Our solutions-oriented team of experienced professionals has walked in your shoes.
Bill founded Golden Eagle Insurance in 1995 as the President and with over 20 years experience in the specialty insurance field for lenders has grown it into one of the largest providers of specialty lending insurance in the Midwest. Bill maintains an active role in Golden Eagle with much of his time assisting with claims, customer service initiatives, and insurance company relationships. Bill also continues to service accounts in the field and assists other Golden Eagle agents with their territories. He graduated with a degree in engineering and economics from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York and had tours of duty in Germany and in the Persian Gulf with the U.S. Army. Bill has 5 children, lives in Dublin, Ohio and enjoys The Ohio State University sports, hunting, and the outdoors in general.
Betsy joined Golden Eagle in July 2010 as the Sales Agency Manager. She was instrumental in developing our new GAP Online system and conducts both GAP system and GAP sales training for our lenders. Betsy also reviews profit and loss information for the agency and supports David Reed and our accounts in Virginia and the Carolinas. Betsy graduated from Ohio Northern University with majors in marketing and management. She has held managerial roles in the lending and financial industries. Betsy is married and has two children and two rescued dogs. In her free time she enjoys cheering for the Blue Aces, reading, playing volleyball and spending time outdoors.
SVP, Regional Business Development
Brian currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Regional Business Development. Brian joined the Golden Eagle insurance agency in April 2002, with over 15 years of financial institution experience. After graduation from Mt Vernon Nazarene University, he married his wife of 25 years and resides on the third generation family farm with his two sons. Brian currently serves as the Senior Vice President, Regional Sales Manager of Northwest Ohio. Brian adopted the company Motto of “Great Programs with an Attitude of Service” when he joined the company and still believes and practices this motto with every client contact today.
VP, Regional Business Development
Tod has been a Regional Sales and Service Manager at Golden Eagle Insurance since 2009. He currently is servicing customers in the Northeast, East and Southwest areas of Ohio, as well as the states of Indiana and Pennsylvania. After graduating with a B.S. in Business from Miami University in 1989, Tod has spent the past 22 years in the lending and financial services industries in various leadership and sales roles. His experience includes management positions with Wells Fargo Financial, Option One Mortgage, John Deere Credit and Chase Home Lending. Tod makes his home in Johnstown, Ohio, with his wife Chareese and two sons Derek and Dalton. Tod enjoys playing golf in his spare time and rooting for The Ohio State Buckeyes.
VP, Regional Business Development
David joined Golden Eagle Insurance in May of 2014 with over 20 years of financial institution experience including small closely held corporations, Fortune 500 companies, and a large institutional bank. He is introducing Golden Eagle's products and services in North and South Carolina and Virginia. He married his wife Jill 25 years ago and they moved with their three children to North Carolina in 2000. David has a BS in Business Administration from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and a Six Sigma Green Belt from Villanova University. David has volunteered his time to his church, Boy Scouts of America, Habitat for Humanity and Meals on Wheels. David readily cheers on his children's colleges and enjoys watching the UNC Tar Heels, ECU Pirates and the NCSU Wolfpack.
VP, Regional Business Development
Eric joined Golden Eagle Insurance in July of 2015 as a Regional Service Manager. A graduate of both Bowling Green State University with a B.S in Finance and The Ohio State University with an M.B.A, Eric has over 25 years of sales and underwriting experience in the lending industry. Prior to joining Golden Eagle Insurance, Eric was previously employed by Wells Fargo and Chase. Eric makes his home in Powell, Ohio, with his wife Raegan and two sons Owen and Will. Eric enjoys coaching soccer, playing golf, and cheering for the Michigan Wolverines in his spare time.
Business Development Representative
Having joined Golden Eagle Insurance in November 2017, Brian serves as a VP of Regional Business Development. Brian is a graduate of The Ohio State University, with a B.S. in Allied Medicine. For the last 15 years he has gained experience in various aspects of sales and business management, including time in mortgage banking and credit consulting. He understands the lending challenges that community banks and credit unions face across the landscape of this great nation and is motivated to offer them solutions to improve their overall strength. He and his wife cherish the daily challenges and delights in raising their three young daughters, life is certainly busy.
Trisha joined Golden Eagle Insurance in 2008 as an account manager. With the growth of our claims department, she now handles claims on a full-time basis. Trish supports our customers in the processing of all their claims needs and is now the claims manager. Trisha came to Golden Eagle with over 20 years insurance industry experience and is a licensed agent. She has worked in all facets of the industry including claims, underwriting & agency support. Trisha is married with two children. Trisha is a Buckeye Fan who loves to go camping, 4-wheeling & boating, which is where you can find her most weekends.
Senior Customer Success Manager
Jessica joined Golden Eagle Insurance in April 2017 as a Senior Customer Success Manager. She has over 15 years of experience in Sales and Customer Success teams in the financial services and publishing industries and has a passion for using technology to create process efficiencies and better customer experiences. Jessica is a proud graduate of Ohio University with BA in Marketing. She resides in Westerville with her husband, and twins and enjoys traveling, camping, and gardening.
Senior Customer Success Advocate
Karen joined the Golden Eagle Staff in May of 2004 with over 20 years of banking experience. As a seasoned employee, she has held various positions within the agency. It is her pleasure to now be serving as Senior Customer Success Advocate. Karen is a graduate from Elgin High School in Marion, Ohio, attended The Ohio State University and completed many courses through the American Institute of Banking. She enjoys spending time with her family; making handmade crafts, and attending her small town church. Karen is married, has 2 married sons, and 5 precious grandchildren.