Board of Directors
JB is the Vice President and Branch Manager at Partners Specialty Group’s Cincinnati office. PSG is a national specialty and excess/surplus lines wholesaler. JB previously worked as a broker at Swett & Crawford and Bryson Associates.
P – (513) 563-3940
Larry Bobb, CPCU, MBA, ARM
OAPSLO Vice President / President Elect
Larry C. Bobb, ARM, CPCU, is currently the Vice President of Property & Casualty Brokerage at Insurance Intermediaries, Inc. His Insurance career spans over 43years.
Larry received his education at Hammel Actual College, the University of Akron, located in Akron, Ohio and Salve Regina University. He holds an Associate Degree in Management, a B.S. in Accounting and an MBA in Risk Management. He is also a CPCU and holds an ARM designation. He has Property Casualty and Life & Health licenses in 49 states. Along with the General Lines Licenses, Larry also holds Surplus Lines Licenses in the states that offer Surplus Lines Licenses to non-resident agents. He also teaches an E & O class for Nationwide Agents
P – (614) 429-5198
Position to be filled shortly.
OAPSLO Past President
Tricia is currently the Leader of Specialty Brokerage Services. She has over 23 years experience in the wholesale brokerage arena. Tricia began her insurance career in 1991 at Insurance Intermediaries, Nationwide’s wholesale brokerage facility. In 2002 she joined Specialty Brokerage Services, a wholesale brokerage operation owned by Westfield Insurance Company. She is responsible for both the commercial and personal lines operation.
P – (614) 796-7744
OAPSLO Chair, Membership Committee
Terry began his career with Lloyds of London brokers, worked in London, Latin America, Bermuda and New York City before settling in Ohio in 1990.
With senior marketing and management experience for insurance companies, wholesale underwriters and intermediaries, specialty insurance service companies, reinsurance brokers and insurance agents, he is a past President of Ohio’s specialty lines insurance association (OAPSLO), a recipient of the Professional Insurance Agents of Ohio Insurance Person of the Year award for services to their MarketMaker Task Force, and currently serves as Executive Director for Associated Risk Managers – Ohio.
P – (800) 336-2228
OAPSLO - Chair, Regulatory Committee
Ken is a 30 year insurance industry veteran. He’s an owner of International Excess
Agency, Inc and Vice President of International Excess Program Managers and Vice
President of Special Risks for International Excess Alliance, LLC. Ken is also the
sales manager for Willcomply, LLC, a national surplus lines tax filing service.
Ken handles large, complex surplus lines risk on a national basis.
P – (800) 937-3497
As the leader of the specialty agency at Westfield, my goal is to help agents reach their goals.
At Westfield Services, we can help retail agents streamline their small business and personal lines departments by using our service center (www.westfieldservices.com). We can assist with placement of unique risks through our Specialty Brokerage operation (www.specialtybrokerage.com)
We also have a structured settlement annuity division known as Superior Settlements (www.superiorsettlements.com). We specialize in annuities for injury claims and also have specific expertise with Medicare Setaside claims.
P – (614) 796-7744
Kirsten joined Arlington/Roe in 2015 as Ohio marketing manager. She meets with agents across Ohio to help them grow their business with a particular focus on personal lines, commercial lines binding, brokerage, transportation and professional liability. She previously was a senior business development manager for a P&C insurance company. Kirsten began her insurance career in 1992 as a marketing assistant and business development manager. Originally from Wisconsin, Kirsten is a member of the Ohio Tree Farm Association, Ohio Farm Bureau and Rural Action.