What is your area of expertise?
Insurance for auto, home, life and business.
How long have you been with this company?
43 years – 10 years in Shelter’s Claims Department, 14 years as a Training and Development specialist, 5 years in Marketing, 3 years in Customer Communications, and 11 years as an Agent.
To what do you attribute your success?
By always doing the right thing, no matter how hard it is. And by having such a passion for helping my clients protect their families.
From what do you draw strength?
My strong roots and my family values.
What inspires you?
The world is my inspiration. All I have to do is look around. There are millions of things that I am in awe of all around me. I’m also inspired by those who work hard, play hard and live long!
How have other women impacted your life?
My mother was my biggest fan and my greatest critic. She made me the woman I am today. She always said, “Where there’s a will, there’s a way.” Consequently, I’ve always had a strong will! Other impactful women have been teachers, managers and other leaders.
What strengths do you bring to those around you?
Encouragement and knowledge
On a typical weeknight, we could find you doing what?
Socializing with friends. Or on the golf course.
What advice would you give to a younger version of you?
Never give up. Learn to love a challenge and work well under pressure. Look at obstacles as solutions.
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