Lina S. Jayme, CIC, AAI, CPIW, VP of Brokerage
Lina taught Physics and Mathematics in a private high school in Manila, Philippines after she graduated from M.I.T. with degree in B.S. Mathematics. Her family moved to Guam in 1972 where she transitioned to selling all lines of insurance as a Broker. In 1976, the family moved to Portland, OR where she was employed by Fred S. James & Co of OR (became Sedgwick of OR and now Marsh, U.S.A), for 17 years. She served in various capacities; rating supervisor, agency underwriter, manager of Commercial Training and Education Dept, and Asst. Vice Pres. of Marketing. In 2002, Lina became a principal and President of Pacific Marine & Energy Resources, Inc., a retail agency specializing in insurance for marine and related industry until 2010. Prior to MPG, Lina was the Senior VP, Marine Brokerage Division of Bliss & Glennon, Inc. Her passion for continuous education has helped her attain three professional designations, CIC, AAI, and CPIW, and working on 4th, the AMIM. Lina is a Surplus Line Signatory in Oregon. For community involvement, Lina co-founded the Philippine American Chamber of Commerce of Oregon in 1996 and served as Executive Vice President for 4 years. Lina’s family consist of a retired electrical engineer husband, 2 children (Journalist and IT Manager), and both are proud grandparents of 4 boys and 1 girl, ages 1 to 8 years old. Cooking, crocheting, dancing and solving Cross-Word and Sudoku puzzles are her favorite past times.