RBN Team

Knowledgeable Professionals, Exceptional Service

Every member of the RBN team shares in our commitment to provide thoughtful advice and the highest quality of service. We pride ourselves on having a unique and team-focused culture, which is proven by Our Best Places to Work in Insurance award. Check out the careers page to learn more about working at RBN.

Bruce Scodro

Bruce Scodro co-founded RBN in 1993. He continues to lead the business with a focus on ensuring that all of RBN’s clients have access to the best advice and service. Bruce leads RBN’s Private Equity Advisory team and manages the needs of key accounts across multiple industries.

Bruce Scodro
Co-Founder and CEO
Bridget Hayes

Bridget has been with RBN since 2020. As our Office Assistant, she provides support to our service teams and helps makes sure our clients and visitors are left with a welcoming first impression.

Bridget Hayes
Receptionist / Office Assistant
Ben Shrout

Ben has been with RBN since 2019. He provides support to ensure smooth handling of certificate requests, policy endorsements, correspondence, and billing matters.

Ben Shrout
Client Service Representative
Aprell Owens

Aprell joined RBN in 2017 with over 20 years of experience at both insurance carriers and brokers. She is responsible for managing the day-to-day needs of our employee benefits clients.

Aprell Owens
Account Manager
Blair Koorsen

Blair joined RBN in 2018. In her role as Business Development Manager, she establishes and executes strategic business development plans for RBN. She manages social media, print materials, web presence, and ways to promote RBN to clients and prospects. Blair is a graduate of the University of Iowa.

Blair Koorsen
Business Development Manager
Bruce Czyl

Bruce works with our clients to develop new approaches and tools with respect to risk management. Prior to joining RBN, Bruce led Risk Management for a multi-billion dollar building materials company.

Bruce Czyl
Risk Management Consultant
Chrissie Kost

Chrissie has been a Client Service Representative with RBN since 2019. She provides support to ensure smooth handling of certificate requests, policy endorsements, correspondence, and billing matters.

Chrissie Kost
Client Service Representative
Dan Petrbok

Dan joined RBN in 2020. Dan specializes in personal insurance for affluent and high net worth individuals, ranging from homeowners, automobile, and umbrella insurance to specialty lines, such as coverage for yachts, fine art, jewelry, and antique cars. He graduated from Illinois State University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in Risk Management & Insurance.

Dan Petrbok
Private Client Advisor
Cyndi LaMotte

Cyndi has been with RBN since 2001. She assists with special projects and is a mentor to RBN’s account teams.

Cyndi LaMotte
Client Service Representative
Donna Einersen

Donna joined RBN in 2012. She oversees the day-to-day needs of clients across the contractor and manufacturing industries. Prior to joining RBN, Donna was an underwriter at The Hartford.

Donna Einersen
Account Executive
Greg Smith

Greg joined RBN in 2014. He leads RBN’s service team and is a key liaison for our insurance carriers. He also is a member of our Private Equity Advisory team, managing the day-to-day needs of a range of portfolio companies. Greg is a graduate of the University of Arizona.

Greg Smith
Director of Operations
James Phelan

James joined RBN in 2019. He has worked in the insurance industry since 2013, advising risk management and insurance solutions for the public entity, hospitality, real estate and construction industries across the mid-west. He graduated from Miami University in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science.

James Phelan
Insurance Advisor | P&C
Jeff Greenhalgh
Jeff Greenhalgh
Business Development Representative
Jim Leers

Jim joined RBN in 2017. He oversees the day-to-day needs of clients across the elevator, scaffolding, and manufacturing industries.

Jim Leers
Account Executive
Justin Dietz

Justin joined RBN in 2010. He oversees the day-to-day needs of clients in a wide range of industries and is also a member of our Private Equity Advisory team, providing service and support to portfolio companies.

Justin Dietz
Account Executive
Karyn Fentress

Karyn joined RBN in 2017. She oversees the day-to-day needs of clients in our Waste Hauler practice, and also helps support RBN’s systems and procedures.

Karyn Fentress
Account Executive
Kimberly Spence

Kimberly Spence joined RBN Insurance Services in 2020 as a Vice President, Employee Benefits. Kimberly brings over 25 years of experience in the Employee Benefit / Human Capital Management (HCM) Technology Industry.  She advises clients and prospects to develop customized and strategic benefits solutions. Kimberly leverages technology to predict risk, provide transparency, and reduce costs while improving plan designs and coverage levels.

Kimberly Spence
Vice President, Employee Benefits
Lauren Nortz

Lauren joined RBN in 2017. She helps to ensure smooth handling of certificate requests, policy endorsements, correspondence, and billing matters. Lauren is a graduate of Vanderbilt University.

Lauren Nortz
Client Service Representative
Luke Colletti

Luke joined RBN in 2019. For over 10 years, he has been managing risk and advising middle market companies regarding their property and casualty insurance. His expertise is helping clients in the manufacturing, distribution, social services, and non-profit industries. Luke graduated from Monmouth College with a BA in Economics.

Luke Colletti
Insurance Advisor | P&C
Lisa Green

Lisa joined RBN in 2017 with over 20 years of experience in the employee benefits business. She advises clients on their benefits programs and provides support to HR and management teams. Lisa also oversees RBN’s employee benefits service team.

Lisa Green
Employee Benefits Executive
Maria Fonseca

Maria has been with RBN since 2018. In her role as Controller, she oversees all accounts payable and accounts receivable processes along with RBN’s recordkeeping. Maria has been an insurance accounting professional for over 20 years and has a MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management.

Marie Finn

Marie joined RBN in 2015. She oversees the day-to-day needs of clients across multiple industries, including chemicals, transportation, and recycling. Prior to joining RBN, Marie was an underwriter at The Hartford.

Marie Finn
Account Executive
Matt Dennett

Matt has been a property & casualty producer with RBN since 2005. He works on behalf of clients in a range of industries, including elevators, construction, and manufacturing. Matt is a graduate of Mississippi State University.

Matt Dennett
Vice President | P&C
Max Scodro

Max joined RBN in 2014. He is a member of our Private Equity Advisory team, leading diligence efforts and overseeing service for a range of portfolio companies. Max graduated from Notre Dame and was previously a member of PGA Tour Canada and PGA Tour Latinoamerica.

Max Scodro
Vice President | P&C
Micah Vose

Micah joined RBN as an Insurance Advisor in 2018. Previously, he was a sales representative for Zywave, Inc., a technology company serving the insurance brokerage industry. Micah attended Illinois State University and Liberty University.

Micah Vose
Insurance Advisor | P&C
Michael Thomas

As an experienced insurance advisor, Michael works on behalf of clients across the United States to provide competitive coverage options and ensure day-to-day service needs are met. Michael specializes in the metals, recycling, and manufacturing business sectors. Previously, he was a S&P 500 derivatives trader. Michael graduated from DePaul University with a BS in Finance.

Michael Thomas
Insurance Advisor | P&C
Nick Scodro

Nick joined RBN in 2017. He oversees RBN’s growth strategy and business development efforts. Nick was previously a Vice President in the Financial Institutions Group at Goldman Sachs. He is a graduate of Columbia University and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Nick Scodro
Head of Business Development
Patricia Taylor

Pat joined RBN in 2013. She works with client teams and insurance carriers to oversee the claims process on behalf of RBN clients.

Patricia Taylor
Claims Manager
Rich Delich

Rich joined RBN in 2016. He helps to ensure smooth handling of certificate requests, policy endorsements, correspondence, and billing matters.

Rich Delich
Client Service Representative
Ron Cowell

Ron joined RBN in 2009. He manages the insurance needs of large clients in a range of industries, including transportation, waste, and hazardous chemicals.

Ron Cowell
Vice President | P&C
Symone White

Symone joined RBN in 2019. She helps to ensure the smooth handling of certificate requests, policy endorsements, correspondence, and billing matters.

Symone White
Client Service Representative
Samantha Cox

Samantha joined RBN in 2018. She is a graduate of Illinois State University, and will be overseeing the day-to-day operations of our small business clients.

Samantha Cox
Small Business Manager
Telisa Gibson

Telisa joined RBN in 2015. She helps to ensure smooth handling of certificate requests, policy endorsements, correspondence, and billing matters.

Telisa Gibson
Client Service Representative
Tephanie Harris

Tephanie joined RBN in 2013. She helps to ensure smooth handling of certificate requests, policy endorsements, correspondence, and billing matters.

Tephanie Harris
Client Service Representative
Tim Shannon

Tim joined RBN in 2010. He is a leader in our Waste Hauler practice, working on behalf of clients across the United States to provide competitive coverage options and ensure day-to-day service needs are met. Tim graduated from the University of Colorado with a BA in Economics.

Tim Shannon
Vice President | P&C

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