Notes & News

Notes

  • Employee Spotlight – Jon Cordrey Strives for Excellence in Risk Evaluation in his Daily Work

    Jon Cordrey, Catastrophe Analyst II, believes his purpose at Velocity Risk is to provide actionable modeling insights sourced through data that drives decisions for the firm’s business units, underwriters, capital providers, and investors. In summary, he adds value to portfolio reporting which leads to timely decisions to help achieve VRU portfolio targets. Based on feedback from Velocity’s leadership, Jon is … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Milledge Armes Demonstrates Velocity’s Values Every Day

    Velocity Risk embodies five core values: Uncomfortable Growth, Start-Up Spirit, Grit, Doing What’s Right and Camaraderie. According to Whitney Alt, Director of Commercial Distribution, “Milledge Armes demonstrates every one of the values every day. Milledge pushes and inspires us to find the right balance with all our key stakeholders and to the company we strive to be.”

    Milledge Armes, Small … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Josh Busing Has a Competitive Spirit that Motivates His Success

    In baseball, you must connect the bat to the ball to get a hit. But statistically speaking, batters are much more likely to strike out than get a hit. Josh Busing knows the statistics well. He earned a baseball scholarship to Jefferson State College. He also knows that injuries can quickly derail sports goals, and a torn posterior labrum ended … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Lillian Carney Turned Tragedy into an Opportunity for Good

    When Lillian Carney, Operations Analyst, joined Velocity Risk in 2019, she was ready to return to a career in insurance after facing tragedy two years earlier. Lillian’s current role is to help streamline processes with Velocity’s policy administration systems, so the end user doesn’t face challenges while processing a new business quote or servicing an existing policy holder. Lillian enjoys … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Meagan Moseley grew from Jack of All Trades to Master of Many

    Meagan Moseley graduated from Texas A&M with a health degree, emphasizing in community work. Her capstone project was a program for cancer patients, focusing on behavior and mental health changes versus only looking at the physiological aspects of the disease. After graduation, Meagan moved to Nashville to change the world with her voice and her ideas. While she didn’t quite … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Matt Giblin Loves Breaking Things…Then Fixing Them

    Matt Giblin is a QA Engineer for Velocity Risk. If you’re unfamiliar with the acronym, QA stands for Quality Assurance. That means looking for mistakes someone makes in technical programming. The way Matt explains his job to his young children is, “you know when you’re on the computer and you get an error message? My job is to try and … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Meghan Fountain Wants to Share her Passion for Insurance

    When Meghan Fountain, Director of Claims, started her insurance career as a freshman in college, she took an entry level role in claims at USAA to start building her resume. As an accounting major, Meghan never dreamed that she would remain in the field of insurance and grow so passionate about the industry. She had dreams of working for a … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Wade Allen enjoys translating technology into beautiful images

    Wade Allen, Quality Assurance (QA) Lead, graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in bio-medical engineering. He had an interest in medical imaging, and after graduation was hired by Vanderbilt to make “pretty pictures” for research papers. He enjoyed analyzing MRI images that told a story about a patient’s brain, abdomen, or spine. Wade is included as an author on … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Allison Sharpe is Happiest When She’s Helping Others

    After Allison Sharpe, North & Central Florida Territory Manager, graduated from Florida State University, her goal was to become a U.S. Marshal. She enjoyed law enforcement mostly because she could help elevate the good and try and prevent the bad in her community, but she wasn’t sure she wanted a career in law enforcement.

    A friend mentioned job opportunities in … Read More

  • Employee Spotlight – Jill Lyle Credits her Faith in her Success and Life Journeys

    Jilriale “Jill” Lyle, Small Commercial Lines Underwriter II, began her career with Velocity Risk during the pandemic. She joined the team in October 2020, and quickly advanced to her current position because of her focus, desire to learn and excellence in her work.

    Before Jill joined Velocity Risk, she gained insurance experience at another Nashville insurance company, but unlike many … Read More

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