Mr. Pauly currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Canal Insurance Company, Canal Indemnity Company and the Wm. R. Timmons Agency, LLC. A resident of Madison, Wisconsin, Mr. Pauly has been a director of Canal since October 2014. In 2013, Mr. Pauly retired after 13 years as CEO of Capitol Transamerica Corporation, a specialty property and casualty insurer. Before that, Mr. Pauly was Chief Operating Officer of Acuity Insurance, another property and casualty insurer where he initially joined as a claims adjuster, later serving in progressive leadership positions over a 20-year period. Mr. Pauly has numerous insurance industry credentials, including membership in the Society of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters (CPCU) and designation as a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC). He has been on the CIC faculty since 1983 and continues to teach CIC courses throughout the United States. He serves the local community as a Board Member of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Dane County, WI.