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.”™
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.
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."
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.
As the Director of Client Management, Adam is responsible for building, developing, and maintaining client relationships within BPC, including professional athletes and high-profile individuals. His passion for sports and entertainment matches his professionalism in this unique space. An Ohio State University graduate, Adam also enjoys traveling abroad, camping, and spending time with his family.
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 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, 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 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.
With over 20 years’ experience in the insurance world, Jackie has never turned down a challenge — she thrives on it! BPC clients don’t have your typical exposures and she is excited to listen to the client’s needs so she can customize coverage to fit their lifestyle. Jackie is on the board of trustees for the Insurance Board of Northern Ohio and is also the co-chair of the insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Associate Board. When she’s not at the office, Jackie is making sure her 3 kids are living their best life by being their chauffer to their many activities along with being their biggest cheerleader.
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 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.
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.
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.