Colleen Schueneman Receives Prestigious Industry Award


SOUTHFIELD, MI March 30th, 2016] – Colleen Schueneman CLF, LUTCF received GAMA International’s International Management Award at the diamond level for the 8th consecutive year. Schueneman, who is a General Agent with MassMutual Southeast Michigan, was one of an elite group of recipients to receive the award in 2016.


The GAMA International Awards Program recognizes excellence in traditional and contemporary field management throughout the financial services industry. GAMA created the International Management Award to recognize first-line managers (agency or firm heads) and frontline or second-/middle-line managers (sales or unit managers) in the following distribution styles: multiline; ordinary/traditional; and financial planning.


Schueneman is a graduate of the American College’s school of Leadership. She has worked in the financial services industry for nearly 30 years starting as a Financial Services Representative and has represented many firms including Prudential, Mutual of New York, and Met Life. Schueneman was the head of a firm prior to taking over the leadership of MassMutual Southeast Michigan. As a leader, she has a dynamic and strategic style that produces highly effective sales teams. “GAMA International’s Awards Program recognizes exceptional agency and firm leaders around the world for their commitment to excellence in the financial services industry. I personally congratulate Colleen on receiving GAMA International’s Management Award, diamond level, which is a sentiment to her hard work and dedication to such an important industry that provides the peace of mind and security to millions of Americans,” said GAMA International CEO Bonnie L. Godsman.


The recipients of this year’s International Management Award were recognized at GAMA’s annual LAMP conference in Las Vegas in March and are included in the July/August 2016 issue of GAMA International Journal.


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* GAMA International is a non-profit organization dedicated to the development of leaders in the insurance, investment and financial industry. Leadership Award applicants must be GAMA International members in good standing. Learn more about GAMA and the awards program at