Kara started at PayneWest in 2016 as a customer service representative in the Stieg division of PayneWest where she worked directly with customers to bind new transportation policies and service existing policies. Kara left PayneWest for a short period to explore another opportunity in the insurance industry. After four short months, Kara came back to PayneWest because she missed the culture and vision of the company. She now works in the Business Insurance department where she helps service existing policies and assists the sales executives with quoting and binding new policies. Kara enjoys working closely with a dedicated team and likes to work directly with clients to help meet their insurance needs. She finds insurance fascinating because the industry is always changing and likes learning about insurance laws.Kara holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from MSU Billings and holds an insurance license for property, casualty, life, health and surety. In her personal life, Kara is married to Bryan. They have known each other since the 7th grade! She also has a daughter that is the light of her life. Kara has three dogs and is an animal lover. She loves to travel, especially to the beach in Oregon or anywhere with a beach really.