond (AFSB) underwriting designation from the CPCU Society. Dan lives in West Des Moines, Iowa.