Aero Insurance Team
J. Jeffery Rasmussen, CPCU, ARM, CAIP, AAI
President, Aero Insurance, LLC
Jeff Rasmussen joined Bruce and David Fritz in starting Tricor Aviation, LLC, DBA Aero Insurance LLC, in 2012. Jeff works with Fixed Base Operators, Corporate Fleets, private owners, airports, and products manufacturers to provide them with risk management and insurance expertise.
He began his career with Rollins Hudig Hall in Chicago as an Insurance Analyst in the Research and Consulting Department, where he examined the risk management and insurance programs of a wide array of major clients and prospects. Jeff has experience with multi-national clients that have diverse operations and complex coverage needs including the oil production, construction, real estate, national retailing, manufacturing, and aviation industries. He started the aviation practices from scratch for two other large agencies over the past 20 years prior to starting Aero Insurance LLC.
Jeff has attained the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation, Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Certified Aviation Insurance Professional (CAIP), the Accredited Advisor In Insurance (AAI), and Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designations. Jeff holds both a Master's and a Bachelor's degree in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
He played football for the UW as an undergraduate and was twice named to the Academic All Big Ten Team. Jeff is also an active member of the National 'W' Club and the Mendota Gridiron Club. He has been named to the Young Agents of the Year in 1999 and Committee Chairperson of the Year in 2004 by the Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin. Jeff is a member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA), and the Aviation Insurance Association (AIA). He is a commercial, instrument-rated Single Engine Land and Single Engine Sea pilot. He and his father fly a Cessna 182.
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Tom and Renee Watry
Vice President and Client Executive, Aero Insurance, LLC
Tom's career in insurance began in the mid sixties. He and Renee went on to open their own agency in 1968 focusing on the needs of the aviation community. Their 90+ years of combined experience has served the aviation community of the Midwest very well over that time frame.
MaryLu Mecklenburg, ACSR, WISC, PWCAM
Client Executive, Aero Insurance, LLC
MaryLu Mecklenburg began her career in insurance as a receptionist in 1990. She obtained her Property, Casualty, Life and Health insurance licenses and moved into a service representative role handling small, medium and large commercial accounts in 1991. MaryLu attended Aviation Insurance and Risk Management training in Atlanta, GA in 2009 and since then has worked on all aspects of aviation related accounts. She is currently working on obtaining her pilot's license.
MaryLu holds an Accredited Customer Service Representative (ACSR), Wisconsin Accredited Customer Service Representative (WISC) and the Professional Workers Compensation Account Manager (PWCAM) designations.
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