Rick Stasi, CPCU, ALCM

President, York Alternative Risk Solutions
Rick Stasi serves as President of York Alternative Risk, a division of York Risk Services Group, Inc. Mr. Stasi is responsible for overall operations of York's alternative risk programs, which include individual, group and agency captives, and insured programs. He has 39 years of commercial insurance experience and also oversees York's Bermuda-based captive reinsurance company, Atlantic Gateway International, Ltd.

Before joining York, Mr. Stasi served as the Executive Vice President of Alternative Risk at Avizent. He is also a licensed P&C agent. He holds a B.S. degree in both Business Administration and Occupational Safety & Health from Illinois State University, and holds both CPCU and ALCM professional designations.

Everett R. Newman, Jr., CIC

Managing Vice President, York Alternative Risk Solutions
Everett Newman, Jr., a 30-year veteran of the Property and Casualty Insurance industry, is Managing Vice President of York Alternative Risk Solutions. His responsibilities include the overall management of our Captive Program operation, Captive Program formation and management services to a wide variety of industry groups.

York’s customers reap the benefits of Everett’s experience with Captive Programs. Having served as President of two large regional insurance brokerage firms and as the National Hospitality Industry Practice Leader for a large national brokerage, he brings a wealth of knowledge to every transaction.

Jessica R. Block

Senior Underwriter
Jessica is a graduate of California State Fullerton where she earned her undergraduate degree. She then continued her education at University of Phoenix where she earned her MBA. During this time she worked for The Irvine Company as a sales and marketing specialist. Jessica began her insurance career with Travelers insurance as a commercial accounts underwriter. After 4 years at Travelers, she was asked by CNA to be part of their new branch office in Downtown LA as their Territory Underwriter. Jessica has proven herself in risk and financial analysis, selection and pricing, marketing and production, policy coverage analysis, marketplace and competitive analysis, communication / negotiation, and customer service. She has expertise in underwriting complex casualty and property intensive accounts.

Mary Duvall

Underwriting Assistant
Mary Duvall has over twenty years in the Insurance industry. Mary is the Underwriting Assistant and will assist you with all submissions and questions regarding the RFCP program.

Lori Ross

Marketing Director
Please contact Lori Ross for any Sales and Marketing questions or to request any marketing support.