Passionate, Proven Claim Experts

This ship wouldn’t sail without the best crew in the business. Our folks are motivated to solve problems with ingenuity and creativity. They’ve joined our family because they thrive in a robust, customer-centric environment that gives them the freedom to collaborate, learn and grow, and build the ultimate solution for their customers.

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A Few of our SALT Crew Members:

Started in the industry in 1986 and founded SALT in 2002. Love being active outdoors, biking, fishing and boating. "I'm loving the Maine craft beer scene and if I can find a good fish taco, I'm happy." Self-described as analytical, childish, balding. Why I go to work: The chance to make a positive impact on something.

Don "Cazzy" Russell

President & Founder
Started in P&C in 1983, EB in 1998; became an owner of SALT in 2005. Love family time, fly fishing, golf, cooking for friends, weekly dump runs, travel, tequila. Self-described as empathetic, humorous, immature. Why I go to work: The idea of growing something.

Jeff "Jefe" Verrill

Principal & Co-Conspirator
Started in industry 1987 and joined SALT in 2017. Love visiting my kids and grandchildren, and boating. Can't live without cheese. Self-described as calm, patient, logical, thorough, reliable. Why I go to work: There's always something to improve or a problem to solve in this business.

Jennifer "Jen" Daigle

VP, Operations
Started in industry in 2006 and joined SALT in 2018. Love to spend time with my kids, travel and occasionally fit in a yoga practice. Self-described as energetic, empathetic and dedicated. Why I go to work: The challenge of finding ways to connect potential customers to what we do, so we can help their business succeed.

Julie "Jules" Spugnardi

Marketing Director

Started in industry 1998 and joined SALT in 2010. Love reading, painting, sewing and wine. Self-described as "Seriously? I have no idea." Why I go to work: Each claim is unique, which allows you to think outside the box and use your skills in different ways each day.

Alyson "Aly" Huff

Crew Lead
Started in industry 2001; joined SALT in 2006. Love being busy, building, renovating, woodworking, and gardening. Self-described as zippy, animated and hardworking. Why I go to work: Work is my happy place. I adore my bosses and co-workers and enjoy the challenges of claim management. It's rewarding to have a positive impact on claimants' lives.
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Denise "D Nice" Lessard

Crew Lead
Extensive experience in claims management and operations; joined SALT in 2019. Self-described as "a detail-oriented lover of spreadsheets and the funniest person I know." In his free time he can be found with his two boys, likely coaching one of their various youth sports teams. Why I go to work: I like to provide value and solve problems.
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Mark Beagle

Executive Director