Joseph D. Schauer, CPCU, ARMPresident & CEO
Joe is President & Chief Executive Officer of Schauer Group, Inc. He joined the company in 2004 upon graduation from John Carroll University, and was named President & CEO in 2021. His focus is on stewarding the fourth generation of independent family ownership to provide the highest level of risk management and insurance expertise to our clients. He is dedicated to building a culture of high performance, strong integrity and deep commitment to the communities in which we serve, by attracting and retaining top talent to the company. He specializes in risk management and insurance strategies for the manufacturing, construction, distribution and human/social services industries.
His designations include Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) in 2007, and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) in 2010. Joe also attended both the Cincinnati Insurance School and The Hartford School of Insurance.
He currently serves as a cabinet leader for the construction of the Timken Family Cancer Center at Aultman Hospital, sits on the executive committee of both the Stark Economic Development Board and the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce board of directors, is an advisory board member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and is a member of the board of trustees of The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton. Previously, Joe served on First Merit Bank’s Advisory Board, was chairman of ystark! and chairman of the Eric Snow YMCA. He is a past director for ArtsinStark, and is a graduate of the 22nd class of Leadership Stark County.
Joe was selected as one of Business Insurance Magazine’s top 40 Under 40 Insurance Brokers in 2014, was a recipient of the YMCA’s Red Triangle Award in 2013, received the YMCA Volunteer of the Year Award in 2011 and was named to ystark! Twenty under 40! in 2009. Joe is married with two daughters.
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