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Jennifer Cochran Employee Spotlight


Jennifer Cochran Employee Spotlight

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 better by celebrating their accomplishments and learning a little about them.Get to know Lighthouse Eastern Louisiana Marketing Representative, Jennifer Cochran, in this month’s Employee Spotlight.

Jennifer Cochran started at Lighthouse Property Insurance Corporation in February 2016. She is responsible for maintaining production in the Eastern Louisiana territory and providing support and training to our new and existing agents. Jen’s favorite part about working at Lighthouse is “it feels like you are working for a family and we are all striving towards the same common goal.”

She is currently working on promoting production west of New Orleans metro area. Bruce Bessire, Lighthouse National Sales Manager, says “Jen hit the ground running in Louisiana. Her background and experience in the Eastern LA market combined with her passion and can-do attitude made for an extremely smooth transition. Beyond that Jen always has a positive attitude, is a problem solver, and is a great advocate for her agency partners. We are very happy to have her on our Lighthouse team.”

Here’s what Jennifer had to say when asked about herself:

Where did you grow up? New Orleans, LA

Tell us the three words that describe you best. Fun, Determined, Balanced.

Do you have a motto or personal mantra? This too shall pass.

What do you like to do outside of work? Travel and run.

What’s your favorite TV show and/or movie? Game of Thrones

What is your favorite sports team? LSU and NO Saints

What’s your favorite food? That’s a hard question for a person from LA, but if I have to choose it would be sushi.

What or who is your favorite band/singer/song? Bush is my favorite band.

What’s your favorite or dream vacation spot? Thailand. Or really anywhere on a beach isolated from the world.

What is the best book you have read lately? I am a fan of self-improvement books; however, I cannot seem to make it through because reading makes me sleepy.

What’s your biggest pet peeve? Tardiness.

Tell us something about yourself that most people don’t know about youThere is little to nothing people do not know about me, I am an open book. What you see is what you get.

What’s your proudest accomplishment?  Of course it would be my heart and soul, my 5-year-old son Cole. This child amazes me every day as I watch him grow into a young man.

 Thanks for being such a great part of the Lighthouse Team, Jen!