Meet the BPC Advisors Team

Introduction

Our Approach

Brunswick Private Client members are high achievers whose lives have unique complexities requiring a personalized approach. It is for this reason BPC is made up by a team of highly specialized Personal Risk Officers. Each team member goes through extensive training and are experts in the world of insurance to ensure your needs are always met.

At Brunswick Private Client we understand the demands of your life and the complexities that come with being highly successful. For high achievers, work does not stop at 5pm and flying to multiple countries in a week is not an anomaly. It is why we each BPC member is assigned their own Personal Risk Officer who will be available whenever our members need them the most. By providing 24/7/365 direct access to your own Personal Risk Officer, BPC will be providing you with the customer experience and level of service you and your demanding life deserve.

Below, meet our team of BPC advisors whose passion is to “Insure the world you love and everything in it.”™

Personnel

Our Team

Todd Stein, President & CEO

As President and CEO of Brunswick Companies, Todd specializes in the areas of risk management and corporate insurance programs, where he has over 40 years of experience. Todd has appeared as a guest speaker for the Ohio Chapter of CPAs, The International Council of Shopping Centers, and various other industry seminars related to insurance risk management, workers' compensation, and claims management. Todd graduated from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business with a Bachelor of Science in Insurance and Risk Management, Accounting.

Michelle Hirsch

Michelle Hirsch, Senior Vice President

For over 15 years, Michelle has managed department operations, marketing, and overall corporate business development at Brunswick Companies. Working with all of the business units internally, as well as external sources of influence, Michelle's main goal is to make sure BPC is at the forefront of the insurance industry. Michelle earned her MBA from Case Western University's Weatherhead School of Management and was named in the Class of 2008 Crain's Cleveland Business Top "Twenty in Their 20's" and Class of 2017 "Forty Under 40."

Rachele Spencer

Rachele Spencer, CIC CISR, Personal Lines Manager

For over 20 years, Rachele's specialty has been personal insurance with a focus on developing comprehensive risk management programs for her BPC clients. Her experience working with single and multi-family offices provides a unique perspective on meeting the needs of this clientele and those that support them. In addition to her clients, a strong network of financial and wealth advisors leverages her knowledge in partnership with high profile clients and professional athletes. Rachele earned her degree from Baldwin Wallace University and is a Certified Insurance Counselor through the National Alliance for Insurance Education and Research.

Barbara Kindel, CIC CISR

Barbara takes pride in learning what her clients are passionate about and then crafting a BPC program that is unique to their needs. With over 30 years in the insurance industry, she enjoys the fact that no two clients are the same – no cookie cutter approach here! Barbara is married with two adult children, is an avid runner, and is currently training for a marathon. Always wanting to educate herself on the latest insurance trends, Barbara is working on her Certified Personal Risk Manager (CPRM) designation.

Abby Diamond

Abby loves working with new BPC clients to make sure they find the right coverages and carrier to fit their needs. Since entering the insurance business several years ago, Abby looks forward to working with our different carriers to understand new coverage enhancements and changes. Abby is also a licensed acupuncturist and enjoys making healthy treats for her two daughters. She is working towards earning her Certified Personal Risk Manager (CPRM) designation.

Carolyn Miller

Carolyn Miller, CISR

With over 20 years in the insurance industry, Carolyn excels at helping BPC clients understand their coverage needs by making sure insurance is never painful or boring. She prides herself on being there for her clients to advocate on their behalf and ensure a smooth claims process when the unexpected happens. When she’s not working, Carolyn enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, as well as volunteering at the local animal shelter.

Gia Gattarello

Gia Gattarello

Gia loves going above and beyond to make sure each client has exceptional, personal support. Her favorite part of being on the BPC team is that her coworkers are always willing to help and jump in when needed. When she’s not working, Gia likes being outdoors and spending time with family, friends and her dog, Gigi. She entered the insurance industry over 10 years ago and has enjoyed every day since.

Susanne Lester

Susanne Lester, CISR

For over 20 years, Susanne has enjoyed building relationships with her BPC clients, listening to their needs, and digging out possible exposures through conversation. The high-net worth insurance world is always changing and challenging, so Susanne makes sure her clients are always a few steps ahead of the curve. When she’s not at the office, Susanne enjoys attending her sons' sporting events, going on nature walks, and spending time with her family.

Tyler Ring

Tyler Ring

Tyler enjoys helping BPC clients and making sure they always receive the best quality of service. Interfacing with such a supportive and hardworking team is why he loves working at Brunswick. Before entering the insurance industry a few years ago, Tyler graduated from Ball State University with a BFA in Dance. In his spare time, Tyler enjoys teaching and educating young dancers, traveling to new places, and drinking exotic coffees.

Robin Loomis

Robin Loomis

With over 20 years of experience in P&C insurance, Robin most enjoys helping her BPC clients gain the coverage they need. She is tuned in to each client's needs and uses that relationship to customize coverages that are as unique as her clients. An avid crafter and gardener, Robin also enjoys spending time with her husband, children, and grandchildren.

Lisa Loomis

With over 10 years in the insurance industry, Lisa loves being part of a hardworking, dedicated, and fun BPC team who are all working toward the same goal: to make sure their clients’ assets are properly protected. When Lisa’s not working, she enjoys traveling and hiking with her husband and two daughters.

Sonya Stone

With close to 20 years of experience in Personal Risk Insurance Management, Sonya enjoys connecting with her clients to establish trust as their Personal Risk Advisor. Sonya specializes in working with successful individuals and families and understands that success comes with more exposure. She is passionate about sharing her insurance knowledge with a relatable approach. Sonya earned her Personal Lines Insurance Certificate through The Insurance Community University and continues to pursue education focusing on Private Client Exposure. Outside of the office, she enjoys life with her husband and two children. Sonya loves interior design and event planning, and you can often find her on a softball field playing team mom, traveling, or planning a fun celebration.

Jamie Gutierrez, CPRIA

With over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry Jamie prides herself on building relationships and providing individualized service to each of her clients. Jamie has stayed educated in the high net worth space by obtaining her Chartered Private Risk and Insurance Advisor designation that was created specifically for agents looking to give sound advice to clients by providing them with specialized solutions to the many complex industry issues we are currently facing. When Jamie isn’t working, she enjoys spending time with her two young daughters, whether cheering them on in sports, walking their 3 dogs together, enjoying musicals and movies or enjoying quality time together outdoors.

Sarah Limeer, CPRM, CISR

Sarah is passionate about managing client’s risk through insurance protection and education. With over 20 years of experience, Sarah has diligently worked to expand her insurance knowledge through education and varied industry experience. She applies that knowledge to build and maintain personalized insurance programs for her clients. Sarah earned her bachelor’s degree from Cleveland State University and the Certified Personal Risk Manager designation through the National Alliance. In her free time, Sarah enjoys the outdoors, reading, and traveling.

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