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 one of our Underwriters, Teresa Laws, in this month’s Employee Spotlight.
Teresa started at Lighthouse Property Insurance Corporation on May 22, 2017. She is responsible for underwriting policies by reviewing quotes, monitoring applications, processing endorsement and cancelations, and reviewing roof shapes for accuracy. Her favorite part about working at Lighthouse is working with her coworkers! Currently in her life, she is working on buying her dream home.
Here’s what Teresa had to say when asked about herself:
Where did you grow up? Bronx, New York
Tell us the three words that describe you best. Determined, hard worker, team player
Do you have a motto or personal mantra? Life is like a box of chocolates…you never know what you’re going to get.
What do you like to do outside of work? I like to spend time with my family, daughter, and two grandkids, as well as visit the beach, amusement parks, and I started exercising.
What’s your favorite TV show and/or movie? My favorite channels are HGTV and SCI Fi.
What is your favorite sports team? Yankees
What’s your favorite food? Hispanic food and Italian
What or who is your favorite band/singer/song? I’m into 70’s and 80’s music.
What’s your favorite vacation spot? My dream vacations are Bora Bora or Paris.
What is your biggest pet peeve? …always treat others like you would like to be treated.
Tell us something about yourself that most people don’t know about you? My sense of humor. I’m silly, and I always try to help others.
In Houston TX they knew me as the PAY IT FORWARD PERSON. I always helped the homeless and used to buy lunch for 5 people a month where I used to work.
What’s your proudest accomplishment (either work or personal)? My proudest accomplishment was buying my first home.
Thanks for being such a great part of the Lighthouse Team, Teresa!