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Trey Hawkins Employee Spotlight


Trey Hawkins Employee Spotlight

At Lighthouse, we believe our employees are a vital part of our company’s continued success and advancement. Get to know our Sr. Claims Adjuster, Trey Hawkins, in this month’s Employee Spotlight.

Trey started at Lighthouse Property Insurance Corporation in April of 2012. In his time, here he has worked in the field in Louisiana including the area that was affected by the recent flooding in 2016. Michael Durovic, Claims Manager, says, “Trey cares about our policyholders and has volunteered his time to assist those affected by the Louisiana flooding.”

His main responsibility is working in the field with our customers to complete inspections, investigations, estimations, coverage analyzation, and documentation of submitted claims. His favorite part about working here is “Lighthouse’s belief in practicing and promoting a corporate, equal, and all-inclusive culture. The company appreciates its employees and focuses on the importance of each Individual’s contributions and how they’ve led to the success of our organization. There’s a certain comradery which makes everyone
approachable and sincere. ”

Trey is currently working with his Strategic Initiative team on an initiative to recognize our top agents for reaching production goals with exclusive rewards.

Here’s what Trey had to say, when asked about himself:

Where did you grow up? I grew up in and still live in a small town in Louisiana called Ponchatoula. It is about 40 minutes from both New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Ponchatoula is known as the “Strawberry Capital of the World”. Once a year we have the Strawberry Festival which has an attendance of over 300,000. Only Mardi Gras has a bigger attendance in Louisiana!

Tell us the three words that describe you best. Loyal, Empathetic, Determined.

Do you have a motto or personal mantra? Always forward.

What do you like to do outside of work? Outside of work I like to see live music performances, be on the water, try new foods, and enjoy my friends and family.

What’s your favorite TV show and/or movie? My favorite TV show is “Walking Dead,” my favorite movie is either “Top Gun” or “Napoleon Dynamite.”

What is your favorite sports team? New Orleans Saints!

What’s your favorite food? Steak and pecan pie (and it’s not pronounced peecan pie)!

What or who is your favorite band/singer/song? Band: Scorpions, Singer: Robert Plant, Song: Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay.

What’s your favorite vacation spot? Favorite: Key West, Dream: Bora Bora.

What is the best book you’ve read lately? The 5 People You Meet in Heaven.

What is your biggest pet peeve? Anything superfluous or redundant, anything superfluous or redundant, anything superfluous or redundant, (see what I mean)!

Tell us something about yourself that most people don’t know about you? I’m color blind.

What’s your proudest accomplishment (either work or personal)? I am most proud of my 3 awesome children!

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