Fatima Dean

Fatima Dean

Title: Chief Underwriting Officer
Mobile Phone: (919) 793-6169
Office Phone: (919) 462-9730 x69737
Email Address: fdean@redwoodsgroup.com

Favorite Charity: Dress for Success
Favorite Youth Programming Area: Youth Development
Interests: Zumba, Watching College Sports, Mentoring

Executive Bio:

Fatima joined Redwoods in 2002 and now serves as the Chief Underwriting Officer. Her career began with State Farm Insurance Company in Charlottesville, VA where she was an intern and later an Underwriter in the Personal Lines Division. After relocating to Raleigh, she worked as a Senior Underwriter at Highlands Insurance Group before finding her way to Redwoods. Her previous roles at Redwoods include Associate Underwriter, Underwriter/Senior Underwriter and Director of Underwriting Operations. Fatima is a Virginia native and received her B.A. degree in Psychology from the University of Virginia. While Fatima is a career underwriter, she enjoys the blend of insurance and deep mission that she has found at Redwoods. Outside of work, Fatima is passionate about her work as a volunteer with Dress for Success as a career coach helping to empower women to achieve economic independence. Fatima lives in Garner, NC with her husband, James and children, Breelyn and Garrison.