Jennifer Wadsworth of Union has joined Allen Insurance and Financial as a customer service representative based in the company's Chestnut Street office.

Wadsworth, a Union native, is a graduate of South Hope Christian School. She has two years experience as an account manager for another local insurance agency working primarily with business insurance customers. She is studying for Maine certification for life and health insurance as part of Allen's in-house education program.

"Insurance can be very complicated and confusing, and I enjoy being able to understand and explain it to our customers," she said in a news release.

Outside of work, she enjoys camping and cooking and spending time with friends and family.