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NCW Insurance, a division of Heritage-RM, announces new team members and continued growth in 2017!

NCW Insurance, a division of Heritage-RM, continues to grow and evolve. We are pleased to announce the addition of five new team members, community engagement initiatives and acknowledgement for our amazing teams’ efforts in building our community.

Katherine D. Smith: 

Expanding the NCW team all the way to South Carolina, Katherine began working as a Risk Advisor in 2016. She received a Bachelor’s degree in Public Policy Leadership with a minor in Mass Media Communications from the University of Mississippi Honors College. Katherine’s main focus at the agency is within our Commercial Lines Department and on special projects. Katherine loves interacting with people from different industries and walks of life. “I enjoy making new contacts and being out in the community. I like to problem solve with others with a common goal in mind.” In her spare time Katherine is involved with the Junior Service League and currently serves on the Special Events Committee. Katherine also dedicates time to teach Youth Sunday School.

Christine Gallegos: 

Born and raised in Amarillo, Christine moved to Santa Fe where she raised her children before returning home in order to be closer to family. Christine attended Metro Business Academy where she received a certificate in Business Management. She began her career in the insurance industry in 2000 and joined the NCW team as a Customer Service Representative in 2017. Her position at the agency focuses on building relationships with customers and providing them with information about our products and services. “I enjoy serving our clients and being able to assist them with resolutions in an ever-changing industry.” In her free time Christine loves spending time with her family who is the center of her attention.

Liliana Del Real: 

Liliana came to Amarillo from Durango, Mexico as a child. She graduated Amarillo College with an Associate Degree in Teaching, and brought her background in insurance sales and the healthcare industry to the NCW team in 2017. Liliana works in our Life and Health Department as a Benefits Account Manager; she works closely with business owners as well as their employees to answer questions and assist with enrollment changes. Liliana prides herself on working well with others, time management, and being bilingual. She is a mother of three wonderful children and enjoys watching them participate in all their extracurricular activities.

Atlanta Dumas: 

Atlanta began her career in the insurance industry in 2016 when she joined NCW Insurance. As a Benefits Account Manager, Atlanta assists NCW Advisors with gathering quotes from insurance carriers in order to provide customers with the best coverage! She also works directly with business owners as well as employees to answer any questions about their health insurance. “I love the sense of accomplishment I have after assisting a company or an employee regarding their health insurance needs. The knowledge that I played a role in providing an individual with health coverage for themselves or their children is very fulfilling.”

Whitney Tarnutzer: 

Born and raised in Amarillo, Whitney joined NCW in 2017 as a Commercial Lines Processor. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Corporate Communication from West Texas A&M University. Whitney prides herself on being very organized and motivated. “I like to make sure that everything has its place and things can be accessible at any time. I am also motivated to be promoted. I’m ready to work and prove my work ethic.” She loves getting to meet new people and is excited to learn everything she can. In her spare time Whitney volunteers at her church in the children’s ministry.

NCW Insurance is also excited to support several community organizations this year including The American Heart Association, the Amarillo Symphony, the Amarillo Museum of Art, WTAMU Alumni Foundation, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Senior Ambassador Coalition, CareNet, the Canadian River Music Festival, the XIT Rodeo, the Coors Ranch Rodeo, and Ambucs to name a few.

“Supporting the arts and our community is part of our heritage and the NCW culture”, says Kimberly Dryden, Partner, Chief Growth Officer, and Risk Advisor.

About NCW Insurance
NCW Insurance, a division of Heritage-RM is a proud recipient of the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce “2015 Top Business Award”. On October 1, 1926, Jeff M. Neely, Sr. and Roy O. Greenhill partnered to create an independent insurance agency built on integrity, hard work, and great customer service. Since then, we’ve grown and evolved into one of the premier independent insurance agencies in Texas. With Heritage-RM offices in Amarillo, Burnett, Claude, Dalhart, Lubbock, Snyder and DFW, we serve a wide variety of clients in industries across the board. For more information about NCW Insurance, a division of Heritage-RM and our service and product offerings, visit us online at Corporate Offices located at 15 Medical Drive, Amarillo, Texas 806-376-6301.