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WIISE- WOMEN IN INSURANCE

SHARING EMPOWERMENT

“Be brave and just go for it!“

Heather McDougall, The Moxie, is the spirit and spunk of WIISE.  An avid history buff with a passionate focus on learning everything she can has served her well throughout her career.  The Moxie has 20 plus years of experience in the Health Industry and has held several prestigious positions in the industry including the following:

2016-2017 President of the Greater Phoenix Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU)
2014-2016 GPAHU and AAHU Membership Chair
2013 Founded the Oracle Agency for implementation of broker contracting at Meritus Health Partners
2008-2009 IBAC Committee for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
2005 Founded Affiliated Insurance Solutions
 
Her wish for WIISE Women is to be confident and take risks to reach all of their aspirations in life; professional and personally.



Dawnyel Smink- The Mojo Maker

“Are you lifting people up or are you pushing them down.”

Dawnyel Smink, The Mojo Maker, has an innate talent for helping people recognize their strengths, talents and how to work on areas of improvement in a fun and inspirational way.  Throughout her career, The Mojo Maker, has been a leader in the P&C industry who strives to help take carriers and agencies into the future.  She has been honored with the following awards and has served on the following councils:


2014- Present: Leader of Charitable Planned Giving Council (Make-A-Wish® Arizona)
2012- Present: National Agency Board Member and Chairperson for Metlife Western Regional Council 
2009- 2016 State Auto Insurance- Council Board Member
2012-2013 Chairperson for Neighborhood NAWBO ( National Association of Women Business Owners)
VIP Agency with The Hartford- 3 Years (2004-2007) and  2006 The Hartford Platinum Agency of the Year
Metlife Leaders Award- 10 Years (2002-2012) and Metlife Pinnacle Insurance Agency- Top 15 Agency in the Nation (2007-2009)
2009 Arizona Republic’s Top 35 Entrepreneurs Under 35
2010 NAWBO All-Star Business
Allied Top 350 Agency in the Nation for Growth (2010-2013)
Safeco Chairman’s Award 2013 

Her wish for WIISE Women is that they see the potential opportunities not only in the insurance industry, but in themselves.

dawnyel smink- the mojo maker

Heather McDougall- The Moxie