Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
Graduated from college in 1991
First insurance job in 1992
Married in 1994
Had children in 1994 (girl) and 2000 (boy)
Switched to broker/agency side
Became a Risk Manager
Moved to TX and got a job as a Marine Underwriter
Joined Travelers as an Oil & Gas Account Executive

Education

High School
Sacred Heart Academy
Bachelor
Economics Finance
Bentley University
Graduate
Risk & Insurance
The College of Insurance

Career

Account Executive Oil & Gas

Underwrite profitable new and renewal business for Oil & Gas

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Entrepreneurship
Technology
Learning / Being Challenged

Day to Day

Reviewing submissions and accepting/declining based on appetite. Serve as an Oil & Gas expert to our agents and clients by answering questions over the phone or via email.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Network and use social media to express interest in an insurance careeer.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

undergrad
Bachelor
Economics Finance
graduate
Graduate
Risk & Insurance

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"Insurance is not a professional career."

Challenges I Overcame

Financial