Mitsuko 'Mimi' Ihaza
Mimi's journey to becoming an insurance professional was a path less traveled. After graduating from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2018 with a degree in chemical engineering, she dove headfirst into the world of chemical processes and industry. For years, Mimi worked diligently in the chemical engineering sector, gaining valuable skills and insights into complex systems.
However, the call of her community and a desire to make a more direct impact on people's lives led Mimi to make a career shift in early 2023. Joining her father's insurance agency, Mimi brought her analytical and problem-solving abilities from the engineering world, along with a fresh perspective and a passion for helping others.
When she’s not assisting customers with their insurance needs, you can often find her exploring the beautiful Chicago landscape on her bike or challenging herself on the bouldering walls at local climbing gym.
With a strong sense of community and a commitment to excellence, Mimi is your go-to source for auto and home insurance in the Chicago area. Her unique background in chemical engineering, combined with her genuine passion for assisting customers, helping see that you'll receive not only top-notch insurance solutions but also a caring and empathetic listener who understands your needs. When you choose Mimi as your insurance agent, you're not just getting a professional; you're gaining help in safeguarding your future and your assets.