In the insurance business since 1977, Marie Finley started with Prudential Insurance Company as a debit agent selling life and health products. She joined Chicago Metropolitan Consultants Inc. and started working with property and casualty insurance, first in personal lines and later in commercial lines. She simultaneously handled all accounting and introduced automation to the agency in 1987. Marie joined Concklin-Crandall Insurance Agency after they purchased Metropolitan in 1992. Concklin Insurance Agency was established the following year with Marie as Systems Manager and Lead CSR. In 2000, she was promoted to Commercial Lines, Office and Systems Manager. In 2006, she was named Vice President of Operations.