Sponsor: Zurich North America
Strategy 1: Become a leading hub of advanced manufacturing
In her current role as Assistant Vice President, Regional Financial Services Team, Heather manages a team at Zurich that is responsible for the management and placement of all D&O, E&O and Financial Institution Bond business for Regional Banks in the western half of the United States. Additionally, she manages the team at Zurich that underwrites Labor Organization Bonds, Governmental and targeted Commercial Crime business across the country. Heather has been with Zurich for five years.
Prior to joining Zurich, Heather was an underwriter with CNA’s Community Bank Team. Before joining CNA, she worked for Scarborough, a division of Financial & Professional Risk Solutions Inc., which was a managing agent serving the insurance needs of financial institutions nationwide and was a subsidiary of Aon Corporation.
Heather also serves as the chairperson for the Sheridan Road Special Service Area and is a member of the 49th Ward’s Zoning and Land Use Advisory Committee. She also serves as Secretary of the Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra.