2012 InVEST Scholarship Recipient
Trumansburg High School, NY
Samantha is an Agent Development Manager with The Keene Group in upstate New York – a title she earned after several years of working with the insurance agency. She started in 2013 as a part-time office assistant and quickly became a New York State Life, Accident and Health Producer in 2015. After two years of working as a field agent for, she returned to the office to pursue her “true passion” as a trainer.
After taking "every business class" her high school had to offer, Samantha's favorite one turned out to be InVEST. Besides learning about the principles of insurance and career opportunities in the industry, Samantha says she “learned about the importance of networking and how to be a young professional.”
Her favorite part of the InVEST program was meeting successful insurance professionals and hearing their stories. "And now I get to talk to agents across the country every day."