Thrilled to participate with Bridlewood Insurance, who offers quality Medicare products and services, and anxious to help seniors with their transition to Medicare, by making informed decisions key to their life needs.
I am a native Californian, residing for the last fifteen years in Orange County. Prior to moving here, I resided primarily in South Bay area, where I raised four children.
My previous work experience was a twenty four year career at TRW Systems (Cost Manager), which ended because I choose to be at home as a full time mom. For the past four years, I have and continue to volunteer in various roles at the Discovery Store for The American Cancer Society.
Garth received his Bachelor of Arts in Communications in the year 2000 from the University of California, San Diego. He has been a licensed broker in the state of California since 2008. He was born in Toledo, Ohio, and moved to California at the age of 4 years old. His family wanted to move to California to get away from the cold weather but Garth still has lots of love for the Midwest.
Garth was introduced to Bridlewood Insurance by an old colleague from a previous job. He was excited to come on board with Bridlewood and wanted to continue helping seniors with their Medicare needs. His favorite part of his job is meeting people for the first time who are apprehensive about going over Medicare. He is grateful for working together with people and gaining their trust and support.
During his free time, Garth really enjoys playing sports and staying active. He like watching College Football and spending time with his daughter, Gaby.
Leticia is a graduate of South El Monte high school. She has been a licensed life insurance agent for over 12 years, and has also worked with annuities for more than 10 years. She was referred to Bridlewood from a colleague, and decided to join their team after hearing how well trained and supported their agents are. Leticia’s favorite part of her job is delivering exceptional customer services and building long-term relationships.
Although she grew up in South El Monte, Leticia and her family now reside in Fontana, CA. She has 3 children – a 20 year old son and two daughters, ages 16 & 17. A recent addition to their family is their newly adopted dog. Leticia loves to keep active by going to the gym, hiking and snowboarding.
After college, Carol decided on a career in Insurance. With more than 43 years of experience as a Life, Health & Accident agent, she is licensed in CA (resident state) and AZ, TX, MI, TN, ID and WA. She handles all lines of Medicare, including Medicare Supplement, Advantage and Prescription Drug plans. Carol loves educating people, so insurance has been a wonderful fit for her. She decided to come to Bridlewood Insurance after a colleague, Denice Merrill, introduced her to the agency.
Although Carol was born in Arizona, she has lived in California since she was 11 years old. Recently married to her wonderful husband, Hugo, they love dining, attending plays and travel.
Glenn has a Bachelor of Science degree in General Business Administration from Arizona State University. He has 9 years of experience in the financial wellness industry as a Wealth Management Advisor, CDFA® (Certified Divorce Financial Analyst), and also holds his Series 65, and his Life & Health Insurance licenses. He received the NAIFA-LA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors) Agent of the Year, 9 consecutive years. Glenn specializes in Medicare Advantage and Supplement plans. He joined Bridlewood Insurance, after talking with his colleague, Alvin Para, about the great support and training they provide their agents.
Glenn’s favorite part of his business is providing people with better financial outcomes. Medicare is a big decision that is made too complicated and he is there to help his clients wade through the mountains of mailers and flyers they receive, and make sense of it all. He was a college football player and a youth sports coach for 10 years, and has adopted and implemented a “Coach Approach” to his advisory practice. Glenn is there for his clients for all the right reasons, including guiding people to a better outcome and promising they will be well-satisfied if they put their faith in him. He prides himself in being able to explain concepts without using industry jargon; rather using a sports or life experience analogy.
Glenn’s dad was a Colonel in the US Army, so he figures that makes him an “Army Brat”. He was born in Seattle, and went on to play Friday Night Lights football in Texas, and moved on to college football at Arizona State University. He now reside in La Crescenta, CA in LA County. Glenn is newly married to his lovely bride, Zivile Dailydiene Crawford, and they have 4 kids between them and a French Bulldog named Marley. In his leisure time, he loves playing guitar – he has 26 of them!! He also loves to work out and watch sports, especially pro-football. He is truly passionate about watching his son, who plays football for the Cal Bears, which is his alma-mater. Additionally, he is a huge believer in personal development.
Gabriel attended Cal State Fullerton. He has 25 plus years in the Insurance industry as a Farmer’s Agent, Medicare Agent and also offering Life and Commercial lines of insurance. Gabriel began his Medicare career with Bridlewood about 5 years ago, and loves the excellent agent support and marketing they offer. He offers Medicare Advantage plans in Orange County, San Diego and LA County. He really believes in taking care of his clients as if they were his own family members, and if you do then the clients will take care of you! He bilingual, which is a tremendous asset to a Medicare agent, and opens up a whole new group of clients he can serve.
Gabriel’s favorite pastimes are traveling, tennis, taking adventures, chess and languages.
Paul graduated in 2009, with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Scranton. He has more than 10 years experience in Health and Medicare insurance. He has received recognition by earning both the Chairman’s Club and Top Producing Agent, due to referral business and building strong relationships with his clients. Paul is passionate about helping his clients understand the complexities of Medicare, while providing affordable solutions for coverage.
Paul loves ice hockey, and played competitively while in college.
Scott received his BA at Cal State University, Chico, with a broadcast journalism major. He has been Insurance licensed since 2006, and is Life, Annuity, Health, Medicare and Long-Term Care certified. Scott specializes in those people who are Turning 65, and those who are over 65, who are still employed or with a working spouse. Besides assisting seniors with their Medicare needs, he can help clients navigate through their Social Security options.
Scott was attracted to Bridlewood because he felt their organization was comprised of good people, one of his best friends has made a home here, and he likes to work with positive people with good attitudes and the right approach to their career. He feels he is constantly in learning mode so he can better serve his clients, and on the flip side, feels he learns so much from his clients along the way. Even with the rigorous training and certifications he must complete, he believes he learns something new with each client interaction.
Scott has lived in multiple locations throughout Southern California, and is currently enjoying life in Long Beach, which provides convenient access to LA, OC and North County San Diego. Originally from New Jersey, he appreciates so many things about our country – literally, from coast to coast. Scott has been married to his wife, Kim, for 30 years and they share three amazing, young adult daughters. He is a music lover, photographer, car guy and author. He truly enjoys traveling with the whole family, which is very high on his list of things to do in his spare time!
Michael received his undergraduate degree at UC Santa Barbara and his graduate degree at USC Marshall School of Business. He has over 25 years as a licensed agent, and is President of the Lanterman Insurance Agency. He has also been a Vice President of Sales at USI National Insurance Brokerage, a National Practice Leader for Kaiser Permanente Small Group and Individual Sales, as well as Director Kaiser Permanent California Sales. Michael specializes in Medicare Advantage and Supplement plans. Recently, he was looking for an insurance agency to affiliate with for his annual training, marketing and other support, and decided to join Bridlewood Insurance. He values helping clients choose the absolute right option for their supplemental insurance, as he knows how important a step that is for them.
Michael was born in Pasadena and raised in West Los Angeles. He has been living in Long Beach since 1990. He also served in the US Army Special Forces (Green Berets) from 1987 – 2001. His wife Roberta and he recently celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary. They met in Santa Barbara while attending college there. They have two sons, Kyle and John, along with their German shepard, Stella. When he has some time off, you can probably find Michael biking, surfing, or taking long walks with his lovely wife and dog.