Maria C. Hairston has joined UnitedHealthcare as new business coordinator for key accounts in Western Pennsylvania.
In her position, Ms. Hairston will work with the commercial group sales teams and health insurance brokers to manage direct sales of medical, dental vision, life and disability insurance to small and large employer groups in the 29 counties of western Pennsylvania. She will manage both fully insured and self-funded employer groups.
Ms. Hairston has more than 15 years of experience in the insurance industry. Before joining UnitedHealthcare, she worked for Truschel Insurance agency.
She previously worked as a broker relations consultant and marketing administration manager for HealthAmerica. She also served as director of client relations for Matthews Insurance Group and as account manager for Federated Investors.
She graduated from Point Park University with a bachelor of science degree in biology and medical technology. She currently resides in Mount Washington with her husband Glenn and two daughters.