Local Benefits And Consulting Firm Adds Decorated Hire To Sales Team

DURHAM, N.C., April 15, 2015 – Hill, Chesson & Woody, a local benefits and consulting firm, has announced the hiring of Patricia Wilkins as Business Development Associate Team Lead. In this role, Wilkins functions as both a leader and doer, providing position leadership and insights, supporting corporate strategic objectives while being a ‘hands-on’ member of the team. She is responsible for managing a team of business development associates while working closely with sales and marketing.

Wilkins comes to HCW with 15 years of experience in management and sales with the Limited Inc. as a District Sales Manager and 8 years experience in the insurance field working for both MassMutual and John Hancock in client relations and new advisor development. As the current SAFEchild Board President, Wake County Guardian ad Litem, Women’s Giving Network membership chairman, former President of the Junior League of Raleigh and with 10 years on the Project Enlightenment Board of Advisors, Wilkins is a decorated member of the community. She is also a 2014 graduate of Leadership Raleigh.

Wilkins received her Bachelor of Science in industrial relations from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She resides in Raleigh with her husband and two children.

“I was looking for the perfect position that married my professional and volunteer skills, and I’ve found that here at HCW!” said Wilkins. “I’m thrilled to be able to utilize my passion for developing relationships and true customer service for our clients.”

“We are excited to bring Pat on board,” said Todd Yates, HCW managing partner. “Her string of successes in both her professional and personal life will lend themselves well to our sales team. Pat was searching for a role that focused on building relationships in a company with a positive culture, and we are happy to announce she found it!”