Jessica started her working career as a Legal Assistant but in 2001 changed paths and started her career in the insurance industry. First gaining experience working on personal line risks and then moving on to a broad range of commercial property and liability lines – specializing in hard to place and high hazard risks. She has experience as both a broker and an underwriter which helps in understanding both sides of the business. While she has spent the bulk of her career with Special Risk, she has also worked for a domestic insurer – Optimum West. She was promoted to Senior Underwriter with Special Risk in 2013 and most recently promoted to National Underwriting Coordinator in February 2018. She takes great pride in providing excellent service and loves to share the knowledge she has gained on a broad range of insurance classes with both brokers and colleagues alike.