North Star welcomes new chief actuary

Steve Belden recently began work as chief actuary for the Actuarial department for North Star Mutual Insurance Company, Cottonwood. Before coming to North Star, Belden was the chief actuary at Meadowbrook Insurance Group. He is originally from Bloomfield, Connecticut, and graduated with a bachelor of science degree in math from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Belden lives in Battle Lake with his wife, Mary, and has two daughters, Hanna and Haley.