Claudia B. Hnatiw, licensed in Property and Casualty Insurance, has seventeen years of experience working in Nationwide claims and is bilingual—speaking both Spanish and English. She enjoys working with individuals, families, and businesses.
“ I love being able to help people,” she says, “to educate them on things they may not understand, If people have the right insurance, they’ll be prepared if and when they suffer a loss and I really like being able to make. a difference.”
Originally from Mexico City, Claudia moved to the United States in her early twenties after earning a degree at the Institute of International Languages in Mexico City, teaching English and working in retail sales. She began working for Nationwide Insurance in Gainesville, Florida as a claims specialist and then subsequently moved t o Annapolis, Maryland with her husband Paul five years ago. “Insurance is never boring,” she says, “ because there is always something new to investigate.”
Due to her background working with insurance claims, Claudia is keenly aware of how important it is for clients to purchase liability protection for any situation they may encounter. “I enjoy getting to know the customers and to help them assess what types of insurance they need.,” she says.
In her free time, Claudia enjoys watching “ really good movies.” Two of her favorites are Forest Gump and Gran Torino. She is passionate about animal welfare and an important member of her family is a senior cat adopted from the SPCA named Jerome. Long distance running is another of Claudia’s interests and she looking forward to signing up for another half marathon in the near future. Wish her luck and stop by to see her. She is primarily based at the Edgewater Office at. 2981 Solomon’s Island Road/. Peter B. Crilly & Associates are open Monday through Friday 9:00 to 5:00 and by appointment and have two offices; 2551 Riva Road, #3 in Annapolis and the 2981 Solomon’s Island Road offices Edgewater. . Visit them online at annapolisinsurance.net or call 410-571-1771 or 410-956-1111