Lykes Insurance, a premier commercial insurance firm headquartered in Tampa with additional offices in Fort Myers, Sarasota and Winter Park, has hired Sarah Green as a commercial account manager and Jennifer Hannen and Lana Liniger as employee benefits account managers. They will serve clients throughout the state, with a focus on the Tampa Bay area market.
“We are very pleased to add Sarah, Jennifer and Lana to our growing commercial and employee benefits practices,” says Bill Taulbee, CEO and president of Lykes Insurance. “Their experience in account management and customer service makes them a perfect fit for Lykes’ partnership approach to client relationships.”
Prior to joining Lykes, Sarah Green was manager of Quote My Rig, a commercial insurance agency that focuses largely on the transportation industry. Previously, she was commercial lines producer, commercial lines CSR and office manager at TNT Insurance Agency; commercial lines CSR and commercial sales representative at Coleman Insurance Agency; and commercial lines manager, commercial lines CSR and commercial producer at Gulf Coast Underwriters. Green has earned Florida CSR, P&C and L&H licenses and holds non-resident licenses in more than 20 other states.
Jennifer Hannen has worked in employee benefits for over 20 years. Most recently, she was an account manager at Wallace Welch & Willingham. Prior to that, she was an account manager with Wittner National Group. She holds a Florida Life, Health and Variable Annuity license.
Lana Liniger has more than 20 years of experience in the employee benefits and life insurance industry. Prior to joining Lykes Insurance, she worked as an account manager with boutique agencies in the Tampa Bay area and was the director of operations at BASELoad, Inc., an IT claims provider firm in South Carolina. She holds a Florida Life, Health and Variable Annuity license.