At Lighthouse, we are focused on the service we provide to our insureds, our agents, and our employees. We believe our employees are a vital part of our company’s continued success and advancement. Our Employee Spotlight is an opportunity for you to get to know our employees by celebrating their accomplishments.
Diego Figueroa is an Underwriting Assistant who joined the Lighthouse team in May 2017. He is responsible for assisting the Underwriting Team with the review of new business inspections. He also works with agents on approved book rolls and handles any claim related inquiries including, but not limited to: certified policies, mortgagee changes, verification of coverage, and underwriting claims referrals. His favorite part about working at Lighthouse is “interacting with co-workers”
Get to know Diego, in this month’s Employee Spotlight.
Where did you grow up? Maryland/DC
Tell us the three words that describe you best. Friendly, Giving, Determined
Do you have a motto or personal mantra? Work for a cause, NOT for applause. Live life to express NOT to impress. Don’t strive to make your presence noticed, just make your absence felt.
What do you like to do outside of work? Spending time with family and pets, fishing, and drawing.
What’s your favorite TV show and/or movie? TV shows: Guy’s Grocery Games, NCIS, Worst Cooks in America, Beat Bobby Flay
Movies: Kingdom of Heaven, Top Gun, Nightmare Before Christmas, Venom/Marvel
What’s your favorite food? Tonkotsu Ramen
What or who is your favorite band/singer/song? “Drinkin’ Problem” by Midland or “Drowns the Whiskey” by Jason Aldean ft. Miranda Lambert
What’s your favorite place to travel to? I don’t have a specific place, but I enjoyed visiting historic towns and places.
Tell us something about yourself that most people don’t know about you. I love reptiles and my three dream reptile pets would be a Lereh green tree python, an Asian water monitor, and a leaf-tailed gecko.
What’s your proudest accomplishment (either work or personal)? Becoming a father.
Thanks for being a part of the Lighthouse Team, Diego!