Meme became a Hudson resident in 1954 when her parents, Bob and Kay Sandeen purchased the Hennington Insurance Agency. Meme is very proud to continue operating the family business and to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the agency in 2014. She is a graduate of Hudson High School and received her B. A. in Elementary Education from Carroll University, Waukesha, WI. After teaching elementary school in Pennsylvania for eight years, Meme and her family returned to Hudson in 1978 when her husband John joined the agency. Meme joined the agency in 1988, specializing in business insurance. In 1992, she earned her Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation, which represents accomplishment and professionalism in the property and casualty insurance profession. Dedicated to the business and the community, Meme is eager to work with clients from many fields of interest to assist them in developing a comprehensive program to protect their assets.
Meme has been active in the community and has served on many boards over the past twenty five years, including the Hudson Hospital Foundation Board, YMCA Board of Directors, Hudson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau, and The First National Bank of Hudson. She has also served as a member on the Travelers Insurance Advisory Council. The agency was awarded the Business of the Year in 2004 by the Hudson Chamber of Commerce.
Meme and her husband John have three sons, John, Karl, and Graeme, who are partners at Fehr Law Group in Chicago, Illinois. Meme enjoys traveling, reading, golfing (for fun, and on sunny days only), Zumba, and has a passion for cooking and baking.