Strate Insurance Group Welcomes Katherine Strate Smith to Business Insurance Team
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Strate Insurance Group is excited to announce Katherine Strate Smith is joining the Business Insurance Sales team as Business Insurance Sales Agent and Marketing Director. In her role, Smith will be responsible for cultivating and developing relationships with new business insurance customers, as well as driving all marketing efforts for the company.
“I am very pleased to welcome Katherine to Strate Insurance Group, first as an experienced and talented marketing professional, and secondly as my daughter,” said Tom Strate, President. “I am very pleased that she and her husband Kevin have chosen to move to Morristown and become a part of our community.”
Katherine Smith Business Insurance Sales Agent and Marketing Director
Smith is a skilled sales and marketing professional with 10 years’ experience. Throughout her career, she has helped her clients solve some of their toughest sales, marketing, and communication challenges in high-pressure and high-stakes situations. Smith thrives on challenging the status quo and brings innovative and divergent thinking to any assignment.
“I am very excited about working with the talented team at Strate Insurance Group,” said Smith. “The agency is well-known for building trusted relationships and using industry expertise to provide the right blend of coverage, price, and service to businesses and families. I’m grateful for the opportunity to learn from the team and will use my skills and energy to help grow the business.”
Smith is the daughter of Tom Strate, President, and granddaughter of the late Jack Strate, Founder of Strate Insurance Group.
Smith graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Certificate of Personal and Organizational Leadership from The University of Georgia. Smith also has studied improvisational theatre and is a graduate of Dad’s Garage Improv Training in Atlanta. While at North Highland, she was nominated to participate in the company’s first Success Makers Leadership Program for high-potential leadership and completed a nine-month program at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School. Smith and her husband Kevin recently relocated to Morristown from Seattle. In her spare time, she enjoys being around friends and family, traveling, baking, theatre, and music.