Mark Friedrich

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Mark is a veteran in the insurance industry with expertise in both personal lines and commercial business risk management.  His designations include LUTCF, CWCA, and CBC. In additional to his commitment to his clients, he is focused on serving his community and church. He is presently Vice President of the Washington Kiwanis Club, Secretary/treasurer for his BNI (Business Network International) group, and on the board of War Room Ministries. In the past he has served on the board for the Red Cross, Foster Pet Outreach, and active in the Boy Scouts of America.

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Ed Riesberg

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Ed is a Risk Advisor specializing in manufacturing and churches.  Ed came to us from Caterpillar with extensive experience in lean project management and a strong risk analysis background. Ed has a degree from Iowa State University in Production Operations Management and Management Information Systems. Ed has put down roots in Morton with his wife Jessica and two children.  He is active in his community and has created a local business networking group, serves as a board member of the T3 Triathlon,  member of the Blessed Sacrament Commission of Education and Enrollment Committee, member of the Morton Rotary, and volunteer…

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Nate Heinold

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Nate focuses on personal and business insurance and works out of our satellite office in Washington. Nate specializes in writing business insurance for Churches and Contractors. Nate graduated from Illinois State University with an undergraduate degree in business and finance and has an MBA from Illinois State as well. In addition to his degree Nate was the 2009-2010 Outstanding MBA Student of the Year. Nate holds the insurance designations of CPCU, AU, API, AINS and AIS. Nate sits on the board of directors for the Professional Disc Golf Association and is a Past President of the Washington Chamber of Commerce….

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Gabe Meiss

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Gabe joined the Ledgestone team in 2015 as a customer service intern and began full-time with the organization in 2016.  He currently oversees the customer service team as Operations Manager. Gabe holds a bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University in Organizational and Leadership Communication with a certificate in Human Resource Management. He is active in his church, is a member of the Peoria Area Civic Chorale, and enjoys spending time with his wife, family, and friends. Other hobbies include baseball (specifically Cardinals baseball), American history, reading, and making music.

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Brenda Decker

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Brenda has worked in the insurance industry for over 30 years and joined the Ledgestone team in 2013. Prior to her employment at Ledgestone, Brenda worked as a policy processor, then as a commercial lines rate clerk at Travelers Insurance and Pekin Insurance. In 2000, she obtained her Property & Casualty Insurance Producer license and worked for another independent insurance agency in the area, dealing in both commercial and personal lines insurance. Brenda enjoys spending time with her family and friends, especially in her backyard in-ground pool. One of her main hobbies is creating cross-stitch pictures.

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Tammy Bjork

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Tammy has over 15 years of insurance sales and customer service experience.  Tammy started her career with Farmers Insurance which sparked her long term interest in insurance. She was licensed in 2000 and worked for an independent insurance agency for 12 years, representing many insurance companies. Tammy continued her insurance career selling insurance for State Farm. Tammy strives to provide the best customer service experience for our customers. Tammy lives in Eureka, IL with her husband Jason. They are licensed foster parents and have a son, Cameron. Her interests include reading, running in local races, riding around town on her…

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