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Christina Salcido

Broker/Underwriter

Christina Salcido is a broker/underwriter specializing in home health care, adult daycare, rehabilitation centers, durable medical equipment, clinics, urgent care centers, physical therapists, assisted living, and staffing, among many other classes. Christina began her career with U.S.… Read more
U.S. Risk HoustonBrokerage/Healthcare Office Address 2050 West Sam Houston Parkway Suite 1500 Houston, Texas 77042 Work Phone: (281) 243-5714 Cell Phone: (832) 493-1960

Christina Salcido is a broker/underwriter specializing in home health care, adult daycare, rehabilitation centers, durable medical equipment, clinics, urgent care centers, physical therapists, assisted living, and staffing, among many other classes. Christina began her career with U.S. Risk in 2000 in the Underwriting Division for Property & Casualty. In 2005, she made the change to Miscellaneous Malpractice professional and general liability. As a broker, Christina, has access to many resources for your coverage needs. As an underwriter she has underwriting authority through our exclusive miscellaneous medical program through Lloyd’s of London.

Product specialties

  • Independent living facilities
  • Continuing-care retirement communities
  • Assisted living
  • Nursing homes
  • Group homes
  • CRNAs
  • Home healthcare
  • Rehabilitation facilities
  • Dentists
  • Physicians
  • Medical laboratories
  • Social services
  • Staffing
  • Professional liability
  • Hospitals
  • Urgent care centers
  • Clinics
  • Non-medical emergency transport
  • Umbrella
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Wendy Sanderson

Senior Property and Casualty Broker

Wendy joined U.S. Risk in 2015 as a member of the Sarasota, Florida underwriting/brokerage team. With a combined 20 years of experience in E&S and workers’ compensation, Wendy operates in a dual capacity for our Workers' Compensation division.… Read more
U.S. Risk SarasotaU.S. Risk Brokers Office Address 5560 Broadcast Court Sarasota, Florida 34240 Work Phone: (941) 444-1663

Wendy joined U.S. Risk in 2015 as a member of the Sarasota, Florida underwriting/brokerage team. With a combined 20 years of experience in E&S and workers’ compensation, Wendy operates in a dual capacity for our Workers’ Compensation division. As an E&S broker focusing on contractors, hospitality, manufacturing and habitational business, Wendy helps round out current workers’ compensation clients through her cross-selling approach. In addition, Wendy is the Workers’ Compensation Marketing/Business Development Representative responsible for the eastern U.S.

Product specialties

  • Worker’s compensation
  • Commercial general liability
  • Commercial liquor liability
  • Commercial umbrella
  • Commercial property
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Angela Schroder

Senior Vice President

Angela has 20 plus years of experience placing professional liability for insurance agents, brokers, MGAs, insurance companies and other specialty lines. Her goal is to always listen to her clients and develop solutions for each situation.… Read more
U.S. Risk UnderwritersU.S. E & O Brokers Office Address 2050 W. Sam Houston Parkway S. Suite 1500 Houston, Texas 77042 Work Phone: (713) 984-1370 Work Phone: (281) 243-5747 Cell Phone: (713) 932-1385

Angela has 20 plus years of experience placing professional liability for insurance agents, brokers, MGAs, insurance companies and other specialty lines. Her goal is to always listen to her clients and develop solutions for each situation.

Angela is a graduate of Southern Methodist University, acquiring a B.B.A. in Insurance and B.A. in History in 1984. She is president of U.S. E&O Brokers, a family-owned insurance business launched in 1976 and acquired by U.S. Risk in August 2019.

Product specialties

  • Professional liability for insurance agents/brokers, MGAs, life wholesalers, program administrators, and third-party administrators
  • Specialty E&O programs for networks and groups and franchisors of insurance, real estate, lawyers, and title agents
  • Cyber insurance and crime coverage
  • Management liability
  • Employment practices liability
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Pam Schultz

Broker

Pam has been an excess and surplus lines broker since 2001. She is recognized as a seasoned expert in the placement of executive liability and bonds for banks and thrifts. She also focuses on placement of professional liability lines for commercial accounts.… Read more
U.S. Risk NashvilleU.S. Risk Brokers Office Address 7012 City Center Way Box 270 Fairview, Tennessee 37062 Work Phone: (469) 983-7223

Pam has been an excess and surplus lines broker since 2001. She is recognized as a seasoned expert in the placement of executive liability and bonds for banks and thrifts. She also focuses on placement of professional liability lines for commercial accounts.

Before joining U.S. Risk, Pam attended college in Florida and spent 15 years outside the insurance industry as a staff accountant with training and supervisory responsibilities.

Product specialties

  • Bankers professional liability
  • Crime
  • Cyber liability
  • D&O (including difficult-to-place)
  • EPLI
  • Errors and omissions
  • Fiduciary
  • Financial institutions D&O
  • For-profit D&O
  • Insurance agents E&O
  • Lawyers
  • Mortgage impairment
  • Non-profit D&O
  • Professional liability
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Gopaul Singh

Vice President

Gopaul has been in the insurance industry for over 10 years ago and offers a wide array of experience and knowledge including but not limited to marketing, carrier and agency relations, underwriting, leadership and management, with a primary focus on commercial insurance.… Read more
U.S. Risk BrokersCommercial Office Address 626 RXR Plaza Suite 710 Uniondale, New York 11556 Work Phone: (516) 986-4461 Cell Phone: (347) 326-0348

Gopaul has been in the insurance industry for over 10 years ago and offers a wide array of experience and knowledge including but not limited to marketing, carrier and agency relations, underwriting, leadership and management, with a primary focus on commercial insurance.

Product specialties

  • Property
  • General liability
  • Inland marine
  • Liquor liability
  • Professional liability
  • Business owner’s policies
  • General contractors
  • Artisan contractors
  • Restaurants
  • Bars/taverns
  • Nightclubs
  • Manufacturing
  • Habitational
  • Excess/umbrella
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Peter Stanislaw, CIC, CRM, RPLU

Vice President/StaffPak Program Manager

Peter began his insurance career on the retail side of the business as a personal lines producer and then as a commercial lines producer in New York. He moved to the wholesale side of the business as a broker in Virginia before moving into specialty underwriting and program management in Texas.… Read more
U.S. Risk DallasStaffPak Office Address 8401 N. Central Expressway Suite 1000 Dallas, Texas 75225 Work Phone: (800) 232-5830 Work Phone: (469) 983-7169

Peter began his insurance career on the retail side of the business as a personal lines producer and then as a commercial lines producer in New York. He moved to the wholesale side of the business as a broker in Virginia before moving into specialty underwriting and program management in Texas. Peter’s current specialties are in the staffing and PEO space.  The StaffPak Program operates as a program administrator for Markel Insurance Company and as a Coverholder for several Lloyd’s of London syndicates. Markel meets the needs of standard market staffing agency and PEO accounts with their admitted package product. As a Coverholder for Chubb Global, MS Amlin and Vibe, StaffPak meets the needs of not-so-standard staffing agency and PEO accounts.  Workers’ compensation for staffing agencies is also offered through AIG, AmTrust, Key Risk, QBE and StarStone.

Staffing and PEO product specialties

  • Employment Practices Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • General Liability
  • Cyber Liability
  • Crime
  • D&O & Fiduciary
  • Commercial Auto
  • Workers’ compensation
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Simone Sterck

Underwriter/Broker

Simone joined U.S. Risk in March 2019. Prior to joining the U.S. Risk team, she was a commercial underwriter for five years at RPS Covington. Simone attended Louisiana State University, interning with Lloyd's of London and the Port of New Orleans Board of Commissioners, and graduated with a degree in business management.… Read more
U.S. Risk BrokersU.S. Risk Metairie Office Address 3900 N. Causeway Blvd. Suite 1042 Metairie, Louisiana 70002 Work Phone: (504) 335-2694 Cell Phone: (985) 502-2800

Simone joined U.S. Risk in March 2019. Prior to joining the U.S. Risk team, she was a commercial underwriter for five years at RPS Covington. Simone attended Louisiana State University, interning with Lloyd’s of London and the Port of New Orleans Board of Commissioners, and graduated with a degree in business management.

Product specialties

  • Binding and middle market brokerage accounts
  • Commercial CGL
  • Property
  • Builder’s risk
  • Inland marine
  • Excess/umbrella
  • Small professional/E&O
  • Directors and officers
  • Garage
  • Liquor liability
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Adam Sterenberg

Senior Broker

Adam has been in the wholesale insurance business for over 18 years, starting with a small program-driven wholesaler to becoming more of a generalist with knowledge in most areas of property and casualty. Adam received his B.S.… Read more
U.S. Risk Brokers Office Address 626 RXR Plaza Suite 710 Uniondale, New York 11556 Work Phone: (516) 534-3603 Cell Phone: (646) 771-7503

Adam has been in the wholesale insurance business for over 18 years, starting with a small program-driven wholesaler to becoming more of a generalist with knowledge in most areas of property and casualty. Adam received his B.S. from The State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Product specialties

  • Habitational
  • Contractors
  • Transportation
  • Hospitality
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Inland and ocean marine
  • Professional liability
  • Products
  • Excess/umbrella liability
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Patricia Sutton

Vice President/Senior Broker

Pat specializes in brokerage of both property and casualty lines. She has over thirty years of E&S experience. Before joining U.S. Risk, Pat was the property manager for Hartford Specialty in Dallas. Pat specializes in all lines of property and liability classes (both GL and excess liability).… Read more
U.S. Risk DallasU.S. Risk Brokers Office Address 8401 N. Central Expressway Suite 1000 Dallas, Texas 75225 Work Phone: (800) 232-5830 Work Phone: (469) 983-7167

Pat specializes in brokerage of both property and casualty lines. She has over thirty years of E&S experience. Before joining U.S. Risk, Pat was the property manager for Hartford Specialty in Dallas. Pat specializes in all lines of property and liability classes (both GL and excess liability). In addition, she has an extensive background placing inland marine accounts for oil and gas/drilling contractors, builders risk for both commercial and residential, and contractor’s equipment.

Product specialties

  • Builder’s risk/installation floater
  • Commercial property
  • DIC/earthquake/flood
  • Drilling rigs/oilfield property
  • Equipment floaters and dealers
  • Excess liability
  • General contractors
  • Habitational property
  • Motor truck cargo
  • Products liability
  • Refinery/petrochemical risks
  • Residential and roofing contractors
  • Umbrella
  • Vacant Property
  • Wind property