Susan D. Pavone, CPCU

Vice President, Underwriting

Susan joined Topa with more than 25 unique years of insurance experience. She began her insurance career as a personal lines underwriter and has held leadership positions in underwriting, operations, investments, claims and insurance technology. Prior to joining Topa, Susan held Director of Underwriting positions at Explorer Insurance, Alliance United Insurance and Farmers Insurance. 

As Vice President of Underwriting, Susan is responsible for all facets of our commercial underwriting.

Susan obtained both her BA and MBA from California State University, Northridge, where she joined Zeta Tau Alpha. Susan supports the local insurance industry serving as the Chairperson for the CA Fair Plan underwriting committee and previously serving as Vice President of the El Camino CPCU Chapter.

Susan holds the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Market Conduct Management (MCM) designations.  

You probably didn't know... I was on the TV show "Family Feud"...and we won!

Best Concert: Brooks & Dunn -- Go Country music!!

Back to Team