GEICO names Michelle Trindade vice president of its Tucson regional operations

TUCSON, Ariz., July 10, 2018 – GEICO has named Michelle Trindade vice president for its regional location in Tucson, Arizona, where she will manage insurance operations for seven states including: Arizona, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Oregon and Washington.Michelle Trindade, GEICO vice president of Tucson regional operations

Trindade joined GEICO in 1997 as a sales counselor at the company's regional center in Lakeland, Fla., and advanced through several management roles. She was then promoted to sales director in 2004, and later sales and service director.

Trindade then relocated to GEICO's corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Md., to join the company's leadership group, where she headed a project to improve GEICO's sales process. While at GEICO's headquarters, Trindade was later selected to join the company's executive assistant program.

In 2009, GEICO's board of directors elected Trindade assistant vice for underwriting, sales, service and product management for GEICO's mid-Atlantic region at its Fredericksburg, Va., regional center.

In 2014, Trindade was promoted to vice president, and returned to the corporate headquarters to lead GEICO's customer service group.

Trindade earned her bachelor's degree in organizational management from Warner Southern College in Lake Wales, Fla. She holds a master's degree in business administration from Southeastern University in Lakeland, Fla. as well as a master's degree in innovation from Northeastern University in Boston, Mass.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger car insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of car insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 16 million private passenger customers, insuring more than 27 million vehicles (car & cycle).

GEICO policyholders can make policy changes, report claims, print insurance ID cards, and purchase additional products by logging into their car insurance policy. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through GEICO Mobile, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.

GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial car insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.

For more information, go to www.geico.com.