MAHOMET — Lyn M Ferdinand, CIC of Mahomet Insurance Centre, Inc. of Mahomet, was recently recognized for professional leadership and advanced knowledge by The Society of Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC) a leading national insurance professional organization.

According to a press release, Ferdinand was awarded a certificate marking more than 25 years of participation as a designated CIC, which requires annual completion of advanced education and training. As additional recognition for this service and achievement, she has been granted the status of “Tenured CIC” by the Society.

The CIC Program is nationally recognized as the premier continuing education program for insurance professionals, with programs offered in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. A not-for-profit organization, the Society of CIC is the cornerstone program for The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research, headquartered in Austin Texas.

Ferdinand has been in the insurance industry since 1975 and has been in Mahomet area for 32 years of that time. One of her specialties is the Medicare, Group Benefits and health marketplace along with working in the commercial lines area.