Derek is the Claims Manager of the Commercial Insurance department at Brown & Brown of Detroit. In the role, he serves as the main contact for all commercial insurance clients when they need to report or follow up with a claim, or have a scenario occur that could lead to a claim. Derek also advocates on behalf of the client to ensure they are paid what they are owed when a claim occurs. He also participates in review of claims history and loss control visits. Derek’s favorite part of the job is assisting businesses recover after accidents. He holds his Property & Casualty license as well as the following designations from the American Institute of CPCU: AIC, ARM, AIN, and AIS. He is currently pursuing his CIC designation.