Previously Rich was the Senior Vice President of Insurance for a bank. Encouraged by clients, as well as colleagues from the bank, Rich made the decision to open his own Agency in February of 2013.
Throughout his insurance career it has always been clear that Rich’s first priority is to his clients. While many other brokers make the same claim, few deliver the way Rich does. Mr. Siegel has been a Hudson Valley resident for his entire life. Rich resides in Kingston, N.Y. with his wife Donna, and their daughters Laura and Mary Kate. He may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kimberly Huppert, CWPM- Senior Vice President of Insurance Operations
Kimberly has been in the insurance business for 17 years. She holds a New York State Life & Health License and a New York State Property & Casualty License.
She started her career managing the claims department for GHI HMO but soon transitioned to working for employers to provide them with the best choices for their employee benefits. In 2011 Kimberly become a Certified Wellness Program Manager (CWPM). She views wellness as a great way to engage employees in their healthcare while providing the employer with a happier, more productive workforce.
Kimberly lives in Shokan, NY with her husband Jason and their two beagles, Oliver and Jackson. She may be reached at email@example.com.
Brandy Huppert, Employee Benefits Administrative Assistant
Brandy joined the RSS Agency team in September 2014 after graduating from Hartwick College with a BA in Psychology and Business Administration. She holds a New York State Life & Health License. She resides in Kingston, NY.She may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Joyce has been in the medical insurance industry for over 26 years. As an account executive she has had many opportunities to form successful business relationships with upper level management, board of directors, and owners of companies.
Joyce holds a New York State Health License. She is certified in both Medicare and the New York State of Health SHOP Program. Joyce resides in Saugerties, NY with her sons Christopher and Tony and their dogs Talia and Gianna. She may be reached at email@example.com.
Tracie Ingham, CISR- Manager-Commercial and Personal Insurance
Tracie has been providing personal insurance since 2002. She holds a New York State Life & Health and a New York State Property & Casualty License. Tracie has completed her certification as a Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist (CLCS) and is a current member of the Society of Certified Insurance Service Representatives (CISR).
After serving in the United State Air Force; Tracie returned to the Hudson Valley in 2001 with her daughter Lauren and started her career specializing in personal insurance. She enjoys helping her clients with their personal insurance needs.
Tracie lives in Kingston where she enjoys the splendor of the Hudson Valley. Tracie may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
John B DeForest – Sales Executive
John joined RSS in 2014 after owning his own service business for 10 years. After graduating from Rondout Valley High School, John moved on to Saint John’s University in Queens, NY on a Golf Scholarship. He graduated Cum Laude with a BS Degree in Marketing in 2004. John currently holds a New York State License in both Property and Casualty, and Life and Health. He currently resides in Saugerties, New York with his wife Melissa. John may be reached at email@example.com
Nick Freese – Sales Executive
Nick was born and raised in Kingston, NY. He graduated from Kingston High School in 2006 and earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from SUNY New Paltz in 2010. Nick has worked in the insurance field in various roles including sales, account management, financial analysis and accounting. Nick holds a New York State License in both Property & Casualty and Life & Health. Nick may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org