All associates of Technical Assurance are degreed professionals with a passion for success. Each share in the company’s mission and each are committed to delivering a recognizable difference in service.
Michele Bonnin, Senior Account Manager
Michele is a graduate of Austin College and has worked with Ed and Phil since 1992, accumulating nearly 20 years of contract surety bond experience. She provides operational oversight to the client/surety procurement process and works closely with the partners in financial statement and jobs in progress analysis.
Michele also works closely with area owners, architects, and engineers with contract compliance and project finance, set aside requirements and has accepted responsibility for any Miscellaneous Surety requests including License bonds, Lein Releases, or other Financial Guarantees.
Erica Cox, Account Manager
Erica graduated with Honors from Johnson & Wales University in May 2001, and accepted accounting roles with Service Systems Associates and The Houston Zoo. As their Accounting Manager, Erica provided management and operational oversight to the company’s internal processes which included AIA payment applications, receivables, payables and the various financial reporting documents.
Erica joined Technical Assurance in 2008, taking responsibility for the agency's procurement process including client job requests, carrier authorizations, document execution and delivery. Erica is also responsible for the agency's Information Technologies and Data Management.
Pattie Frazier, Controller
Pattie is a 1986 alumni of Texas Tech University graduating Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. Past employment includes a staff auditor's position with Price Waterhouse, CPA, and subsequently, a Controllers position with Trammell Crow Company overseeing their South Central and DFW retail offices and divisions. Her duties included budgeting, variance reporting, forecasting, cash flow projections, and preperation of their monthly & annual financial statements; all in coordination with the asset managers, lenders, partners and outside investors.
Pattie joined the Technical Assurance team of professionals in 2009 and is responsible for all accounting functions including collections, monthly cash flow and variance reporting, statements, audit preparation, and tax reporting.