About Our Keynote Speaker
Melissa Bolger serves as the Senior Sales Manager at Universal North America. She is responsible for driving sales and profits in Southeast Florida working through numerous marketing channels, including an expansive network of insurance agents and financial organizations. Her leadership and initiative awarded her the title of Sales Professional of the Year in 2016.
Her sales success can be attributed to her diverse leadership experience during her role as Sales Manager with Tower Hill Insurance. Melissa’s passion for insurance stemmed from a program she was involved with at her high school which afforded her the opportunity to obtain a job with a local Allstate office. She continued her education and studied Business at Palm Beach State College. She achieved her CPIA in 2003.
Melissa moved to Southeast Florida in 1982, from Staten Island, NY. In her free time she enjoys scrapbooking, spending quality time with her four children, and working with local dog charities. Her family originates from Malta, just south of Italy, peaking her interest in studying the Italian language. Her active role in the insurance industry makes her a dedicated member of the LAAIA and FAIA.