Hometown: Born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. Moved to Jackson, MS for a job out of college
Education: University of Florida (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Majored in Finance, graduated with honors
Designations: Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter(CPCU), Certified Insurance Counselor(CIC), Associate in Underwriting(AU)
Business Background/Experience: Began my career with Zurich Insurance Group’s Underwriting Training Program. After completion, I was a commercial underwriter working in their Jackson and Chicago, IL offices. I joined R&Y as a Marketing Account Manager and have worked my way up to Executive VP
Specialty Areas: Commercial Lines
Share a bit about your Family: Married to Alan Smith and have three boys, Andrew, Benjamin and Charlie.
Organizations/Community Activities: Involved with my boy’s school—St. Anthony’s Catholic School and with my church, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
With R&Y since: 1998
What do you like most about R&Y?: The people
What is your greatest accomplishment at R&Y?: Having the opportunity to be an owner
What are your hobbies?: Keeping up with my three very active boys.
My Personal Philosophy: Work hard and good things will happen