About Murken Insurance

Personal insurance consultation and professional service

About Murken Insurance

Personal insurance consultation and professional service

With more than 18 years in the insurance industry, Mary Murken is passionate about providing personal insurance consultation with customized service to help all Oshkosh, WI area business owners and families. Murken Insurance’s ultimate goal is to help protect the people and possessions that matter most to each and every client.

Murken Insurance has a long history in the Oshkosh area. Mary’s father, Byron L. Murken, first came to Oshkosh in the late 1950’s to manage an office for Northwestern National Life Insurance Company. He then started the Murken Insurance Agency in the late 1980’s. Mary joined her father in business during 1995. Byron mentored Mary through her early years in the insurance industry.

With her father in mind, Mary is now building the next generation of Murken Insurance to serve the Northeastern Wisconsin community.

Education and Certifications

Knowledge and continued education are ever important in offering full-service insurance consultation. Mary is licensed in the following insurance lines:

  • Automobile & Motorcycle
  • Life and Health
  • Medicare Products
  • Homeowner’s and Property
  • Commercial & Small Business

Mary is a Wisconsin Licensed Insurance Agent and a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) through the National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research. State licensing requires three hours of continued education in ethics and 21 additional hours of insurance education every two years. The CIC designation requires that Mary complete 20 hours of CIC coursework every year.

To better understand the issues business are currently facing, Mary will soon complete her coursework to become a Certified Risk Manager. This certification will equip Mary to better serve business clients navigate the complexities of business risk.

A Bachelors degree in Psychology from Hamline University coupled with extensive retail and sales experience for several national companies helped prepare Mary for a career of providing excellent service and care for all clients.

Community Involvement

After growing up in the Oshkosh community, Mary returned to the Oshkosh area in 1995. Mary is now actively enhancing our community through involvement with several Oshkosh organizations.

  • Board member – Lutheran Homes of Oshkosh Foundation
  • Member – Parking Utility of Oshkosh
  • President – Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors
  • Council President – First English Lutheran Church
  • Member – GEMS Fund of the Women’s Fund of the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation

Past community involvement

  • Red Cross Board member
  • Leadership Oshkosh graduate 1999
  • Chairperson – Parking Utility of Oshkosh

Mary Murken