Swingle Collins Announces New Director of Talent
Swingle Collins is proud to announce and welcome LeAnn Collins as the Company’s Director of Talent. As a key member of the leadership team, LeAnn will work closely with the executive team to ensure a dynamic culture and continue to build the agency’s talent pool. “Our team deserves what LeAnn brings: both leadership and experience in supporting a high-performing team’s growth and improvement,” states Chris Peterie, President of Swingle Collins.
Prior to joining Swingle Collins, Collins was Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Marketing for Gemini Rosemont Commercial Real Estate, where she was responsible for all aspects of the company’s human resources and marketing initiatives; including training, recruiting, employee benefits, organizational development and decision-making for the company’s marketing efforts. Her experience includes Director of Human Resources at Ernest Health, Inc., and Senior Director of Human Resources at TriCore Reference Laboratories, both in Albuquerque, NM, along with a variety of progressively responsible HR positions at several organizations in both Oklahoma and Minnesota.
“LeAnn brings with her two decades of Human Resource and Operational experience. I believe this shows our commitment to sustaining the top-level talent we have while also recruiting the talent we need,” Frank Swingle, Founder and CEO of Swingle Collins.
“I’ve had the pleasure of working with LeAnn several times throughout my career. I know that LeAnn’s values and experience are a perfect fit for Swingle Collins’ drive towards excellence. I look forward to seeing them do great things together!” Marit Peters, President & Executive Director of the Independent Insurance Agents of Texas.
Ms. Collins earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in Management and Marketing from Texas A&M University and received her Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources from Colorado Technical University. She holds the Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) designation from the Human Resource Certification Institute.
Swingle Collins & Associates is the largest privately owned independent insurance agency and brokerage firm in North Texas. They specialize in transferring the risk of the most successful families and companies through advisory services, property and casualty, and group benefits insurance solutions. Swingle Collins has been continually recognized for its successful partnerships, which are highlighted through carrier relationship designations and accolades including; “CHUBB Cornerstone Elite Agency”, “Cincinnati Presidents Club”, “Texas Mutual Champion Agent”, “The Hanover’s President’s Club”, “Safeco Insurance Premier Partner Status”, and “Ace Platinum Partner”. The agency plans to continue the company’s success through internal perpetuating the equity of the firm.