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Trindl Reeves

Principal and Chief Sales Officer, Marsh & McLellan Agency LLC (West Region)

Trindl Reeves, a principal for Barney & Barney since 2006, has more than 25 years of experience in the insurance industry. She has expertise in risk management along with health and welfare consulting. She became chief sales officer in 2010 and began overseeing a companywide sales effort. She serves on the management committee and the Marsh & McLennan Insurance Agency’s national strategic leadership team. She is active in several organizations, including the San Diego County YMCA, San Diego Regional EDC, CONNECT, and Biocom. In March 2017,

ALMA MATER: UC Irvine (B.A., Psychology)

PASSION: Leading the firm’s Growth in Relationships and Opportunities for Women (GROW) initiative.

INTERESTING START: Her grandmother suggested she give insurance a try as a career, because all the insurance people she knew were happy.

FUN FACT: She was on the UC Irvine track and field team.