About

The McConville Omni Team

Experienced. Enthusiastic. Engaged.

Meet our team... or as we like to say... your team. When you choose McConville Omni, your insurance purchase is backed by a commitment by our entire team to ensure that the coverage we recommend is right for you. You get the best insurance products delivered with personalized service... and always with a smile.

Meet Our Commercial Insurance Sales Team

Steve Cox, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Steve Cox, Corporate & Commercial Division

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    Steve is a Commercial Account Manager with over 25 years of experience. He is a founding partner of the former Omni Insurance Brokers, our merging partner in 2015. Steve is a graduate of Western University’s Business Economics program, is a Certified Risk Manager from the University of Toronto and is a Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker. He specializes in corporate risk and commercial business.

Chris DiPietro, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Chris DiPietro, Account Manager
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    Chris is a Commercial Account Manager with over 27 years of experience. Chris specializes in insurance for Condominium Corporations and Restoration Contractors, but has experience with insurance across the commercial spectrum. He is an active member in the London Chapter of the Canadian Condominium Institute. Chris’s experience and passion for customer service has resulted in many life-time clients and friends.

Brad Beer, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Brad Beer, Account Manager
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    Brad is a Commercial Account Manager with over 20 years of expereince in commercial insurance. Brad specializes in protecting developers and contractors and oversees the Marsh Coverage and Protection Program (CAP) for Automotive Dealerships. He is very active in the London community and is involved with the London Health Sciences Foundation Board of Directors and sits on the Membership Committee for the London Hunt & Country Club. In his spare time, Brad is an OHL League Supervisor and has been involved with the organization as a former referee.

Dan Damico, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Dan D'Amico, Account Manager

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    Dan is a Commercial Account Manager that has been with McConville Omni for 17 years. He specializes is heavy construction but is well-versed in all types of commercial coverage. Dan prides himself on delivering customized and personal service to his clients. Dan spends his free time coaching his son’s soccer team and spending a lot of time with family.

Royston Fernandes, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Royston Fernandes, Account Manager

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    Royston is a Commercial Account Manager with over 10 years of experience. He has experience in a wide variety of industries and focuses on non-profit groups, commercial auto and garage insurance. Royston’s attention to detail, willingness to learn new industries and professionalism has driven his success.

Chris Tower, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Chris Tower, Account Manager

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    Chris is a Commercial Account Manager with over 5 years of experience. He works at our St. Thomas office and is an active member of the St Thomas and Elgin Home Builders Association. Chris’s specialties include construction and craft breweries, in addition to the various local businesses he works with.

  • Sherry Zimmer, Account Manager

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    Sherry is an Account Manager with over 16 years of insurance experience, earning several designations . She works with various small to mid-sized businesses with a focus on small contractors and also manages a national insurance program for veterinarians. Sherry understands that each business is unique and is committed to finding the right solutions for her client’s individual needs.

Jason Potts, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Jason Potts, Account Manager

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    Jason is a Commercial Account Manager with over 8 years of experience. He specializes in understanding and advising small and medium-sized businesses on their insurance needs. Jason enjoys tackling big-picture problems, and always attempts to find the best solution, not just the right one.

John Wintermeyer, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • John Wintermeyer, Account Manager
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    John is a Commercial Account Manager with many years of experience working with start-ups and tech companies. He has a strong passion for business operations, risk management and project management and is keen to understand the complexities of your business to make sure you’ve got the best coverage available. In his spare time, John enjoys getting outdoors and soaking up quality time with his young daughter!

Jennifer Spencer, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Jennifer Spencer, Account Manager
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    Jennifer is a Commercial Account Manager with over 9 years of insurance experience in which she has earned her Chartered Insurance Professional and Certified Risk Manager designations.  She specializes in protecting landlords and real estate risks in addition to the various local businesses she works with.  Jennifer has a comprehensive understanding of all types of commercial insurance and risk management practices and is committed to finding the best solution that fits each client’s unique needs.

Terry Potts, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Terry Potts, Account Manager

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    Terry is an account manager with 48 years experience, and has been with McConville Omni for 46 years. Terry specializes in residential condominium complex insurance, and commercial realty, as well as all types of business insurance, whatever the need is. He was a member of the Parish Council of his Church, and is an avid golfer with is a member at Highland Golf and Country Club. Terry’s approach is personal and he is truly proud of his lasting relationships with his clients.

Dave Wallace, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Dave Wallace, Account Manager

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    Dave is a Commercial Account Manager with over 33 years of experience. After that many years, he deserves a break! Effective Dec 1 2020, Dave will be enjoying his retirement. His emails and calls are being monitored by Jen Spencer, who is now managing Dave's former clients. 

Doug Schofield, Commercial Lines Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Doug Schofield, Account Manager

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    Doug is a Commercial Account Manager with over 20 years of insurance experience. Doug specializes in commercial reality and automotive, as well as the marine industry. Doug is a graduate of Western University and is involved in the London Community. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends.

Brian Dyke, Account Manager, McConville Omni London
  • Brian Dyck, Account Manager

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    Brian has been in the insurance industry since 1993, and specializes in Commercial Auto and Habitational Insurance. Based out of our Clinton office, Brian enjoys the community aspect as it is the town he grew up in and now lives with his wife and two children. He enjoys time with friends and family, and can be found at the cottage or out on the boat during his time off.

Meet Our Personal Insurance Sales Team

Amanda Williams, Personal Insurance New Business Specialist, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Amanda Williams, New Business Specialist

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    Amanda is a New Business Specialist with over 5 years of experience. She is a trusted personal insurance adviser, based out of our St. Thomas office. She specializes in the creation of new insurance policies, by doing a full needs analysis with you and presenting the best options for your protection and your value. 

Alex Spaisic, Personal Insurance New Business Specialist, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Alex Spasic, New Business Specialist

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    Alex is a New Business Specialist with over 12 years of experience. He is a trusted advisor, based out of our London office. Alex has an extensive background in property insurance, which gives him an excellent base to build a property and auto bundle for his clients. By fully understanding your risks, he can present the best coverage and value for you. 

Heather Branson, Personal Lines Customer Service Broker, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • Heather Branson, Customer Service Broker

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    Heather is a Personal Lines Customer Service Broker. She has almost 5 years of experience in insurance and has been with McConville Omni since the beginning. She is a Registered Insurance Broker of Ontario and is a graduate of Fanshawe College's Business Insurance program.


Meet Our Leadership Team

  • Ed Meiering, CEO

    Ed is the CEO, but he also our biggest cheerleader. He is leveraging his unique past experiences in a brokerage and multiple insurance companies to create an extremely strong internal environment. Ed's charisma and drive can be felt by anyone in the office and it is his constant positivity and curiosity that keep us learning, growing and challenging the status quo. He can be found camping and coaching volleyball when he's not at work.

  • Bettina Urban, Manager, HR & Operations

    Bettina is our Human Resources and Operations Manager. She is a graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University and has over 15 years of experience in both her role and the insurance industry. Bettina is a member of the Human Resources Professional Association and sits on the HR Committee for the Independent Living Centre of Waterloo Region.

Kim Boyle
  • Kim Boyle, Branch Manager, St. Thomas

    Kim is the Branch Manager of our St. Thomas office. Kim is responsible for the daily operations of the office, as well as overseeing employees in all business units. Kim also manages our New Business team, where she applies the sales techniques she learned while working with Bowman Consulting. Kim is highly experienced, as she is the former CEO of a mutual insurance company. In her spare time, you can always find Kim with her fur-babies, or her grand-babies!

  • Michelle Morant, Manager, Commercial Ops

    Michelle is our Manager of Commercial Operations. She has over 14 years of experience in the insurance industry and has been with McConville Omni for over 9 years. Michelle is a graduate of Fanshawe College’s Business Insurance program and is a Registered Insurance Broker of Ontario. In her spare time, Michelle hangs out with her two young boys and loves to play soccer.

  • Page Forron, Manager, Marketing & Administration

    Page is our Manager of Marketing & Administration. Page plans, builds and executes our marketing initiatives, while also keeping a watchful eye out for internal operation efficiencies. Page also oversees the Reception team, as they are our front line brand ambassadors. Page has been in the industry a few short years, but she has her RIBO license and is working on her Canadian Marketing designation. You can always find Page with an espresso, and likely thinking about golf!

  • Allison Pollington, Corporate Controller

    Allison is a Corporate Controller and she has over 15 years of accounting experience. She is a graduate of Western University and holds both her CPA and CGA. She is currently enrolled in the Payroll Compliance Practitioner Certification program from the Canadian Payroll Association. Allison is an avid animal lover and has a cat even though she is allergic!

John Brennan, Commercial Sales Manager, McConville Omni Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario
  • John Brennan, Commercial Lines Sales Manager

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    John is a Commercial Lines Sales Manager with over 23 years of experience in commercial insurance. John also has 14 years of experience running auto dealerships and 3 years in public accounting, and is a Certified Risk Manager. He is the incoming president of The London Club and is a member of the Directors Club of London. John specializes in the manufacturing, construction, retail and agri-business sectors.

  • Wendy Maxwell-Smith, Personal Lines Supervisor

    Wendy is our Personal Lines Supervisor in London. She has over 14 years of experience. Wendy leads a team of personal insurance brokers. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science from Western University and obtained her Registered Insurance Broker of Ontario license in 2005. In her spare time, Wendy enjoys playing on her co-ed softball team and spending lots of time with her family.

Dave Sproul, Account Manager, McConville Omni Insurance London Ontario
  • Dave Sproul, Account Manager

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    Dave is an Account Manager working with our Goderich, Clinton, and Lucknow clients. He has extensive knowledge in the agriculture insurance sector and has been insuring farms for many years. 


Specialty Services

Jeannette Thiessen
  • Jeannette Thiessen, Claims Specialist

    Jeannette is a veteran claims specialist with over 25 years of experience. She gained a lot of knowledge working as a claims adjuster with a major insurance company. She now works on your behalf and advocates for you with the insurance company, should you be filing a claim. Jeannette enjoys spending time in her country home, and having lunch with her university-going daughters!

  • Kate Gruetzner, Customer Experience Lead

    Kate is our Customer Experience Lead with over 5 years of experience in the insurance industry. Kate leads a team of brokers and support staff. She has a Bachelor of Management & Organizational Studies with a specialization in Finance from Western University. Kate is also actively involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters of London and Area in her spare time.

  • Angie Ronholm, Business Systems Specialist & Privacy Officer

    Angie is our Business Systems Specialist. She specializes in our IT systems and linking technology to operations. Angie has over 12 years of experience in the insurance industry and oversees our administrative staff. Angie is a Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker and was previously focused on Personal Lines insurance. Angie is a big Disney fan and goes with her family every-other Christmas.

  • David Cox, Commercial Operations Audit

    Dave is a Customer Service Broker in Commercial Lines and also the Commercial Operations Supervisor. He oversees the Commercial Operations Specialists while maintaining his broker duties. Dave received his Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation in 2012 and is a graduate of Fanshawe’s Business Insurance program.

Kim Burden
  • Kim Burden, Underwriting Quality Specialist

    Kim is our Underwriting Quality Specialist, who reviews all new business applications to ensure that the application is complete, and that the client and the insurance company are well-matched. In her spare time, Kim spends lots of time with her daughters!

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