Employee Spotlight: Michelle Banks
Do you go by any nicknames?
I go by Shelly.
What is your role here at Babb, Inc.?
I am and Account Manager in the Group Benefits Department that handles mid to large sized groups.
Where did you go to school?
Carrick HS, CCAC, and Point Park
How did you get your start in the insurance industry?
By mistake of course. I left UPMC HR and applied for a job with Marsh thinking that benefits were health care and I ended up being a Bond Specialist for 10 years and the rest is history.
What’s one of your hobbies?
I haven’t done it in a while but I enjoy making jewelry.
What’s the last good book you read?
The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena
(Editor’s Note: Michelle is an avid reader and constantly keeps us all updated on which books to read next.)
What’s your favorite part of working at Babb, Inc.?
The GB team, because we are amazing together.
What was the first concert you went to?
My first concert was to see the incomparable Janet Jackson.
What is your favorite place in the world?
Any place by the ocean.
What have you recently binged on Netflix?
I recently just watched The Ranch
Do you play any instruments?
Not currently, but I did play the drums in High School.