Progressive Insurance's spokeswoman 'Flo' had to start somewhere, and that somewhere is right here in New York.

Everyone's favorite insurance spokesperson is a graduate of Binghamton University.

It turns out that 'Flo' whose real name is Stephanie Courtney, is a creative writing major and graduated from BU in 1992.

She was even invited back to give the commencement speech in 2015.

In fact, there's more to Stephanie Courtney than just insurance commercials, take a look at the video below to learn more.

How cool is that?

She's also been in Skittles commercials, a few TV shows and has worked with comedy superstars like Will Forte and Melissa McCarthy in the L.A. based sketch comedy group 'The Groundlings.'


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