“I think of myself as an advocate for my clients. Not only in finding the perfect health benefits package for them but also in ensuring that they receive the benefits they pay for through the year.”
Maria Barron worked in the health insurance industry for over 30 years. She began her career as a claims analyst, processing dental, prescription, medical and disability claims. This experience provides her with a comprehensive understanding of how the insurance system works. As a claims manager with Zenith Administrators, Maria worked with consultants creating health benefit packages for a diverse clientele-from plumbers unions to school unions to Municipal accounts. She now brings this experience to Barbary Insurance Brokerage.
Maria graduated with a BA in psychology from San Francisco State. She was born in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico and immigrated to the Bay Area when she was 5 years old. Maria strongly believes in community. Currently, she is a member of the Golden Gate Business Association, chairperson of the Business Exchange network and vice president of the New Ventures chapter of Business Network International. Maria also sings with the Threshold Choir-helping hospice patients with their transition.
Maria is passionate about using her knowledge, talents and experience to help others.