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Brett Amick

Senior Vice President

Brett joined U.S. Risk as a Senior Vice President/Broker in the Houston office. He has over 25 years in the insurance industry and specializes in environmental, industrial and energy risks. Product specialties
  • General liability
  • Excess
  • Auto
  • Broad form pollution for environmental, energy and industrial contractors and facilities
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U.S. Risk Brokers Office Address 2050 West Sam Houston Parkway Suite 1500 Houston, Texas 77042 Work Phone: (281) 243-5758 Cell Phone: (214) 707-9621

Brett joined U.S. Risk as a Senior Vice President/Broker in the Houston office. He has over 25 years in the insurance industry and specializes in environmental, industrial and energy risks.

Product specialties

  • General liability
  • Excess
  • Auto
  • Broad form pollution for environmental, energy and industrial contractors and facilities
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Rodney Ariza

Broker/Underwriter

Rodney joined U.S. Risk in 2021 as a broker and underwriter in the Dallas office. He has over 21 years of experience in the E&S wholesale business. Rodney brokers and underwrites packages, property, contractors, excess and variety of casualty classes.… Read more
U.S. Risk Brokers Office Address 8401 N. Central Expressway Dallas, Texas 75225 Work Phone: (469) 983-7163 Cell Phone: (559) 301-1890

Rodney joined U.S. Risk in 2021 as a broker and underwriter in the Dallas office. He has over 21 years of experience in the E&S wholesale business. Rodney brokers and underwrites packages, property, contractors, excess and variety of casualty classes.

Product specialties

  • General contractors (commercial and residential)
  • Artisan contractors (commercial and residential)
  • Excess liability
  • Property
  • Lessor’s risk
  • Habitational (dwellings, apartments, etc.)
  • Builder’s risk
  • Miscellaneous E&O
  • Restaurants
  • Bars and taverns
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Gary Atkins

Executive Vice President/Regional Director

Gary specializes in brokerage of casualty lines with an emphasis on energy, oil and gas, contractors (industrial, commercial and residential), environmental, equipment rental, and product-driven accounts. He has 38 years of experience in the insurance industry with the last 26 years as an E&S wholesale broker.…

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U.S. Risk BrokersU.S. Risk Houston Work Phone: (281) 243-5722

Gary specializes in brokerage of casualty lines with an emphasis on energy, oil and gas, contractors (industrial, commercial and residential), environmental, equipment rental, and product-driven accounts. He has 38 years of experience in the insurance industry with the last 26 years as an E&S wholesale broker. Gary joined U.S. Risk in 2000.

Product specialties
  • Artisan/trade contractors
  • Drilling rigs/oilfield property
  • Environmental
  • Excess liability
  • Excess maritime employers (workers’ compensation)
  • Foreign coverages
  • General contractors
  • Liquor liability
  • Offshore oil drilling and service risks
  • Pollution contractors
  • Products liability
  • Refinery/oil and gas contractors
  • Refinery/petrochemical risks
  • Residential and roofing contractors
  • Umbrella
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Drew Atkins, CIC

Broker

Drew joined U.S. Risk in 2015 as a broker in the Houston office. Drew currently brokers casualty for a variety of classes, including contractors, hospitality, manufacturing and habitational. He also works on casualty accounts that are difficult to place due to losses or to the industries in which they work.… Read more
U.S. Risk BrokersU.S. Risk Houston Office Address 2050 West Sam Houston Parkway Suite 1500 Houston, Texas 77042 Work Phone: (281) 243-5720 Cell Phone: (281) 639-5656

Drew joined U.S. Risk in 2015 as a broker in the Houston office. Drew currently brokers casualty for a variety of classes, including contractors, hospitality, manufacturing and habitational. He also works on casualty accounts that are difficult to place due to losses or to the industries in which they work.

Drew earned his Bachelor of Finance and Accounting from Texas Christian University.

Product specialties

  • General contractors
  • Artisan contractors (residential/commercial/industrial)
  • Restaurants
  • Bars/taverns
  • Nightclubs
  • Manufacturing
  • Habitational
  • Inland marine
  • Excess/umbrella
  • Liquor liability
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Lori Ault

Executive Vice President/Branch Manager

Lori serves as EVP/Branch Manager for U.S. Risk and is based in Florida. Lori has over 25 years of insurance industry expertise with a unique background in wholesale/MGA, carrier, and retail experience with a focus on property and casualty, executive liability, excess and surplus lines, and benefits third party administration including ERISA compliance.… Read more
U.S. Risk Brokers Work Phone: (407) 504-9371 Work Phone: (941) 444-1679 Cell Phone: (407) 504-9371

Lori serves as EVP/Branch Manager for U.S. Risk and is based in Florida. Lori has over 25 years of insurance industry expertise with a unique background in wholesale/MGA, carrier, and retail experience with a focus on property and casualty, executive liability, excess and surplus lines, and benefits third party administration including ERISA compliance. Lori holds a Bachelor’s degree from Ohio University in Business Administration and is licensed in Property & Casualty and Life & Health/Variable Annuity.

Product specialties

  • Commercial property
  • Commercial casualty
  • Umbrella and excess liability
  • Inland and ocean marine
  • Products liability
  • Flood
  • Environmental
  • Professional and management liability