Our Team

Brown and Brown Staff

Amanda Gowing
Account Manager Assistant
Andy Topie
Account Manager Assistant

Andrew Topie has worked as an Account Manager Assistant within Brown & Brown of Detroit’s Commercial Lines department since early 2020. In this role, he […]

Angela Ticconi
Commercial Lines Account Manager

Angela has been with Brown & Brown of Detroit since early 2018. In her current role as Commercial Lines Account Manager, she coordinates and markets […]

Anna Albus
Personal Lines Processor
Courtney Kuch
Commercial Lines Leader
Danielle Duval
Commercial Lines Associate

Danielle Duval has worked as a Commercial Lines Associate at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2018. In this role, she assists account managers with […]

Dell Johnson
Benefit Analyst

Dell Johnson serves as a Benefit Analyst at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, he evaluates clients’ inforce insurance plans and uses extensive […]

James Grawburg
Employee Benefits Advisor

James (Jim) Grawburg has worked as an Employee Benefits Advisor at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2018. In his current role, Jim works on […]

Jenna Benvenuti
Marketing Assistant

Jenna Benvenuti has worked as a Marketing Assistant at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2018. In her current role, she assists the marketing team […]

Jill Allison
Commercial Insurance Account Manager

Jill works as an Account Manager within the Commercial Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. As an Account Manager, she assists Insurance Advisors […]

Joseph Buick
Commercial Insurance Advisor

Joe Buick has served as a Vice President at Brown & Brown of Detroit since joining the organization in 2019. In this role he serves […]

Josh Hart
Commercial Insurance Advisor

Josh Hart joined Brown & Brown of Detroit as a Commercial Insurance Advisor in early 2020. In this role he serves his valued insurance clients […]

Kenneth Logan
Commercial Insurance Agent

Kenneth Logan has worked as a Marketing Analyst at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2018. In this role, he assists our Marketing Leader with […]

Kristine Whitney
Account Service Coordinator

Kris is a Benefits Account Service Coordinator at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she handles client service-related issues from enrollments and terminations […]

Krystn McIntyre
Enrollment Specialist

Krystn McIntyre has served as an Enrollment Specialist within the Employee Benefits department of Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2017. In this role, she […]

Lisa Haines
Personal Lines Leader

WHAT I DO: I am passionate about setting people up for success by solving their financial challenges and protecting their wealth through risk management with […]

Lynda Stivers
Receptionist
Mary Jerome
Senior Account Manager

Mary Jerome has served as a Senior Account Manager within Brown & Brown of Detroit’s Employee Benefits division since 2020. Mary has over 15 years […]

Megan Weiss
Account Manager Assistant
Michelle Renaud
Benefit Analyst
Rachel Nicholas
Account Manager Assistant
Regina Krajenke

Regina Krajenke works as an Account Manager within the Personal Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides the appropriate […]

Sandy Birko
Account Service Coordinator
Sharise Eckenrode
Account Service Coordinator
Sheryl Terman
Client Service Representative
Theresa Davis
Enrollment Specialist

Theresa Davis works as an Enrollment Specialist at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she coordinates benefit enrollments, implementation, employee communications, and contract […]

Todd Piersol
Executive Vice President

Todd Piersol relocated to Brown & Brown of Detroit in early 2013 to work as Profit Center Leader here. He has worked for Brown & […]

Victoria McGowan
Client Service Representative
Brian Pilarski
Commercial Agent

Brian Pilarski joined Brown & Brown in 2009 as commercial insurance agent. Brian’s primary focus is to continue to deliver insurance solutions to support his […]

Steve Hettrick
Benefits Leader

Steve Hettrick has been an Employee Benefits Producer at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2004. He has been in the insurance industry since 1993. […]

Elizabeth Ellis
Accounting Leader

Liz is the Accounting Leader at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she is responsible for the accounting and financial operations of the […]

Cheetah
Office Security

Brown & Brown is, at its foundation, a meritocracy. This means that our employees rise and fall on their individual merit. We value personal responsibility, […]

Amy LoPiccolo
Benefits Operation Leader

Amy LoPiccolo has been the Operations Leader of the Employee Benefits department of Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2016. Prior to taking on a […]

Jillian Nemeth
Sales & Operations Coordinator

Jillian serves as Sales & Operations Coordinator at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she supports all divisions within the office. Jillian improves […]

Linda Knarre
Receptionist

Linda works as one of the Receptionists at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she warmly greets clients and guests, directs incoming calls […]

Kristi Brokaw
Staff Accountant

Kristi Brokaw serves as Staff Accountant and Team Resources at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In these roles, her duties include payroll, human resources, cash […]

Melinda Anderson
Administrative Assistant

Melinda works as an Administrative Assistant within the Agency Services department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides important support in […]

Cindy Schultz
Account Manager

Cindy Schultz has worked as a Personal Insurance Advisor at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2012. She has over 23 total years of experience […]

Jane Prichard
Account Manager

Jane is a Personal Lines Account Manager at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides the appropriate personal property and casualty insurance […]

Lisa Kennedy
Account Manager

Lisa is a Personal Lines Account Manager at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides the appropriate personal property and casualty insurance […]

Lydia Carmona
Account Manager

Lydia Carmona works as an Account Manager within the Personal Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides the appropriate […]

Dan West
Commercial Advisor

Dan West has worked as a Commercial Insurance Producer at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 1989 and he has been involved in the insurance […]

Derek Wesch
Claims Manager

Derek is the Claims Manager of the Commercial Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In the role, he serves as the main contact […]

Whitney Watson
Assistant Account Manager

Whitney serves as Assistant Account Manager at Brown & Brown of Detroit. She assists the commercial lines department with tasks such as document scanning, mail […]

Drew Strouse
Commercial Advisor

Drew is a Commercial Insurance Advisor at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, he helps clients understand how their commercial property and casualty […]

Jim Libs
Commercial Advisor

Jim Libs has worked as a Commercial Insurance Producer at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2004. He possesses 37 years of total experience in […]

Patrick Kennedy
Marketing Analyst

Patrick leads the insurance negotiation and placement for our Detroit office.  Patrick has spent his entire career in the insurance industry, working as a risk […]

Jennifer Hendrix
Account Manager

Jennifer Hendrix works as an Account Manager within the Commercial Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides excellent customer […]

Jim Farber
Commercial Advisor

Jim is president of Executive Strategies, a national retail and wholesale specialty insurance division of Brown & Brown of Detroit. Executive Strategies is dedicated to […]

Diana Domin
Account Manager

Diana Domin works as an Account Manager within the Commercial Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides excellent customer […]

Heather Doetsch
Account Manager

Heather Doetsch works as an Account Manager within the Commercial Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides excellent customer […]

Christopher Bolton
Commercial Advisor

Chris Bolton has worked as a commercial producer at Brown & Brown of Detroit since April 2015. Chris is experienced and skilled at brokering all […]

Jerry Zaccardelli
Benefits Advisor

Jerry Zaccardelli has been with Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2001. He has held several positions here over the years, and currently works as […]

Maryann VanHevel
Benefit Analyst

Maryann VanHevel works as a Benefit Analyst at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she is responsible for the annual renewal process, which […]

Karen Roehrig
Benefit Analyst

Karen Roehrig works as a Benefit Analyst at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she is responsible for the annual renewal process, which […]

Sharon Nummer
Account Manager

Sharon is a Client Service Representative within the Employee Benefits department of Brown & Brown of Detroit. Her job is to help clients and their […]

Richard Monahan
Benefits Advisor

Richard has specialized in employee benefits since graduating from the University of Michigan (AB – Economics) in 1986. After beginning his career with The Equitable […]

Tricia Godin
Benefits Advisor

Tricia Godin has been with Brown & Brown of Detroit since June of 2015. In her role as Employee Benefits Producer, she consults with business […]

Amy Gillis
Benefit Analyst

Amy serves as a Benefits Analyst at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she is responsible for the annual renewal process, which could […]

Tracey Eichenlaub
Account Executive

Tracey Eichenlaub has been at Brown & Brown of Detroit since 2012. However, she has over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, and […]

Mary Dereszewski
Account Manager

Mary is an Enrollment Specialist within the Employee Benefits department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she coordinates enrollment implementation, develops employee […]

Dawn Couey
Account Manager

Dawn works as an Account Manager within the Employee Benefits department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she provides full-service enrollment and customer […]

Sonya Hunter
Account Manager

Sonya Hunter is an Account Manager within the Employee Benefits department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she acts as a liaison between […]

Krystn Clark
Benefits Advisor

Krystn Clark is an Employee Benefits Advisor at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In this role, she works with new and existing business clients to […]