Your Rise365® Team

A solid structure requires both an Architect and an Engineer.

One to creatively see the vision and the design, and one to focus on the implementation and evolution of that design.  The Architect and Engineer, along with a whole team of specialists are necessary to truly elevate the success of all those we serve 365 days a year!

Rise365® Architect

  • Designs and builds risk profile improvement strategies
  • Identify, measure and mitigate risk hazards
  • Drive down insurance costs

Rise365® Engineer

  • Focus on structural elements of insurance program
  • Ensures insurance program is sustainable 365 days a year
  • Monitor and adjust risk management program to clients’ evolving needs

The Rise365® team

Executive Team

Brandon Smyrl

President

Heather Smyrl
CIC, CPCU

Chief Experience Officer

Michael Buoy

Vice President, Private Client

Management & Support

Amy Nicholas
CIC, ACSR

Innovation Manager

Jackie Keys

Manager of People, Places,
and Things

Stacey Gomez
ACSR

Funds Facilitator

Joni Grych

Utility Player

Megan Rogers

Executive Coordinator

Dena King

Great Day Coordinator

Sydney Whynot

Great Day Coordinator

Rise Architects

Becky Khan
CRIS, CISR

Sr. RISE Architect

Andrew Grande
CLCS

Sr. RISE Architect

Stephen Bailey
CRIS

RISE Architect

Clay Fullick

RISE Architect

Jerry Giddens
CRIS

RISE Architect

Scott Howard
CPA, CLCS

RISE Architect

Jason Johnston

RISE Architect

Josh VandenBout

RISE Architect

Trey Davis

RISE Architect-Benefits

Erika Ensign

RISE Architect-Benefits

Risk Strategists

Ralph Howard
CIC

Sr. Risk Strategist

Andrew Tryon
CRIS

Risk Strategist

Kim Still

Risk Strategist-Benefits

Jeffrey Johnston

Risk Advisor-Benefits

365 Engineers

Leslie Sessums
CISR

365 Engineer/CL Manager

Pam Bedford
ACSR

365 Engineer

Danielle Carr
ARM

365 Engineer

Anna Rivera
CISR

365 Engineer

Nikki Curry
CEBS

365 Engineer-Benefits

Brandy Fisher

365 Engineer-Benefits

Stefanie Rochelle

365 Engineer-Private Client

Cassie Stevens

365 Engineer-Private Client

365 Coordinators

Sandy Cronholm
ACSR

Sr. 365 Coordinator

Kathy Gonzales

Sr. 365 Coordinator

Sydney Jones

Sr. 365 Coordinator

Kay Bramlett
CRIS, CISR

365 Coordinator

Leah Cox

365 Coordinator

Brenda Dean
CIC

365 Coordinator

Tiffanie Martinez

365 Coordinator

Shannon Wahrenberger

365 Coordinator-Benefits

Judy Kersh
CRIS

365 Claims Coordinator

365 Associates

Shirley Lomax
ACSR

Sr. 365 Associate

Aimee Mittelsted

Sr. 365 Associate

Sydney Bourgeois

365 Associate

Hezekiah Pitterson

365 Associate

Tania Rafalski

365 Associate

Cheryl Stone
CRIS

365 Associate

Tyler Johnson

365 Associate-Benefits