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George Sella
California, Casualty, Georgia: SVP, Broker

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Brown and RidingCasualtyLocation: Atlanta, GA — and — Los Angeles, CA Phone: 213.593.3456Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties: Construction and Real Estate, as well as all types of insurance programs for larger residential, commercial, and public works construction projects, developers, and contractors.

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Todd Horton
VP, Broker
Direct: 213.593.3427
Email: thorton@brcins.com

Diane Capouya
Associate Broker
Direct: 678.818.4955
Email: dcapouya@brcins.com

Chris Um
Associate Broker
Direct: 818.536.7246
Email: ChrisUm@brcins.com

Lauren Shane
California, Casualty: AVP, Broker

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Brown and RidingCasualtyLocation: Petaluma, CA Phone: 707.658.7165Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties: General and Environmental Liability, Excess Liability, Construction, Wraps, Product Liability, OL&T, and Commercial Auto

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Team:
Ramon Howing
SVP, Broker
Direct: 415.490.9405
Email: rhowing@brcins.com

Gregg Shannon
New York, Property: Associate Broker

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Brown and RidingPropertyLocation: New York, NY Phone: 212.299.4756Mobile: 631.245.0124Add to Address Book.

Jennifer Shapiro
Illinois, Property: Associate Broker

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Brown & RidingPropertyLocation: Chicago, IL Phone: 312.279.3668Add to Address Book.

Sheri Shapiro
California, Casualty, Management & Professional Liability: VP, Broker

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Brown and RidingCasualty, Management & Professional LiabilityLocation: Sherman Oaks, CA Phone: 818.536.7241Mobile: 310.228.0064Add to Address Book.
Biography
Specialties:
Casualty – General Liability, Excess, OCP, Products, Manufacturers, Distributors and Product Recall
Property – DIC including EQ / FL, Builder’s Risk, All Risk, Vacant Buildings, Stock Throughputs and other tough to place Property classes
Management & Professional Liability – D&O, EPL, Fiduciary, Crime, E&O and Cyber
Public Entity – General Liability, Excess Liability, Property, Excess Workers Compensation, Cyber, Pollution, Auto Liability and Physical Damage
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Team:
Linda Lassig
Account Executive
Direct: 818.536.7242
Email: llassig@brcins.com

Jeffery Short
California, Casualty: SVP, Hospitality Practice Leader, Broker

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Brown and RidingCasualtyLocation: Sherman Oaks, CA Phone: 818.536.7243Mobile: 818.203.9330Add to Address Book.
Biography
Specialties:
Casualty – Construction, Hospitality, Manufacturers, Distributors, Security Guards / Alarm, Amusement Facilities, Healthcare Facilities, Aviation Products, and HOA’s
Property – DIC including EQ / FL, Builder’s Risk, All Risk, and Vacant Buildings
Management & Professional Liability – D&O, EPL, Fiduciary, Crime, E&O, and Cyber
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Berry Smith
AVP, Account Executive
Direct: 818.536.7240
Email: bsmith@brcins.com

Maria Carvajal
Associate Broker
Direct: 818.536.7244
Email: mcarvajal@brcins.com

Alma Villalobos
Associate Broker
Direct: 818.536.7245
Email: avillalobos@brcins.com

Theresa Slusser
Missouri, Property: Account Executive

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Brown and RidingPropertyLocation: Kansas City, MO Phone: 816.915.3823Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties: Habitational, DIC, Wind Driven Accounts, Builder’s Risk

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Team:
Valerie Martin
SVP, Broker
Direct: 816.915.3826
Email: vmartin@brcins.com

Berry Smith
California, Casualty: AVP, Account Executive, Production Team Lead

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Brown and RidingCasualtyLocation: Sherman Oaks, CA Phone: 818.536.7240Add to Address Book.

Erika Smith
Property, Washington: Associate Broker

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Brown and RidingPropertyLocation: Seattle, WA Phone: 206.816.6762Add to Address Book.
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Team:
Teresa Cannon
SVP, Broker
Direct: 206.816.6730
Email: tcannon@brcins.com

Courtney Jeminez
AVP, Account Executive
Direct: 206.816.6738
Email: cjeminez@brcins.com

Miranda Gonzalez
Associate Broker
Direct: 206.816.6723
Email: mgonzalez@brcins.com

Carolyn Smolski
California, Property: Account Executive

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Brown and RidingPropertyLocation: Los Angeles, CA Phone: 213.593.3425Add to Address Book.
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Team:
Daniel Filbey
AVP, Broker
Direct: 415.593.3455
Email: dfilbey@brcins.com

Andreana Lopez
AVP, Account Executive
Direct: 213.593.3449
Email: alopez@brcins.com

Mark Schilde
Associate Broker
Direct: 213.320.3026
Email: mschilde@brcins.com

Kelly Sorensen
Illinois, Management & Professional Liability: AVP, Account Executive, Production Team Lead

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Brown and RidingManagement & Professional LiabilityLocation: Chicago, IL Phone: 312.279.3690Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties: Professional Liability, Privacy

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Team:
Doug Day
SVP, Broker
Direct: 312.279.3650
Email: dday@brcins.com

Laura Lusk
Associate Broker
Direct: 312.279.3703
Email: llusk@brcins.com

Jarret Stone
Property, Washington: Associate Broker

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Brown & RidingPropertyLocation: Seattle, WA Phone: 206.816.6722Add to Address Book.

Bill Stratico
California, Management & Professional Liability: SVP, Broker

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Brown and RidingManagement & Professional LiabilityLocation: Los Angeles, CA Phone: 213.593.3440Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties EPLI, Private Management Liability, Security/Privacy Liability

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Team:
Emily Chrismer
AVP, Account Executive
Direct: 678.225.1383
Email: echrismer@brcins.com

Bridgette Swearngin
Account Executive
Direct: 213.593.3419
Email: bswearngin@brcins.com

Bobbie Sundstrom
Management & Professional Liability, Washington: Associate Broker

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Brown & RidingManagement & Professional LiabilityLocation: Seattle, WA Phone: 206.816.6718Add to Address Book.
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Paul Nowak
EVP, Broker
Direct: 206.816.6721
Email: pnowak@brcins.com

Anne Lund
SVP, Broker
Direct: 206.816.6726
Email: alund@brcins.com

Jacob Brannan
Broker
Direct: 206.816.6709
Email: jbrannan@brcins.com

Sarah Roberts
Associate Broker
Direct: 206.816.6704
Email: sroberts@brcins.com

Bridgette Swearngin
California, Management & Professional Liability: Account Executive

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Brown and RidingManagement & Professional LiabilityLocation: Los Angeles, CA Phone: 213.593.3419Add to Address Book.
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Team:
Bill Stratico
SVP, Broker
Direct: 213.593.3440
Email: bstratico@brcins.com

Emily Chrismer
AVP, Account Executive
Direct: 678.225.1383
Email: echrismer@brcins.com

Carole Brown
Broker
Direct: 415.490.9410
Email: caroleb@brcins.com

Roy Thomas
Casualty, Georgia: SVP, Broker

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Brown and RidingCasualtyLocation: Atlanta, GA Phone: 678.225.1382Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties: Transportation

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Team:
Beau Cantrell
AVP, Broker
Direct: 678.818.4931
Email: bcantrell@brcins.com

Tiffany Toguchi
Management & Professional Liability, Washington: Associate Broker, Production Team Lead

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Brown and RidingManagement & Professional LiabilityLocation: Seattle, WA Phone: 206.816.6746Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties: Executive Liability coverages for Non-Profit organizations, including Healthcare and private company EPL

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Team:
Paul Nowak
EVP, Broker
Direct: 206.816.6721
Email: pnowak@brcins.com

Lisa Rodriguez
SVP, Broker
Direct: 206.816.6725
Email: lrodriguez@brcins.com

Mary Turek
Casualty, Illinois: AVP, Associate Broker, Production Team Lead

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Brown and RidingCasualtyHome Chicago, IL Phone: 312.279.3665Add to Address Book.
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Team:
Tim Pedersen Jr.
SVP, Broker
Direct: 312.279.3655
Email: tp2@brcins.com

Mark Heuer
VP, Broker
Direct: 312.279.3649
Email: mheuer@brcins.com

Christopher Um
California, Casualty: Associate Broker

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Brown & RidingCasualtyLocation: Sherman Oaks, CA Phone: 818.536.7246Add to Address Book.

Brad Vandenbroeck
Casualty, Michigan: SVP, Product Recall Practice Leader, Broker

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Brown and RidingCasualtyLocation: Grand Rapids, MI Phone: 616.285.6513Mobile: 313.333.8028Add to Address Book.
Biography

Specialties: Product Liability, Product Recall, Product Contamination, Alarm and Security Guard

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Team:
Laura Kuipers
Account Executive
Direct: 616.285.6508
Email: lkuipers@brcins.com

Mary Misner
Production Associate
Direct: 616.285.6511
Email: mmisner@brcins.com