Zach Penshorn PHR, SHRM-CP

Get to Know Zach

Book I Recommend
Emotional Intelligence 2.0
My Inner Beast
Never Have I Ever
Traveled outside the U.S.
I’d Eat That
Meatball sub w/mayo
Best New Thing
Working from home
Bring Back
Baggy clothes
It Takes Me Back
Arcade games
Hidden Talent
Laser tag

Zachary Penshorn is vice president of administration and a partner at M3 Insurance. In addition to serving as M3’s corporate secretary, his role is to lead the legal, compliance, governance, shareholder development and workplace experience functions of the agency.

  • Earned Bachelor of Science in psychology with an emphasis on human resource management from University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Master of Business Administration from Edgewood College
  • Joined M3 in 2003
    • Held various advancing positions in human resources department
    • Advanced to vice president of human resources in 2016
    • Moved into vice president of administration role in 2020


  • Professional in Human Resources (PHR)
  • SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)


  • Greater Madison Area Society of Human Resource Management (GMA-SHRM), member
  • National Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), member
  • Madison College Insurance and Risk Management Program, advisory board
  • Edgewood College School of Business, advisory board

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