As one of the five founding partners of BK-JET Group, Erin has over 14 years of experience in the construction insurance industry, working in both surety and property/casualty units. She specializes in developing client-specific surety and insurance programs for construction companies. Erin has worked with a variety of construction companies ranging from general contractors, heavy/civil, street/highway, utility, major and specialty subcontractors. Her responsibilities include risk management, contract review, and negotiating favorable terms with a multitude of surety companies for her clients.
Erin started her surety career during her third year of college, when she interned with a surety company in Southern California. Upon graduation from Washington State University, she was promoted to underwriting assistant, and gained additional experience in the company’s marketing department. She worked as a surety account manager for approximately 5 years before joining Wells Fargo Insurance in 2008 as a producer.
Washington State University - 2002 (BA Business, Emphasis in Risk Mgmt./Insurance & Finance)
Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist - 2008
Commercial Lines Producer Development Program - 2008
Member, National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP)
Past President, Tri-City Construction Council
Board Member, Tri-City Construction Council
Committee Chair, Tri-Cities Construction Career Day
Member, Inland Northwest Associated General Contractors (AGC)
Member, Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC)
Member, National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC)