Meet our Team of Insurance Authors and Experts

Ann Herro - Insurance Author

Ann has been a writer for 14 years, and has spent most of her career researching and writing for the insurance industry. Ann has worked at an independent agency, a large health insurer, and an insurance technology company and has generated a lot of content on a wide variety of insurance topics over the years. Ann has assisted this site by teaming up with Paul Martin in writing most of our Q&A insurance topics

Candace Jenkins - Insurance Author

Candace Jenkins is both a writer and a licensed insurance advisor. Holding her licenses in Property & Casualty and Life insurance to which she has been practicing for over a decade. She has worked and advised small to large-sized companies for the majority of her career and recently transitioned her skillset into her other passion, writing. Candace has partnered with independent insurance agencies on a local and national scale.

Chris Lacagnina - Insurance Author

During her time with us, Chris has researched and written about many types of insurance, including home, auto, flood, farm and ranch, liability and umbrella insurance. She joined our team in the beginning of 2018. Chris has been writing since childhood, and holds a B.A. in journalism from Hood College. She’s also passionate about ‘80s movies, the Legend of Zelda series, and her cats.

Sara East - Insurance Author

Sara has been a published writer for more than 15 years specializing in insurance, finance, business, travel, and higher education. Sara started with us in 2018 and has contributed a multitude of insurance articles on home, life, auto, and business insurance. She holds a Journalism degree from the University of Nevada, Reno, and the only thing she’s more passionate about than writing is her love for good food and animals.

Jeffery Green - Insurance Expert

Jeff Green has held a variety of sales and management roles at life insurance companies, Wall street firms, and distribution organizations over his 40-year career.  He was previously Finra 7,24,66 registered and held life insurance licenses in multiple states. He is a graduate of Stony Brook University. Jeff is happily “unretired” in Southwest Florida and is a freelance insurance writer and expert.

Paul Martin - Insurance Expert

Paul worked at Texas Workers' Compensation Insurance Fund, now Texas Mutual, the largest writer of workers' compensation insurance in Texas. Throughout his career, Paul has had wide and varied experience in the insurance industry and turned it into a relationally smart and technically proficient practice of making professionals better - he even helps us ensure we provide quality & accurate insurance content.