Ambitious, outgoing individual who seeks extensive adventure in everything! Working toward achievement, I am open-arms to opportunities that will broaden my horizon. A team player, willing to lead or follow, eager to learn and is self-motivated. Enthusiastic and personable, support and make a difference. With more than 16 years of experience in an office environment, Tami has a proven record of senior-level executive support, and training. She has a strong ability to streamline processes, maximize efficiency, and foster professional relationships within organizations. Her philosophy centers around what role she can play in helping others find solutions. She is committed to excellence in service. She predicts need and always practices personal accountability in the workplace. Administrative assistance is my passion. For over 16 years, I have dedicated my career to keeping executives and business owners organized, prioritized and less stressed. I practice a streamlined and intuitive approach to assistance. It rests on empathy, efficiency, and astute problem solving. I'm a hyper-creative administrative assistant who incorporates both awareness and confidence into my take on presentation, problem solving, and function in the office.
Excellent critical thinking
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Stellar decision-making skills
Modern office procedures, methods and equipment, including computer equipment
Modern principles and practices of office management
Basic accounting and purchasing procedures
Commercial Insurance Agent, 02/2015 to 03/2017 Bidwell Insurance Agency – Chico, CA Formerly an insurance sales professional with a history of surpassing customer expectations. I leverage consultative sales strengths to identify opportunities, nurture relationships and close deals. I'm a dedicated sales specialist, with a reputation for consummate professionalism and exemplary ethics. I remain current on the latest trends in the industry, with comprehensive knowledge of insurance products, services and best practices.
Commercial Account Executive, 01/2001 to 02/2015 InterWest Insurance Services, LLC. – Chico, CA Former Insurance Account Executive with a caseload of several clients, building up long-term relationships with them. Played a central role in introducing new insurance and target policies to clients to supply the most appropriate. Responsibilities included gaining new business by identifying and exploiting opportunities in the local market. Developed and maintaining good working relationships with clients, along with insurance brokers and independent financial advisors. Maintained detailed knowledge of new and existing products by liaising with colleagues. Worked with Underwriters to amend policies where necessary in order to meet client demands, and ensuring credibility with clients by maintaining detailed knowledge of current market conditions and competitors products.
Bachelor of Arts: Liberal Arts, California State University, Chico - Chico, CA