AssuredPartners Executive Leadership Team



Jim Henderson2.png

Jim Henderson

Chairman & CEO

Jim Henderson, AssuredPartners Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer, has served in this capacity since founding the company in March of 2011. Mr. Henderson has over 40 years of experience in the insurance brokerage industry. He began his career as a certified public accountant with Ernst & Ernst. For 10 years, he served as CFO and Executive Vice President with Ormond Reinsurance Group. From there, he spent 25 years with Brown & Brown, a publicly traded national insurance brokerage, progressing from CFO and Board Member, to Executive Vice President in 2009, President in 2001 and Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer from 2007 through his retirement in August of 2010.
Jim has served on various public, private and non-profit boards, including Chairman of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Ironshore Insurance Co., Citizens Property Corporation, Hallmark Insurance Co., Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund, private equity portfolio companies, The CIAB, Ronald McDonald Homes and Stetson university Business School. He is a C.P.C.U, former C.P.A. and earned his B.S. degree from Florida State University in Accounting and Economics.
Tom Riley2.png

Tom Riley

President & COO

Tom Riley serves as President and Chief Operating Officer of AssuredPartners and is responsible for the day-to-day leadership and general management of the company. In this role, Tom has set the foundation for the growth and structure of the company while utilizing his over 30 years of experience acquiring and building brokerage firms. This knowledge has been instrumental in leading the best M&A team in the business with the closing of over 200 acquisitions since 2011. Tom is involved with the regional leadership team to ensure local operations stay in touch with their communities while positioning financial, sales, marketing, IT and HR structures for additional growth.

Tom began his career as a certified public accountant with Arthur Young before spending more than 20 years with the publicly traded national insurance brokerage Brown & Brown. Tom earned an M.B.A. and a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Kentucky.


Dean Curtis.png

Dean Curtis

Chief Financial Officer &
Executive Vice President
Stan Kinnett.jpg

Stan Kinnett

General Counsel &
Executive Vice President
Tony Mattioli.jpg

Tony Mattioli

Chief Information
Kimberly Botic.jpg

Kimberly Botic

Senior Vice President
HR & Benefits


Steve Deal.jpg

Steve Deal

Eastern Regions
Tom Kozera.png

Tom Kozera

Regional President
Northeast Region
Jack Suber.png

Jack Suber

Regional President
Southeast Region
Louis Berman.png

Louis Berman

Regional President
Southern Atlantic Region
Brian Bair.png

Brian Bair

Regional President
AP Benefit Advisors
Gerald Budde.jpg

Gerald Budde

Eastern Region


Randy Larsen.jpg

Randy Larsen

Western Regions
Todd Stocksdale.png

Todd Stocksdale

Regional President
Central States Region
Corey Freeman.jpg

Corey Freeman

Regional President
Midwest Region
David Wetzler.jpg

David Wetzler

National Practice Leader
Employee Benefits
Mike Paschke.jpg

Mike Paschke

Regional President
Western Region
Kyp Ross.png

Kyp Ross

Regional President
Great Lakes Region
Bill Behan.png

Bill Behan

Regional President
AP Aerospace
Lisa Kammerer.jpg

Lisa Kammerer

Western Region


Sean Smith.png

Sean Smith

Regional President
David Seres.png

David Seres

John Scatterday.png

John Scatterday

Practice Leader
Keenan - Employee Benefits
John Stevens.png

John Stephens

Practice Leader
Keenan - Property & Casualty
Tara Schilling.png

Tara Schilling

Senior Vice President
Keenan - TPA Operations


Paul Vredenburg.png

Paul Vredenburg

Chief Acquisition Officer &
Executive Vice President
Eric Anderson.png

Eric Anderson

Regional Executive
Vice President
Timothy Thomas.png

Timothy Thomas

Vice President


Ty Beba.jpg

Ty Beba

Executive Vice President &
Chief Organic Growth Officer
Joe Guercio.jpg

Joe Guercio

Executive Vice President
Colin Lowe.jpg

Colin Lowe

National Practice Leader Select
Commercial & Personal Insurance