Tandeka Nomvete graduated from Georgia State University in 2013 with a BBA in Risk Management and Insurance, minor in Actuarial Science. Upon graduating, she joined Marsh USA, Inc. and worked for the commercial insurance brokerage for five years. As an Associate Account Executive, she managed client service needs over multiple product lines within both the National Brokerage and Global Risk Management arenas. She coordinated the technical advice, product expertise and comprehensive review of client risks and worked with placement teams to ensure the best terms and pricing for her clients. Seeking to meaningfully impact students and their career exposure and opportunities in the insurance industry, Tandeka joined Gamma Iota Sigma in 2019 as the Director of Chapter Engagement. While working for this student association, Tandeka developed and managed national resources for the local chapters and student officers to foster effective chapter management and inclusive membership. Tandeka joined Questpro in October 2020 to lead the QGrads division and facilitate more opportunities for students and recent graduates to obtain internships and jobs within the insurance industry.
Tandeka was born and raised in South Africa and immigrated to the United States at 17 years old. She resides in Miami, FL with her husband, Miguel, who immigrated from Mexico in 2015. Tandeka and Miguel love to travel the world, scuba dive, snorkel, and explore unique restaurants and attractions. Tandeka’s passions include: mentoring college students, networking, planning and hosting events, attracting top talent, tackling retention issues, challenging status quo and championing all Justice, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (JEDI) initiatives.