Young Agents CommitteeYoung Agents Committee

The young agents committee works to develop programs and activities directed toward the young insurance professional, under the age of 41 or with less than 5 years in the business with the intent to involve this segment of the membership in IIA of Illinois activities.

 

Committee Members

Renee Crissie
Renee Crissie
Acrisure, LLC dba Crissie Insurance Group

IIA of IL Chairperson - Young Agents Committee

Rosemont, IL

Renee joined the family business right out of college and has worked side-by-side with her family to learn all areas of the business and help grow the agency. She began her career in Commercial Lines and took on Employee Benefits in 2010 as Health Care Reform took off. Crissie Insurance, an Acrisure Agency Partner, specializes in Business Insurance, Bonding & Surety, Benefits and HR Solutions and Personal Insurance.

Cody Imming
Cody Imming
Imming Insurance Agency

IIA of IL Vice-Chair

Carlyle, IL

Allyson Padilla
Allyson Padilla
Blank's Insurance Agency

Executive Committee Liaison

Olney, IL

Allyson Padilla was born into Blank’s Insurance Agency but began her insurance career full-time in 2008. The agency provides all types of insurance and bonds, including personal lines and commercial insurance. She works in all facets of the agency but is primarily focused on commercial lines, agency marketing and advertising.

Phil Lackman
Phil Lackman
Independent Ins. Agents of IL

Staff Liaison

Springfield, IL

• IIA of IL/IIABA Management
• Strategic Planning
• Press Inquiries

Rachel Romines
Rachel Romines
Independent Ins. Agents of IL

Staff Liaison

Springfield, IL

• Publications
• Trusted Choice
• Agency Marketing
• EDGE Conference
• Young Agents Network

Derek Hayden
Derek Hayden
Shelbyville Ins. Agency, Ltd dba Shelbyville Ins. Services

Committee Member

Shelbyville, IL

Michael Hilson
Michael Hilson
G.B.G., Inc.

YA Committee Member

South Holland, IL

Michael Hilson is a third-generation insurance professional. He joined (*) GBG, inc. in a full-time capacity in May of 2003. He has worked in each facet of agency operations and key client services. He leads the firm’s Client Retention Department and is primarily responsible for insurance company underwriting relations and insurance industry relations.

Brad Leonard
Brad Leonard
BOS Insurance Services

YA Committee Member

Springfield, IL

Jonathan Lohman
Jonathan Lohman
Lohman Companies

YA Committee Member

Moline, IL

Jason Quaglia
Jason Quaglia
Risk Management Solutions of America, Inc.

YA Committee Member

Chicago, IL

James Sager
James Sager
Sager Insurance Group, LLC

YA Committee Member

Dahlgren, IL

James Sager started working with Kane Insurance, a family owned business, in 2015. James has also been a producer for Premier Crop Insurance since 2014. Outside of the agency, James currently serves as the fundraising chairman for Salem Community High School Academic Foundation, as president-elect of the Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce, and as a founding board member of Little Egypt.

Tyler Sandrock
Tyler Sandrock
Cornerstone Agency, Inc.

YA Committee Member

Tampico, IL

Kyle Shell
Kyle Shell
Insurance Program Managers Group

Committee Member

St. Charles, IL

Courtney Squier
Courtney Squier
Squier Insurance Agency, Inc.

Committee Member

Hardin, IL

Luke Yaekel
Luke Yaekel
Yaekel & Associates Ins. Service, Inc.

Committee Member

Belleville, IL