Ohio-based Great American Insurance Group has appointed Pauline Saint-Pierre into its Environmental Division as part of expanding its San Francisco office.

Saint-Pierre will join Great American from Woodruff-Sawyer & Co, where she served as vice president, account executive for environmental placements.

Prior to Woodruff-Sawyer, she worked as a senior environmental underwriter with AIG environmental and brings more than 16 years of underwriting and broking experience to the team.

Great American Environmental Division president John Reynolds said Pauline further strengthens the industry-leading team. Her addition reinforces the commitment to the marketplace and signals the expectation of continued growth in the environmental segment.

"Pauline’s history of excellent client service and specialty experience perfectly complements our business philosophy," Reynolds said.

Great American Insurance Group’s Environmental Division provides a portfolio of environmental insurance products to a broad array of industries.

Products include premises environmental liability insurance, indoor air quality and mold liability insurance, contracting services environmental liability insurance, professional and contracting services environmental liability insurance, excess environmental liability insurance, and closure and post closure financial assurance.