June 9, 2019

PIANJ gives Starr its Community Service award

TRENTON, N.J.—Beth Starr received the Community Service award from the Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey at the association’s Annual Conference held June 9-11, at the Harrah’s Resort and Casino in Atlantic City. She is the director of corporate partnerships for Special Olympics New Jersey in Lawrenceville, N.J.  

This citation was given in appreciation for her ongoing efforts on behalf of her commitment to Special Olympics New Jersey and New Jersey’s Professional Insurance Agents.  

“Beth has been the heart of Special Olympics New Jersey for nearly 10 years,” said PIANJ outgoing President Lloyd ‘Rip’ Bush, CPIA. “Her dedication and commitment is exemplified by how the PIANJ Golf Classic and the NJYIP Fun Run continue to grow and support Special Olympic athletes each year. She is an integral part of PIA’s partnership with Special Olympics New Jersey.”


PIANJ is a trade association representing professional, independent insurance agencies and their employees throughout the state.

Special Olympics New Jersey is a nonprofit that’s mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.