Areli Perez started with Premier Group Insurance since 2008 and is the first ten year employee at PGI. Started as a receptionist at Premier and is now the Commissions and Accounting manager. Born in Zacatecas Mexico she came to the United States when she was 3 years old. Working her way to the manager position Areli believes, if you work hard enough there is nothing you can’t do. She loves to travel and spend time with her son and family.
Patricia Tong was born in San Jose, California and raised in Houston, Texas. She went to the University of Houston, where she graduated with a B.B.A in Finance and Marketing. After graduating college, she travelled the world working on a cruise ship in Hawaii, and then eventually working as a flight attendant for 5 years. Flight attending eventually brought her to Denver in 2013, where she fell in love with the mountains and sunshine. After deciding to settle down and retire her wings, she pursued teaching math at Denver Public Schools. After realizing teaching wasn’t for her, she went on to work at Premier Group Insurance, where she has been on the commissions and accounting team since the Summer of 2017.
Jeff Boivin has been with Premier Group Insurance since January 2017. Jeff enjoys working with technology to improve PGI, helping agents with their commissions, & working with a great team. Jeff’s career has also included work in mental health & special education. Jeff grew up in Illinois & went to the University of Arizona in Tucson before moving to Denver in 2012.
Jordan Abeyta specializes in accounts receivables, payables, and agency bill policies. At PGI she assists agents with financing, completing payments, and answers questions regarding agency bill commission. Jordan is a Colorado native, which she graduated from CU Denver with her B.B.A in Accounting. If Jordan isn’t at work, she is either traveling to a new city or hanging out with her niece and nephews. Jordan believes in living her best life so she works hard and her very best every day.
Josephine emigrated from South Korea at age 11 and settled in Colorado. She attended University of Colorado in Boulder, studied abroad in Germany and then moved to Los Angeles. She met her husband in 2002 and moved to San Diego and started a family. Josephine’s previous employment includes Hyundai, PepsiCo, Commercial Real Estate Appraising and Property Management. She enjoys cooking, gardening and going to the gym.
Gary Menary was born and raised in San Rafael, California and relocated to Denver in 2021. He went to the University of Redlands, in Southern California, where he was a scholar athlete on the men’s basketball team. Gary graduated with a Bachelors in Business Administration. He enjoys playing golf and basketball in his spare time.