Executive leadership team

Stephen Beene

Stephen Beene

President

 

Stephen Beene
President

A part of the Engle Martin family since 2002, Stephen Beene has served Engle Martin in a variety of capacities including Executive Vice President of Domestic Field Operations, Central Regional Manager, and National General Adjuster. As Engle Martin’s President, Stephen oversees Engle Martin’s performance, business strategy, and operations. Stephen graduated from the University of Louisiana and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration. He also maintains active involvement in several insurance associations, including Texas Surplus Lines Association and Baton Rouge Claims Association.

Roberto Stewart

Roberto Stewart

Chief Operating Officer

 

Roberto Stewart
Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer, Roberto Stewart plays a critical role in driving operational excellence. Roberto oversees Engle Martin’s business operations and promotes our culture and vision.

Roberto is an established leader with over two decades of domestic and international experience across multiple industries including insurance, real estate, professional services, and consulting. Prior to joining Engle Martin, he held multiple executive positions for companies such as American International Group (AIG), McKinsey & Company, and Allstate Insurance. Roberto holds a Master of Business Administration from The University of Miami and several key insurance designations which include his Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Claims (AIC), and Associate in Risk Management (ARM). He has also participated in Harvard Business School’s Executive Leadership Program for Strategy as well as Stanford University’s Executive Leadership Program for Strategic Decision Making and Risk Management.

Shavonne Gammage

Shavonne Gammage

Divisional Chief People Officer

 

Shavonne Gammage
Divisional Chief People Officer

Engle Martin’s Divisional Chief People Officer, Shavonne Gammage, is a key member of our executive leadership team. In this role, Shavonne delivers strategic leadership across human resources (HR), establishing robust HR strategies to foster an inclusive work environment. She leads tactical programs to drive continuous improvement and positive employee relations. She develops innovative HR solutions to support talent acquisition, performance management, compensation administration, talent management, and legal compliance. Shavonne is also responsible for guiding new hire onboarding and overseeing succession planning, employee engagement, and talent planning

Shavonne graduated with a Master of Business Administration from Kennesaw State University and holds a Professional HR (PHR) Certification. She is also certified as a Myers-Briggs personality practitioner. Prior to working for Engle Martin, Shavonne served a variety of Human Resources leadership roles within multiple first-class organizations and has built an impressive wealth of experience in helping companies embrace the power of its people to propel them to advanced levels of success.

Carl Coleman

Carl Coleman

Divisional Chief Innovation Officer

 

Carl Coleman
Divisional Chief Innovation Officer

Carl Coleman joined Engle Martin in 2015 as Vice President of Technology & Applications. He went on to become Vice President of Technology & Innovation for Engle Martin’s parent company, Cor Partners, in 2019. In 2022, Carl was promoted to his current role of Divisional Chief Innovation Officer for Engle Martin. In this role, Carl oversees the technology and innovation strategy, infrastructure, applications, and technology partnerships to support Engle Martin’s business objectives.

Carl holds a Bachelor of Economics from Saint Louis University as well as having earned a minor in Computer Science. He has served under a myriad of high-level developmental and analysis-based roles with companies such as Barry-Wehmiller and more, building up an impressive wealth of technological expertise.

Jamie Donovan

Jamie Donovan

Divisional Chief Financial Officer

 

Jamie Donovan
Divisional Chief Financial Officer

Jamie Donovan serves Engle Martin as our Divisional Chief Financial Officer. Joining Engle Martin in 2013, Jamie began as the Financial Planning & Analysis Manager. In 2017, he migrated to Engle Martin’s parent company, Cor Partners, where he served as Vice President of Corporate Finance. In 2021, Jamie returned to Engle Martin under his current role where he provides strategic leadership for Engle Martin’s financial reporting, financial planning and analysis, treasury management, actuarial, and premium accounting functions.

Jamie graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s in Accounting and went on to earn his Master of Business Administration from Georgia State University. He has built extensive experience through his professional career, having held top-level financial positions for companies such as General Electric, Accenture, and Fiserv, Inc. Jamie is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and is licensed in the state of Georgia.

Jay Campbell

Jay Campbell

Executive Vice President of Strategic Planning & Organizational Growth

 

Jay Campbell
Executive Vice President of Strategic Planning & Organizational Growth

A part of the Engle Martin family since 2009, Jay Campbell serves as the Executive Vice President of Strategic Planning & Organizational Growth. In his role, Jay oversees Engle Martin’s market presence in both the domestic and international spaces by nurturing relationships with our partners within the United States and around the world. In addition, he oversees Engle Martin’s strategic development and execution. From 2017 – 2020, Jay served as Cor Partners, Engle Martin’s parent company, Executive Vice President of Operations and worked directly with the CEO and leadership team to executive vision and growth strategies across all platforms.

Jay holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Prior to joining Engle Martin, he held a variety of senior-level positions with a global insurance services company.

Todd Evans

Todd Evans

Executive Vice President of Business Development

 

Todd Evans
Executive Vice President of Business Development

Todd Evans serves as Engle Martin’s Executive Vice President of Business Development. Todd leads the company’s business development and client retention efforts as well as marketing and public relations. From 2017 – 2020, Todd took on a position with Cor Partners, Engle Martin’s holding company, leading the business development strategies across all platforms under the Cor Partners umbrella. Todd’s extensive experience and keen knowledge of the insurance space have made him an invaluable asset to our team.
Todd graduated from Mercer University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and has earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), and Associate in Claims (AIC) designations. He is actively involved with Target Markets Program Administrators Association (TMPAA), Wholesale & Specialty Insurance Association (WSIA), Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS).

Joseph Slane

Joseph Slane

Executive Vice President of Specialty Loss Group (SLG)

 

Joseph Slane
Executive Vice President of Specialty Loss Group (SLG)

Joseph Slane joined the Engle Martin team in 2001. Joseph serves as Senior Vice President of the Specialty Loss Group (SLG), an elite national team of highly credentialed Executive General Adjusters dedicated to managing high-value and complex losses from a variety of business segments. Joseph’s focus is to coordinate the team’s expertise, ensure high-quality service to Engle Martin clients, and drive continued growth.

Prior to joining Engle Martin, Joseph has served as Executive General Adjuster for other international adjusting firms. He also worked for insurance carriers such as Industrial Risk Insurers and Travelers Insurance Company. Joseph earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance and Risk Management from LaSalle University and holds the Registered Professional Adjuster (RPA) designation.

Senior leadership team

Tom Mulroy

Tom Mulroy

Senior Vice President of Eastern Region Field Operations

 

Tom Mulroy
Senior Vice President of Eastern Region Field Operations

Tom Mulroy serves Engle Martin as Senior Vice President of the Eastern Region Field Operations, Tom manages the property operations of the Eastern region locations from our Charlotte, North Carolina office.

Before joining Engle Martin, Tom worked as a National Property Claims Practice Leader at an insurance services firm. Early in his career, Tom worked as a Senior Property Claim Representative at both Aetna Life & Casualty and CNA Insurance Companies. Tom graduated from William Paterson University in New Jersey with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, and he also holds his Associate in Claims designation.

David Tusa

David Tusa

Senior Vice President of Central Region Field Operations

 

David Tusa
Senior Vice President of Central Region Field Operations

David Tusa joined Engle Martin in 2002 and serves as Senior Vice President of Central Region Field Operations. Located at our Houston, Texas office, David oversees claims operations for the central states of the United States as well as engaging in business development and account management activities.

Prior to his current role, he served as Regional Property Manager as well as National General Adjuster for Engle Martin. David graduated from Texas Tech University.

Richard Funnell

Richard Funnell

Senior Vice President of Western Region Field Operations

 

Richard Funnell
Senior Vice President of Western Region Field Operations

Engle Martin’s Senior Vice President of Western Region Field Operations, Richard Funnell joined the Engle Martin team in 2003. Richard oversees the claims operations in the Western region of the United States.

Prior to his current role, Richard served Engle Martin as the West Region Casualty Manager as well as Senior Vice President of Business Development. He utilizes 30+ years of extensive insurance knowledge, senior management experience, and relationships to provide value to our clients and team members. In addition to his extensive practical experience, Richard holds several certifications including the Lloyd’s of London Introductory Certification, McLarens Toplis Advanced Property & Casualty Training, and California Earthquake Certification.

John Ketch

John Ketch

Senior Vice President of Business Development

 

John Ketch
Senior Vice President of Business Development

A member of the Engle Martin family since 2014, John Ketch serves as Senior Vice President of Business Development. In his role, John works with the Sales and Marketing team on business development and client retention. He brings intricate knowledge of Third-Party Administrator (TPA) operations and client relationships from his previous position as Senior Vice President of Engle Martin’s TPA division.

Prior to joining Engle Martin, John served as Vice President of Sales at an international independent adjusting firm. He also worked as an Adjuster-In-Charge, Supervisor, and Branch Manager of a variety of claims operations. Additionally, he has completed the Miller-Heiman Large Account Management (LAMP) and Miller-Heiman Strategic/Conceptual Selling courses. John earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. He holds an Associate in Claims (AIC) and Associate in Insurance Services (AIS) designations.

Elissa Morgan

Elissa Morgan

Senior Vice President of Training & Auditing

 

Elissa Morgan
Senior Vice President of Training & Auditing

Elissa Morgan joined Engle Martin in 2002 as TPA Property Manager, working out of the Atlanta, Georgia headquarters. During her time at Engle Martin, Elissa has held various leadership roles of increasing responsibility. She has played a critical role in the training and development of adjusters, managing resources for Engle Martin’s catastrophe responses, and corporate compliance. In 2021, Elissa was promoted from Vice President of Claims Support Group to Senior Vice President of Training & Auditing. As Senior Vice President of Training and Auditing, Elissa focuses on expanding training efforts, while leading quality assurance programs designed to assist Engle Martin in achieving the highest level of excellence for both clients and team members.

Prior to joining Engle Martin, Elissa worked for AIG where she held various adjusting roles. Elissa holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Georgia State University, as well as a certification as a Continuing Education Provider in the state of Georgia.

Russ Ashley

Russ Ashley

Senior Vice President of Carrier Outsource Operations

 

Russ Ashley
Senior Vice President of Carrier Outsource Operations

Russ Ashley serves as Engle Martin’s Senior Vice President of Carrier Outsource Operations. In this role, Russ oversees our Carrier Outsource team which serves our carrier clients that have leveraged Engle Martin to provide robust claims knowledge, expertise, and capacity for their outsourced claims.

Since joining Engle Martin in 2014, Russ has served in a variety of capacities including Vice President of Claims Support Group (CSG), East Region Vice President of Property Operations, and Senior Vice President of Engle Martin’s Third-Party Administrator (TPA) division.

Prior to his tenure with Engle Martin, Russ held a variety of roles within the insurance industry and brings a wealth of claims knowledge to the leadership team. He graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Commerce & Business Administration degree and has earned his Associate in Claims (AIC) designation.

Nick Green

Nick Green

Senior Vice President of Synergy Operations

 

Nick Green
Senior Vice President of Synergy Operations

Nick Green joined Engle Martin in late 2021 as part of the company’s acquisition of Synergy Adjusting Corporation, where he was one of the original founding partners. Currently, Nick serves as Senior Vice President of Synergy Operations for the third-party administrative division. Bringing over 40 years of extensive industry experience to the organization, Nick has been heavily involved in the management and adjusting of a vast number of high-scale claims over the course of his career, in the UK and throughout North America, as well as the Caribbean.

Nick holds a CILA certification from the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters, where he also earned his Associateship of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII). He is also a qualified European Loss Adjusting Expert (ELAE).

 

John Chestnas

John Chestnas

Vice President of Performance Management Group

 

John Chestnas
Vice President of Performance Management Group

John Chestnas joined Engle Martin in 2007 and serves as the Vice President of the Performance Management Group. In his role, he oversees Engle Martin’s Specialty Audit Services (SAS) and the Performance Management Group, demonstrating paramount leadership capabilities and a wealth of intricate claims knowledge to his teams.

Prior to his tenure with Engle Martin, John developed his impressive expertise through a range of adjusting roles with various claims operations within the United States, having worked within the industry since early 1992. He earned his Bachelor of Marketing Management degree from the University of Missouri and holds countless industry specializations. Utilizing nearly 30 years of valuable insurance knowledge, John continues to provide unrivaled value and service to both our clients and his team members.

Lee Maddox

Lee Maddox

Vice President of Specialty Marine & Transportation (SM&T)

 

Lee Maddox
Vice President of Specialty Marine & Transportation (SM&T)

A part of the Engle Martin family since 1999, Lee Maddox began as a General Adjuster. In his current role as Vice President of Specialty Marine & Transportation Operations, he oversees claims operations for the division while providing strategic direction, leadership and development to his teams.

Lee was previously Vice President of East Region Property Operations and a National General Adjuster for Engle Martin before being promoted to his current position. Lee graduated from University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance. He holds a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.

Laura Straznicky

Laura Straznicky

Vice President of Casualty Operations

 

Laura Straznicky
Vice President of Casualty Operations

Laura Straznicky joined Engle Martin in 2011 as a General Casualty Adjuster before being promoted to Director of Casualty Operations in 2017. In her current role as Engle Martin’s Vice President of Casualty Operations, Laura provides leadership, operational direction, and supervision to Engle Martin’s National Casualty Practice.

Prior to joining Engle Martin, Laura spent several years at Farmers Insurance serving as Senior Liability Adjuster. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Community Health from Texas A&M University. She holds an Associate in Claims designation and is a board member of the Young Professionals Advisory for Claims and Litigation Management (CLM) Alliance.

Bridget Roberts

Bridget Roberts

Associate Vice President of Operations

 

Bridget Roberts
Associate Vice President of Operations

Bridget Roberts serves as Engle Martin’s Associate Vice President of Operations. In this role, Bridget oversees and supports day-to-day field operations & administrative activities of the company to assist in meeting defined goals, objectives, and operational excellence.

Bridget has been a part of the Engle Martin family for 13 years and has supported the organization within various roles. Her extensive business management experience has helped Engle Martin to execute proactive growth strategies and address team member and client needs. Bridget holds a bachelor’s degree from Louisiana State University.

Dominique Enriquez

Dominique Enriquez

Marketing Director

 

Dominique Enriquez
Marketing Director

Dominique Enriquez serves Engle Martin as Marketing Director. Dominique is responsible for the branding and marketing strategy while supporting the company’s strategic growth and development objectives. She works collaboratively across departments to ensure brand alignment and consistency while promoting and protecting the Engle Martin brand to drive further business. In her time with Engle Martin, Dominique has held various positions within sales and marketing including Marketing Coordinator, Senior Marketing Coordinator, and Marketing Manager.

Dominique is a graduate of the University of Georgia where she earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business Management and a minor in Spanish. Dominique is a member of the American Marketing Society.