DEE MACHEDA, MS, AAI, AINS, AIS, ITP
Dee Macheda was the New York State Agents’ Association’s Curriculum Development, Design & Instruction Specialist. In that position, she developed curriculum, taught and managed the in-house program which provided IIABNY members with on site classes.
Prior to her Specialist job, Dee has been both the Director of Research and Director of Education for IIABNY, both a Personal and Commercial Lines Underwriter, and a commercial lines CSR. Dee has a B.S. from Syracuse University and an MS in Adult Education through Elmira College. She was one of the first people to receive the ITP (Insurance Training Professional) certification from SITE (Society of Insurance Trainers and Educators).
She has also attained the Accredited Advisor in Insurance, the Associate in General Insurance and the Associate in Insurance Services national designations.
In 2008, Dee was named Insurance Person of Distinction at Syracuse I Day. In 2009 she was presented IIABA's national InVEST Dach award to recognize her dedication and commitment to promoting the career of insurance to high school students. In 2010, she received the Babette Traub Award from the Tri-County Independent Insurance Agents Association for her dedication and commitment to high educational standards.