Agent Careers

Lisa Schmitz

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Lisa Schmitz


Lisa Schmitz

Insurance Agent Since:



Ankeny, Iowa

Prior Profession:

Customer Service Representative

Educational Background:

Associates Degree in Business Management and Marketing

Agency Awards and Distinctions:

  • JD Power & Associates Distinguished Insurance Agency
  • All American Club
  • AFLIC Club

Professional Success

When I started my agency career in 2003 I was expecting my first child and since then have had my second. During this time I was able to build a great agency while maintaining a solid work life balance.

Words of Wisdom

Set a long term vision and goals. Get great systems in place and take advice from your peers.

Career Choice

After working for another insurance company, I was able to compare a few different agency start-up programs; I discovered that American Family Insurance would be the best fit for me and my family.

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