THE SBP INSURANCE TEAM


Jason Brimner

Jason Brimner

Managing Partner

Jason graduated from the The Ohio State University with a BSBA in Insurance & Risk Management. He began his career as an underwriter for The Cincinnati Insurance Company. In 1997 he moved back to Fort Wayne and joined Stewart- Brimner Insurance Group as a commercial producer. Jason holds the CPCU, Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, professional designation. Throughout the years Jason has built a stable client base and in 2009, he and his three partners purchased Stewart- Brimner Group.

John Brimner

John Brimner

Managing Partner

John Brimner was born, and raised in Allen County and graduated from Leo High School. With a BSBA of Marketing, and BSBA of Insurance and Risk Management from Ohio State, he began his insurance career in 1998 with four years at State Farm.  John has been a licensed agent since 2001, carrying qualifications in Property & Casualty, and Life, Accident & Health.John also  has two professional designations. AIC, Associate of Claims, from the Insurance Institute of America, and a CIC, Certified Insurance Counselor, designation from National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research.

Jeff Peters

Jeff Peters

Managing Partner

jJeff joined Stewart Brimner in 1989 after graduation from Notre Dame where he played Division 1 Basketball. Jeff started as a personal lines marketing agent and then was promoted to Commercial Lines Vice President. He has two children and enjoys coaching and playing golf. Jeff works with an array of industries in the construction, non-profit, manufacturing and energy fields.

Mick Stewart

Mick Stewart

Managing Partner

Mick was born and raised in Fort Wayne. Upon graduation from Bishop Dwenger High School, he studied marketing and management at Indiana University Bloomington. In 2003 he joined Stewart Brimner Group and completed his CIC designation in 2009. Mick specializes in large property, energy and construction risk management. Mick and his wife Brooke have one son and three rescue dogs. Mick was selected to the Fort Wayne Business Weekly 40 Under 40 class of 2012 for his business and civic service.

Tim Nehauser

Tim Neuhauser

Chief Financial Officer

Tim Neuhauser began employment on November 18, 1991 and recently completed his 20th year of service with the companies. He is presently the Chief Financial Officer with Stewart, Brimner, Peters & Co., Inc., Stewart, Brimner Peters & Lear, Midwest Financial Acceptance Corporation and Stewart, Brimner Properties, LLC.

Tiffany Longworth

Tiffany Longworth

Commercial Account Manager

Tiffany has been in the insurance industry since 2013. She started working in personal lines but since joining Stewart, Brimner, Peters in 2016 she has transitioned to Commercial Lines. Tiffanyenjoys going to the local theater with her family.

Tina Gibson

Tina Gibson

Commercial Account Manager

Tina is a graduate of Indiana University-Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science Degree -Marketing and Management. She has 20 years experience in the insurance industry and started at SBP in February 2010.

Amy Pedersen

Amy Pedersen

Commercial Account Manager

Amy started working as an Account Manager in the Independent Agency system specializing in personal lines in 1986. In 1988, she began to focus her talents in Commercial Lines. She is currently a Senior Commercial Lines Account Manager and brings many years of experience in marketing, negotiating and excellent customer service from small to large commercial accounts. She has been with SBP since 2002.

Kelli Brimner

Kelli Brimner

Commercial Account Manager

Kelli Brimner graduated from International Business College with an Associates Degree. She has been in the insurance industry for 17 years and with Stewart Brimner Peters & Co since 2003.

Colette Steigmeyer

Colette Steigmeyer

Commercial Account Manager

Colette has worked in both Commercial and Personal line insurance since 1999. She has been with Stewart Brimner Peters since 2008 as an Account Manager in Commercial Lines, specializing in Small Business.

Jill Struckholz

Jill Struckholz

Commercial Account Manager

Jill graduated from International Business College with an Associate’s Degree. She has been in the insurance industry since 1984 with both Personal and Commercial Lines experience. She has been with SBP since 2010.

AJ Dove

AJ Dove

Commercial Line Specialist

AJ was born and raised in Kendallville and attended East Noble High School. AJ graduated from Ball State with a double major in Business Administration & Insurance Risk Management. He has been with SBP since 2015

Josh Armstrong

Josh Armstrong

Commercial Account Manager

AJ was born and raised in Kendallville and attended East Noble High School. AJ graduated from Ball State with a double major in Business Administration & Insurance Risk Management. He has been with SBP since 2015Tiffany has been in the insurance industry since 2013. She started working in personal lines but since joining Stewart, Brimner, Peters in 2016 she has transitioned to Commercial Lines. Tiffanyenjoys going to the local theater with her family.

Stephanie Lahr

Stephanie Lahr

Personal Line Specialist

Stephanie graduated from International Business College in 1976. Upon graduation, began employment with local insurance agency where primary focus was in personal lines. Employed with Stewart, Brimner, Peters since October, 1994.

Lora Knisely

Lora Knisely

Personal Line Specialist

Lora started working for Stewart Brimner in July of 1995. She has been in the insurance industry since 1992 and focuses primarily on personal lines insurance. She and her husband have one daughter and enjoy traveling.

Diane Wright

Diane Wright

Personal Line Specialist

Diane's career began at Firemen’s Fund Insurance Co and followed to an independent insurance agency in Pennsylvania for the next 24 years.  She holds the CISR Designation with the National Alliance for Education & Research and has been with Stewart, Brimner, Peters & Co since August of 2015.

Rhonda Baker

Rhonda Baker

Employee Benefits Manager

Rhonda was born and raised in Fort Wayne, IN. She has been in the insurance industry since 1986 with her primary focus being health insurance. In 2015 she joined Stewart, Brimner, Peters Company. Rhonda has two dogs; enjoys boating and traveling.I graduated International Business College with an associate’s Degree in 2010. I have been in the insurance industry since 2012 focusing primarily on personal lines. In my free time I enjoy reading and traveling.

Mary Roberts

Mary Roberts

Receptionist

Mary started with Stewart Brimner Group as our receptionist in 1990. She graduated from International Business College with an Associates Degree. She also enjoys running and completed her first full marathon in 2011 with plans to run many more in the future.

Diana Ferrer

Diana Ferrer

Book Keeper

Diana started with Stewart Brimner in September of 1998. She works in our account department as a bookkeeper. She has two children and is an avid Komets fan. She enjoys spending time with her children in her spare time.

Camisha Hardy

Camisha Hardy

Accounting & Claims Assistant

Camisha joined SBP in July 2012. She graduated from Ivy Tech College with an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice. Camisha assists in our accounting department as well as our claims department.

Connie Hawken

Connie Hawken

Marketing Director

Connie graduated from the University of Dayton with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. She began her career in the insurance industry in 1986. Before joining Stewart, Brimner, Peters in 2011, she worked for a variety of insurance companies in Underwriting, Marketing and Product Development.

Megan

Megan Oetting

Support Specialist

Meg started at SBP in the summer of 2017. Originally from Illinois, she moved to Fort Wayne in 2015 after attending Indiana State University.


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