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Dina Papas

Department: Casualty and Workers Compensation Photo of Dina Papas
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Job Title: Underwriter
Designations: CPIW
Email: dpapas@tuscano.com
Phone: 1-866-442-8063 ext. 204
Status: Refreshing...
Assistant: Diane Hanchosky
What is your morning routine like?
Get up, make coffee, check my phone, shower and dress and make my bed.
How do you take your caffeine?
Black coffee - the stronger, the better
What do you like to work on first thing in the morning?
I like to tackle my tougher accounts or projects first thing in the morning.
What do you like most about your job?
The awesome people I work with.
What do you like the most about being in the insurance industry?
I like that I learn something new almost every day.
What were you shocked to discover about the wholesale insurance business?
I always worked on the insurance company side prior to working at the Tuscano Agency. It was initially a difficult adjustment to not have as much underwriting "authority" as I was used to having.
What is your favorite chore?
Spring cleaning
If you could do anything at all, what would it be?
Have the talent to sing and dance really well
Do you have any pets?
I adopted a stray cat and his name is Tasso. He has loved my working from home! We are best buddies.
What was/is the first position you held at Tuscano Agency?
Underwriter
What was the first job you ever had?
My first job was as a volunteer "candy striper" at a hospital in Pittsburgh. My first paying job was as a cashier at store similar to a Target or K Mart.