MBA 2020 | Risk Management and Insurance


Shannon Mullins graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Retail. After graduation, she initially pursued a career in retail management as the assistant store manager for BCBG Max Azria’s largest factory outlet store in the Midwest. After deciding she wanted to pursue a more challenging and overall business focused career, Shannon was given the opportunity join Zurich Insurance in the Underwriter Training Program at Zurich North America. During her time with Zurich, Shannon led her region in new business premium two years in a row and learned how insurance impacts business in many varied ways. This diversity and breadth of exposure has peaked her interest in risk management and insurance in general.

When not working, Shannon enjoys staying very active through yoga and pilates and spending time with her dog, Lucy.

Shannon is very excited to continue her education and pursue her MBA at the Wisconsin School of Business. She found strong interest to continue her career in risk management and insurance while at Zurich and wants to strengthen her overall business acumen and expertise in her chosen field.