OUR PEOPLE

OUR PEOPLE

 

    Mike Weeks Director/Owner

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Mike has worked in the Financial industry since 1986 and is an Associate of the Insurance Brokers Association of New Zealand. He is on the Board of Directors of a number of Insurance related companies and is a past President of the Masterton Rotary Club. Born and bred in the Wairarapa, Mike enjoys sharing his love of outdoor pursuits with his two sons Mitchell and Keegan.

BROKERS

Briar Toop Commercial Broker

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Briar has recently joined our team as an Insurance Broker having been in the insurance industry for over 20 years in both underwriting and brokering roles. Briar is looking forward to meeting existing clients and introducing new clients to Provincial. Briar specialises in Commercial Insurance.

 

Jo Scott Commercial Broker

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Jo has been in the Insurance Industry since 1990. During that time she had a two year sabbatical to do her OE, after which she returned to the Wairarapa in 2003 and started working for Provincial Insurance. Jo specialises in Commercial Insurance.

 Andy Morison

Andy Morison Sales

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Andy has been in the Insurance Industry since the early 1970's. During that time he built up a successful business which merged with Provincial in 2001. Andy enjoys dealing with all his clients and forges great relationships with them when he lets them beat him on the Golf Course!

Mike Guildford

Mike Guildford Sales

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Mike has been in the Insurance Industry since 1977 and merged his business with Provincial in 2001 which has enabled him to provide a wider range of competitive products for his clients. He is able to provide information for all insurance contracts. Mike lives in the small community of Riversdale Beach and enjoys all things the ocean provides.

Sheryl Rooderkirk Rural Broker

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Sheryl Rooderkirk has recently re-joined the team At Provincial Insurance Brokers. She comes from an extensive background of both Commercial Underwriting and Broking. She has been in the industry for 14 years. We welcome her back on board.

 

Kris Towgood Life / Health Broker

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Kris was brought up in the Wairarapa after his family moved from the Hawkes Bay in the mid 80’s, and calls Masterton home. Kris has worked as an insurance adviser since 2010, with 8 years background in retail sales and management prior to the insurance profession. In his spare time Kris enjoys spending time with his family, and is an active member of the Wairarapa Car Club as well as playing Indoor & Outdoor Cricket and Golf.

 

Rosie Rutene Domestic / Life / Health Broker

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Rosie has recently joined Provincial having come from a background in Sales & Customer Services. Her dedication to providing the best service possible made her a successful business owner and we are very excited to have her enthusiasm and skill set as part of our team.

 

BROKER SUPPORT

 

Gabrielle Roche Commercial Broker Support

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Gabrielle has been in the Industry for 10 years. She has recently moved to Masterton from the Hawkes Bay and as Broker Support is responsible for providing assistance to our Commercial Brokers.

Jude Powell Rural Broker Support

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Jude has been in the industry for 20+ years and has a wealth of experience and knowledge. She moved to the Wairarapa in 1999 with NZI and when they closed their doors here in 2001 she joined Provincial. Jude is responsible for a large rural portfolio and provides claims support as required.

Cheryl Morris  Commercial Broker Support

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Cheryl has been working within the insurance industry for 25 years. Born and bred in the Wairarapa, Cheryl has a wealth of local knowledge which combined with her experience in insurance, is a real asset to our clients. She joined Provincial towards the end of 2017 and has been enjoying getting to know and understand our clients.

Su Palenski Claims Manager / Broker Support

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Su has just moved to the Wairarapa from Palmerston North and has joined our team as a dedicated Claims Specialist. Su has worked within the insurance industry for 25 years and specifically managed claims for the past 10 years. Su will be a great asset to Provincial and is excited to be working with our clients in making the claim process as seamless as possible.

ADMINISTRATION

Jan Henson Administration Manager

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Jan has worked in almost all aspects of Insurance for over 20 years. As Administration Manager she is responsible for the day to day running of the office. She enjoys live music performances and spending time with family and friends.

 

Teresa Gordon-Wiles Operations

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Teresa comes to us with 20 years experience in Logistics, Systems and Supply Chain Management. She moved from Auckland in 2005 with her family and took several years off to raise her children before returning to the workforce in June 2015. Teresa oversees the smooth running of the computer system, implements & maintains processing procedures and provides support to the brokers.