John Oliver is fourth generation Texan, born in Tyler, Texas and raised in Austin. Oliver graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in business. Following graduation he was a Commissioned Officer in the US Army with the MP Corps for 8 years, with two years of active duty in Germany and Fort Hood, Texas.
Following his Army duty, Oliver worked 10 years in the Banking Industry in Texas, working as a Bank Examiner for the State of Texas Banking Department, then 8 years as a Commercial Lending Officer with City National Bank of Austin. After leaving CNB, Oliver worked in the Real Estate and Private Investment Industry, founding and selling numerous business entities. In the late 80’s Oliver began his career in the Insurance Industry.
Mr. Oliver is married to Ingrid Albrecht Oliver and has three children, Patricia Van Doren and Stacey Oliver of Austin, and Johanna Oliver of Miami, Florida.
Ms. Sharpe has worked for 3 | Oliver since November of 2011. Melisa is the Administrative Manager of the Oliver Companies. In addition to handling the HR and Administrative needs of Oliver Group, she works with Carrier relations and monitors and assists with Client and Customer Service throughout the different 3 Oliver Entities.
Melisa has an educational background in Applied Science in Criminal Justice. She holds licensing for Life, Health and P&C Insurance.
Melisa is the mother of a son, and lives in Round Rock, Texas.
Beatriz Gómez-Bennett “Bea” has worked with 3 Oliver Agency since 2014. She was born and raised in México City, attending schools in Mexico and focusing on marketing and sales.
In 2007 Ms. Gomez started her career as a financial consultant and Insurance agent with ING México.
Leaving ING, she marketed Investments products with Supra Invest México and Inbursa in 2009.
Ms. Gomez moved to Austin, Texas in October 2011 and obtained her licensing with the Texas Department of Insurance for Life, Health, and Property and Casualty General Lines.
In 2013 Ms. Gomez joined the Oliver Group of Companies as Director of Marketing for 3 Oliver Agency, with a focus on Specialty Insurance products for commercial and personal lines in International Markets.
Beatriz is a proud mother of two children.