Ms. Materi has been working in the insurance industry for over 20 years. Her career began as a broker and six years later she joined SMI as a Commercial/Farm Underwriter. In 2011, she assumed a claims adjuster role until 2015 where she moved into the position of Underwriting Supervisor. Ms. Materi was promoted to the role of Underwriting Manager in 2019 and assumed the role of Associate Vice President, Underwriting in 2021. Ms. Materi obtained her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designation in 2006, her Business Administration Certificate (BAC) from the University of Saskatchewan in 2015, and her FCIP designation the following year in 2016.