We are pleased to announce that Kristen Chavez has joined Gallagher Bassett's Risk Management Sales Team as Account Executive, Western Region – Risk Management. Born and raised in Ventura County, Kristen and her three children live in Camarillo, California and enjoy the beautiful weather and beach access. The family recently expanded to include Mila the cat and Lyla, a two year old Morkie.
Kristen will assume the Account Executive, Western Region – Risk Management position reporting to Adrian Garcia. Kristen’s primary responsibilities include Risk Management sales and business development in the West region with a focus in Southern California. Prior to Gallagher Bassett, Kristen spent 17 years with WorkCompCentral in a variety of roles ranging from Director of Operations to President and CEO. Kristen also serves as the President Elect of Kids' Chance of California, an organization with a mission is to provide college scholarships to children of workers who have been fatally or seriously injured on the job – and will take over the President role, 1/1/2022.
Joe Zinga, Senior Vice President of Risk Management Sales, commented, "Kristen brings a distinct level of enthusiasm, professionalism, and drive to succeed to the organization and we’re happy to have her as part of the team."