Berkley Accident and Health is led by a team of executives who bring a breadth and depth of knowledge and experience to benefit our clients, our people, and our communities.

Brad N. Nieland, President and CEO

Brad Nieland joined Berkley Accident and Health in 2018 as President and CEO.  Prior to joining the company, he held various leadership roles in product management, actuarial, underwriting, risk management, and client relations. Most recently, Brad served as vice president of stop loss at another leading U.S. insurer. A graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a B.S. degree in actuarial science and statistics, Brad is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.

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Christopher Brown, Chairman

Christopher C. Brown serves as Chairman of Berkley Accident and Health. He joined the company in 2009 as President and CEO and was appointed Chairman in 2018. He has more than 40 years of insurance industry experience and has held numerous leadership roles overseeing sales, underwriting, and product development.

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Don Gasparro, Chief Operating Officer

Don Gasparro, F.S.A., M.A.A.A. is Chief Operating Officer of Berkley Accident and Health. He has over 30 years experience in insurance operations, actuarial, and underwriting.

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Lee D. Davidson, Senior Vice President, Stop Loss Division

Lee D. Davidson joined Berkley Accident and Health in 2010. Lee has more than 30 years of insurance industry experience in product management, claims, and regulatory matters.

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James Hoitt, Senior Vice President, Captive Division

Jim Hoitt joined Berkley Accident and Health in 2011. Jim is an industry veteran with more than 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, and underwriting.

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Patti Sciubba, Assistant Vice President, Managed Care Division

Patti Sciubba joined Berkley Accident and Health in 2011. Patti has more than 30 years of experience in underwriting, reinsurance, and health care.

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Accident Special Risk

Susan Clarke, President, Special Risk

Susan Clarke is President of Accident Special Risk. She has an extensive background in the insurance industry, with over 25 years of experience in domestic and international insurance, specializing in the accident market.

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Greg Garrison, Chief Operating Officer, Special Risk

Greg is Chief Operating Officer of Accident Special Risk. Greg has 20 years of experience in marketing strategy and business development.

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Don Roberts, Vice President, Head of Products and Compliance, Special Risk

Greg is Chief Operating Officer of Accident Special Risk. Greg has 20 years of experience in marketing strategy and business development.

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Insurance coverage is underwritten by Berkley Life and Health Insurance Company and/or StarNet Insurance Company, both member companies of W. R. Berkley Corporation and both rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best. Not all products and services may be available in all jurisdictions, and the coverage provided is subject to the actual terms and conditions of the policies issued. Payment of claims under any insurance policy issued will only be made in full compliance with all United States economic or trade and sanction laws or regulation, including, but not limited to, sanctions, laws and regulations administered and enforced by the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”).