Meet the Team

Gallagher Bassett North America is led by an impressive executive team who are specialized in insurance carriers and passionate about business development, client experience, and corporate culture.

Mike Hessling

Chief Executive Officer

Joseph Berrios

Managing Director, Carrier Practice
Jon Stambaugh

Jon Stambaugh

Senior Vice President — Carrier Practice

Dawn Griffin

SVP — Claims Operations

Suzanne McCarthy

SVP — Carrier Client Services

Caryn Siebert

VP — National Director, Carrier Engagement

Amy Cooper

VP — Carrier Practice Sales

Amy O’Brien

VP — Carrier Practice Sales, Alternative & Specialty Markets

Chris Hampshire

VP — Carrier Practice Sales

Bob Morris

VP — Carrier Practice Sales

Matt Schauer

VP — Carrier Practice Sales

Sarah LaWall

Senior BDM — London Markets - North America

Julia Houk

VP — Carrier Practice Sales

Rob Blasio

Managing Director, GB Specialty

Jerilyn Kelly

VP — Carrier Practice Sales

Doug Betkowski

SVP — Transportation Practice Major Case Unit

Denny Johnson

VP — Carrier Practice Sales

Jennifer Turner

SVP — Product Manager

Greg Perruzzi

SVP — Construction Vertical Practice

Dan Link

SVP — Analytics

Experts in the media

Insights

Luminos Recognized for Most Comprehensive Product Offering

In today’s challenging economic landscape, carriers are prioritizing operational and commercial efficiencies. This has prompted the insurance sector to focus on solutions for legacy claims and underperforming lines of business. Here, Jon Stambaugh discusses the opportunities for carriers to address legacy liabilities and improve operational outcomes.

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CLM 2024: Unleashing GB’s Expertise to Support Our Partners

Setting yourself apart is crucial for success, and this rings especially true for MGAs and PAs navigating a crowded marketplace. Here, Amy O’Brien, VP — Carrier Practice Sales, shares strategies and expert advice on achieving a high-performance claims operation. Join us as we delve into practical insights that can empower MGAs and PAs to elevate their market presence.

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GB Experts Reveal their Top Insights from RIMS

The New Year is here, and with it comes new opportunities and challenges for the carrier marketplace. Joe Berrios and Jon Stambaugh share the findings of our 2023 survey and discuss the key themes and top priorities for our partners across the industry this year.

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Strategies for MGAs and PAs to Thrive in a Crowded Carrier Marketplace

Setting yourself apart is crucial for success, and this rings especially true for MGAs and PAs navigating a crowded marketplace. Here, Amy O’Brien, VP — Carrier Practice Sales, shares strategies and expert advice on achieving a high-performance claims operation. Join us as we delve into practical insights that can empower MGAs and PAs to elevate their market presence.

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