Amy Sims

SENIOR INSURANCE EDITOR
EXPERTISE
  • Auto insurance
  • Property insurance
  • Insurance policies and procedures
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor’s degree in communication with a concentration in social interaction, University of Texas at San Antonio

Amy Sims is a senior editor for Bankrate. Amy leads a team responsible for creating educational insurance content that helps people find the right information for their insurance needs. She has held multiple roles in the insurance field, starting as a licensed agent and then leading compliance strategies in the insurance space. Now, she spends her time supporting readers on their insurance journey by helping them make informed decisions.

Amy has 12 years of insurance experience, primarily in the personal lines field focusing on auto, homeowners, renters, umbrella and flood insurance. She has written insurance policies in nearly every state and, therefore, has a vast understanding of state requirements.

When she is not working, Amy enjoys spending time with her family, playing with her dogs, reading and traveling.

Amy earned her bachelor’s degree in communication with a concentration in social interaction from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2011. Soon, she will pursue her master’s degree in organizational development.

Trust and transparency are important to me so that you can make informed decisions.

— Amy Sims