Press Releases

Greg Huston, Vice President, Joins SCM's Los Angeles Employee Benefits Division

Greg comes to SCM from Trapani Dickins & Associates.   His decade of experience in the insurance industry will be instrumental in bringing new business to the firm.

John Paganas Joins SCM's Irvine Office as Vice President, November 2013

John brings a wealth of experience to SCM, having previously held the positions of business development associate at National Insurance Brokerage of New York and project manager at Turner Construction, the nation’s largest east coast construction company.

Dan Fein Joins SCM's Los Angeles Office as Vice President, August 2013

Dan comes to SCM from Whorton Insurance Services.  Prior thereto, he was with Elkins Jones. Dan brings more than two decades of experience and resources in the insurance and financial services industries and holds the well-respected CIC and CRM designations.

SCM welcomes John E. Melbon as Vice President, July 2013

John brings 20 years of benefits experience, holding senior level postions in management and sales on both the carrier and broker consulting side.  Additionally, he founed Benefits Partners, an employee benefits consulting firm based in Newport Beach, where he served as President.

Eric Kitei Joins SCM's Los Angeles Office as Vice President, May 2013

Eric brings more than a decade of experience and resources in the insurance and financial services industries.  Prior to joining SCM, Eric was a marketing representative at Federated and also held the positions of owner/branch manager of Capital Direct Lending and branch manager for Elite Equity Corp.

SCM welcomes Nicole Gaines as Account Executive in Real Estate Division, February 2013

Nicole previously held the position of Senior Client Manager/Assistant Vice President at Willis North America.

Gabriela Hernandez joins SCM as Associate Vice President, January 2013

Gabriela joins SCM from Willis. She brings over 25 years of experience in the health care industry, applying strong expertise in health and welfare account management, analytics, large claim case review, compliance oversight and self-funding.

Canaan Crouch joins SCM as Vice President in Irvine Office, October 2012

Canaan Crouch joins SCM from ACE Environmental, where he held the position of assistant vice president/northwestern regional manager. Canaan’s extensive environmental background and expertise, spanning over 12 years, will serve him well in his leadership role for SCM’s Environmental, Chemical and Energy Practice Group.

Insurance Journal ranks SCM as #42 among Top 100 Privately Held Property/Casualty Agencies