Meet the Team with Catherine Whelan

How long have you been in the industry and how did you get started in insurance?
Over 25 years. Our family business closed and I took a job at a small insurance agency and never looked back.

How long have you been on the Team CAL? 
Exactly three weeks!

Briefly describe what you do at CAL: 
Recently hired as the Commercial Lines & Operations Manager.

What do you enjoy doing in your leisure time?
Ocean kayaking, playing guitar, writing and a lot of reading

What is your favorite or most desired vacation destination and why?
Ottawa, Canada. I went to school there growing up and fell in love with the city.

Which CAL core value do you most identify with?
As an operations manager, I would have to say:  “ work smart and achieve excellence.”