August 5, 2020
Stephen began his insurance career shortly after graduating from the University of Georgia with a degree in economics. He’s a certified Transportation Risk Specialist (TRS), and brings more than 25 years of industry experience in sales, marketing and independent agency management. As vice president of customer service, Stephen plays a large role on our operations team and leads Reliance’s service and claims department. Stephen, who moved to Tennessee to join Reliance Partners in 2017, is married with three children and a grandchild.
Hometown: Clarkesville, GA
First Car: 1979 Ford Mustang
Dream Car: 1997-2002 Plymouth Prowler
Do You Have an Industry Mentor? Marie Romano. She was my sales manager in 1995, when I started my insurance career with Sentry Insurance. She was the most encouraging person I’d ever met. She gave me the opportunity for an insurance career and I’ve never looked back.