Anita began her insurance career in 1978 with State Farm Insurance Company in their Regional Office. During Anita’s four-year tenure, she gained a solid technical background and experience working in a company environment.
Anita joined the Retail Agency force in 1981. While spending 10 years in the agency field, she marketed and serviced both Personal and Commercial Lines Accounts.
In 1991, Anita went to work for a prominent managing general agency where she became the Personal Lines Supervisor and expanded the Personal Lines department into a full line of Agriculture Products as well as other Personal Lines Products. The Product Lines include Farm & Ranch Owners, Farm Fire, Commercial Farm Auto, Commercial General Liability, Animal Mortality, Personal and Commercial Umbrella, as well as Inland Marine for more than five Carriers.
In April 1997, Anita joined a group of insurance associates by forming Tejas American General Agency (TAGA). Anita has a vast knowledge on various products as she is responsible for rate development, setting up underwriting guidelines with carriers and making State Filings on their behalf. In April, 1997, Anita joined with her four partners to form Tejas American General Agency (TAGA). She manages the Specialty department which includes Agribusiness, Pollution program and Professional Liability.
Anita is a member of AAIP, FIWT, and PLUS, she holds a CIC designation and is currently working toward her Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist.