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Insurance executive

Maxine Brewer Niemeyer, American insurance executive. License life insurance counselor. Named Named Detroit Secretary of Year, Detroit chapter National Secretaries Association Internat, 1960, One of Top Ten Working Women, Central Business District Association, Detroit, 1965, Chartered Life Underwriter.


Niemeyer, Maxine Brewer was born on January 14, 1920 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Daniel Frederick and Ella (Case) Niemeyer.


Student, Detroit College Business, 1938—1939. Student, Wayne University, 1958. Graduate in Dale Carnegie course, Executive Secretary Associate, 1946.

Degree (honorary), Executive Secretary Associate, 1960.


General office clerk Hart Sewing Machine Supplies Company, Detroit, 1938—1939. Cashier, secretary North America Life Assurance Company, 1939—1941, office manager, 1942—1943, Los Angeles Walden & Company, Detroit, 1943—1946. Ophthalmologist, 1946—1948.

Registrar Leadership Training, Inc., 1948—1950. Secretary to manager market analysis & dealer orgn department Sales division Chevrolet Motor Company, 1950—1956. Office manager, secretary Walter R. Cavanaugh, Chartered Life Underwriter, since 1956, corporation secretary, since 1958.

Manager policyholders service & sales promotion, 1966. Owner and president Bachelor of Medicine Niemeyer Chartered Life Underwriter & Associates, since 1966. Assistant office manager Doctor Ralph H. Pino.

Agency manager Phoenix Mutual Life. President Business & Estate Finance Coordinator Inc. Advanced underwriting consultant.

Agent, surplus lines manager Phoenix Companies. Registered representative Phoenix Equity Plann. Chartered finance counselor.


  • License life insurance counselor.


Member of International Association Finance Planners, Michigan Association Life Insurance Counselors, Life Insurance Leaders Michigan, Finance & Estate Planning Council Detroit (director), Million Dollar Round Table, American College CLUS (trustee), American Society CLUs (president Detroit chapter 1973-1974, regional director), Detroit Association Life Underwriters (president 1974-1975), National Secretaries Association (president Detroit chapter 1962-1964), Soroptimist Club (Grosse Pointe, Michigan) (president 1972), Alpha Iota International 1944.


Daniel Frederick Niemeyer

Ella (Case) Niemeyer