Rob is a 2001 graduate of Central Michigan University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He started his career in the Supply Chain industry and has spent 13 of the last 22 years working for some of the most recognizable names in trucking/transportation space, most recently serving as Managing Director of Midwest Operations for England Logistics. He was awarded Schneider National’s Presidential Award for Continuous Improvement in 2003 and earned his Lean Six Sigma Black Belt via General Electric’s prestigious program while working for Penske in 2010.
Rob has also been a licensed insurance agent since 2010 and owned his own Insurance Agency for 6 years prior to working for Allied Insurance Managers. He is passionate about creating risk management and asset protection strategies for his clients. Rob is utilizing his experience in both insurance and logistics to create comprehensive risk management programs for the transportation, manufacturing, commercial real estate, contractor, medical and professional services industries.
Rob also specializes in the Fire Protection Contractor industry and has a great relationship with all the top insurance underwriters who offer best-in-class programs in this space. Having the experience and the relationships with key underwriters in specialized marketplaces allows Allied to negotiate the best possible terms and conditions for its insureds.
When Rob is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters on the shores of Lake Huron or on the side-lines of one of their Michigan Stars FC soccer games. He is an avid sports fan and loves to golf, work-out, play soccer and play guitar. He serves as an elected officer at a local non-profit and sits on the board of its charitable foundation.