Paul Ehlert joined Germania in July 2004 as Executive Vice President. In January 2005, he was appointed First Vice President, and in July 2011, he was appointed President and serves as Chief Executive Officer.
Ehlert is a Brenham native and a graduate of Brenham High School. He is a graduate of the University of Texas and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Texas Law School in 1978. Ehlert practiced law in Brenham from 1978 to June 2004 and began serving as Germania’s outside corporate counsel in 1998.
Ehlert currently chairs the Texas Association of Mutual Insurance Companies’ Legislative Committee, serves as Vice President of the Association of Fire and Casualty Companies in Texas Board (AFACT), and previously served as Chairman of the board of the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies.
Ehlert is a member of Local Chapter 14 and was elected to the Germania Farm Mutual Board of Directors and subsidiaries in 2005. He has served as Board Chairman since 2011.