Our wonderful team here at Merriwether & Williams Insurance Services is continuing to grow by leaps and bounds. Please meet our newest employees:
Jennifer Elmore, Surety Coordinator, Oakland
Jennifer Elmore was rehired April 28, 2011 as a Surety Coordinator in the Oakland office reporting to Sharron Drake, Program Manager. Prior to working with Merriwether & Williams Insurance Services for 14 years, she also worked for ARISCO and other industry employers. Contact Jennifer at Jennifer@imwis.com.
Ismael Osorio, Administrative Assistant, Los Angeles
Ismael Osorio joined MWIS in May as an full time Administrative Assistant in the Los Angeles office reporting to Navid Barkhordar, Operations ManagerBefore joining MWIS, Ismael worked for the University of Southern California, Saban Capital Group, and Los Angeles County Bar Association. Ismael has completed business/marketing course work at the College of the Canyons in California. Contact Ismael at Ismael@imwis.com.
Tiana Shaw, Surety Bond Specialist, San Francisco
Tiana Shaw joined MWIS in May as a Surety Bond Specialist in the S.F. office reporting to Nancy Owens, Bond Manager. Tiana has over 11 years of insurance and risk management experience, including working at the Builders & Tradesmen’s Insurance Services, Inc., AON Risk Insurance Services West, Inc., ABM Industries Inc. and Willis Insurance Services of California, Inc. She has a B.A. in Communication from California State University, East Bay. Contact Tiana at email@example.com.
Joanne Conwright, Human Resources & Employee Relations Manager, San Francisco
Joanne Conwright joined MWIS June 30, 2011. Joanne is the Human Resources & Employee Relations Manager located in the S.F. office reporting to Rick Williams, COO. Joanne is available Monday to Friday (9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.). Joanne has over 25 years experience in managing and administering personnel programs; employee relations; and management and organizational development. Joanne has worked for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Tandem Computers; Irwin Memorial Blood Centers; and City of Oakland. She has a B.A. in English from California State University, East Bay and graduate studies in Public Administration from Golden Gate University. You can contact Joanne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delania Williams, Executive Assistant to Ingrid Merriwether, San Francisco
Delania Williams came on board in July as the Executive Assistant to President Ingrid Merriwether. Delania has worked for the Berkeley Housing Authority, Contra Costa Transportation Authority, Oakland Housing Authority, and World Savings Bank. She has a B.A. degree from California State University East Bay in Liberal Studies. You can contact Delania at email@example.com.
Monica D. Bell, Surety Coordinator, San Francisco
Monica D. Bell started as a Surety Coordinator in the San Francisco office reporting to Nancy Owens, Bond Manager. Monica is a full-time employee who started in August, formerly worked for Argosy University and DeVry University where she was responsible for online student admissions, academic counseling, and client database management. Monica was in the U.S. Air Force for six years and held the rank of Staff Sergeant Non-Commissioned Officer, and she supervised both military and civilian employees. You can contact Monica at Monica@imwis.com.