Elected to the board in 2008, Mr. Sherman has more than 40 years of leadership experience in the insurance industry. Mr. Sherman began his career at Dawson Insurance, ultimately serving as chief executive officer. He joined Acrisure, a consulting and insurance brokerage based in Caledonia, Mich., in January 2017. Throughout his career, he has purposely sought new employees who have educational backgrounds in the liberal arts. His support of Alma College includes the naming gift for the Sherman Strength and Conditioning Facility in the Hogan Center. View video.