Our Texarkana, TX office specializes in creating risk management and insurance solutions for the transportation industry. Formerly known as Encompass Risk Solutions, which became part of AssuredPartners in January of 2016, our Texarkana staff members form an integral part of the national AssuredPartners Transportation (APT) team, with over 100 years of combined experience solely focused in the transportation space.
Our areas of expertise include captive/SIG administration, contractual review and consultations, owner operator/IC consultation, retail insurance procurement, workers compensation and claims management. We can also help with a number of specialty coverage programs for trucking operations including physical damage, cargo coverage and auto liability.
Contact our office at (215) 874-3030 to learn more about how we can help protect your transportation business and your bottom line.
Jeff joined Encompass Risk Solutions (ERS) in April 2012 as President. In 2016, ERS became part of AssuredPartners, where Jeff still currently serves as the Agency President. In this role, Jeff is tasked with co-creating the culture and strategic goals for the former ERS offices. He works directly with an experienced team of executives that implement the company’s short and long term strategic goals.
Jeff has been in the Risk Management and Insurance Industry since 1993 and is a proud alumnus of Temple University’s excellent Risk Management and Insurance program. During his industry tenure, Jeff worked for Alexander & Alexander's prestigious transportation group in Baltimore, MD, where he was an Account Executive to many of the nation’s largest trucking and rail companies. In the mid-1990’s Jeff would become a Vice-President and producer for a transportation-minded regional insurance firm. For the past 10 years Jeff was a minority partner and producer for KCI, a regional risk management firm with a niche in the transportation industry.
Jeff is also a tenured NCAA Division I Football Official that has participated in 7 bowl assignments featuring some of the nation’s top teams including the Chick-fil-A Bowl; Outback Bowl; R&L Carriers Bowl; Ticket City Bowl and others. While on the field, Jeff wears the letter “R” on his shirt signifying that he is the Referee, and you can often see or hear him on television on Saturdays in the Fall.