2023 Officers, Directors and Committee Chairs

Please welcome our 2023 Officers, Directors and Committee Chairs.

For inquiries, please contact dallascpcu@gmail.com.

President

David Owen, CPCPU

McGriff Insurance Brokers / Truist Insurance Holdings, Inc

Contact: dowen@mcgriff.com

David started his insurance career in 2009 as a commercial account manager with a local independent. Today, David is a VP with McGriff. David attended college on a football scholarship and was on the Big Ten championship team in 2000. After graduating with honors from at Purdue, David began his career in corporate finance. He is a fourth generation property and casualty broker. David is a two-time Risk & Insurance Power Broker® for his proactive service and performance. David earned his CPCU designation in 2019 and served the Dallas chapter as greeter and registrar.

Vice President

(VACANT)

Secretary

Fredricka Myles, CPCU, AINS, AIC-M

State Farm Insurance Company

Fredricka began her insurance career in 2006 with State Farm Insurance. She has held various positions throughout her career and is currently a CCC Retention Manager in Richardson, TX. Fredricka graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and later obtained her Master’s Degree in Educational Technology. She completed her CPCU designation in 2016. Fredricka is a Director on the Dallas CPCU Chapter Board and was a Co-Chair for the All Industry Day committee.

Treasurer

Ksenia Wilder, CPCU, MBA

Liberty Mutual Insurance Company

Ksenia Wilder, CPCU, MBA received her CPCU in 2010 in Orlando, FL. She became a member of Dallas CPCU chapter in 2017 and started volunteering shortly thereafter, receiving a volunteer of the month award in 2018. Ksenia started her insurance career in 2006 and is currently working as an Assistant Director in Product Design and Modeling Department at Liberty Mutual Insurance. Ksenia is originally from Russia, has lived in NH and WA, but now resides in Plano, TX.

Immediate Past President

Tia Tolbert, CPCU, AIC

State Farm Insurance Company

Tia began her State Farm career in 2006 in Kalamazoo, Michigan in Auto Claim Central. She has worked in a variety of areas such as Human Resources, Auto Claims, Claims Training and is currently a Team Manager in Fire Team Managed. Tia is a continual learner; earning her Enterprise Training Certification, CPCU designation, AIC designation and recently earned her Degreed Digital Literacy Foundations badge. Since earning her CPCU in 2016, Tia’s been on the Dallas Chapter board excited for the role as Immediate Past President.

Director, Programming Chair, i-Day Chair

Precious Norman-Walton, CPCU, SHRM-CP, AIC, AIS, AINS, ACS, TRIP

Lovejoy Risk Management Corp.

Precious Norman-Walton is the President of Lovejoy Risk Management Corp, and holds active licenses as a Risk Manager, Property & Casualty Agent, Life & Health Agent, and All Lines Adjuster.  Precious has earned six insurance designations and is a SHRM Certified Professional in Human Resources.  She serves on the Global CPCU Leadership Council, and was the Dallas Chapter President in 2020.  Precious is a public speaker, DEI Practitioner, and lives in Plano, TX with her husband and two children.

Director, DEI Chair

Jonelle Young, CPCU

State Farm Insurance Company

Jonelle Young began her career in the insurance industry in 2013 and is currently an Underwriting Support Services Supervisor for State Farm. Jonelle is a Director on the Dallas CPCU Chapter Board and Co-Chairs the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee. Jonelle graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in French. Her diverse professional background includes teaching for City Colleges of Chicago, Real Estate Agent, and Director of Supplemental Education Programs.

Director, New Designee/Pathways Outreach Chair

Marissa K. Holland, CPCU, RIMS-CRMP, AJP, CRIS

Risk Management, Hillwood - A Perot Company

Contact: m

Marissa K. Holland is employed a Risk Manager, for Hillwood Development Group, L.P.-a Perot Company, with 21 years of insurance experience ranging from agency, underwriting, to risk management.  Hillwood is a leader in the development, construction, and acquisition of industrial, office, residential communities, and multifamily properties across North America and Europe. 

Director

Megan Jones, CPCU, AU, API

State Farm Insurance Company

Contact: MJonesCPCU@gmail.com

Megan (she/her/hers) received her CPCU in June 2022 and was chosen as a 2022 Class Spokesperson, where she shared her journey and represented the Dallas Chapter on stage at conferment. She has an insatiable appetite to learn and continues to work toward designations and is pursuing her MBA. Megan is passionate about her community, and loves serving the Dallas Chapter.  She was humbled and honored to be named the 2022 Dallas Chapter Volunteer of the Year. Megan loves meeting people and growing as a human being, living by the philosophy that when we know better, we can do better. She enjoys spending time with her partner, Jorge and their cat, Floyd, and dog, Eva.

Director, Social Media Chair

Martinique Castal, CPCU, AIC, AIS, AINS

State Farm Insurance Company

Martinique began his career with State Farm in 1993, as a Summer Intern in Fayetteville, AR, while attending college at the University of Arkansas – Fayetteville. His career has included Property and Injury field claims, Auto Centralized Claims (ACC), Service First, Centralized Total Loss Unit and Claim Automation and Procedures.  He was promoted to a Claim Service Support Supervisor in 2011 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  He joined Centralized Catastrophe Services in 2012 as a Team Manager in Irving, Texas.  He is currently a Forecast & Scheduling Manager in Richardson, Texas.   

Director, Communications Chair

Jason Znoy, CPCU, ARM, SCLA, AIC, SM, AIS, AINS

Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc.

Contact: jason.cpcu@gmail.com

Jason has nearly 25 years of diverse insurance experience in Customer Service, Insurance Claims Handling, Risk, Legal and Project Management; with recognized strengths in Account Management, Claim Documentation and Investigation, Problem-Solving, Negotiation, Litigation Management, and Dispute Resolution.  He previously served as the President of the Dallas Claims Association, CLM Dallas Chapter, Order of the Blue Goose Texas Pond. and currently volunteers with DFW RIMS.

Director

(VACANT)

Education Chair

Ladda Love Hawkins, Pathways Member

Lovejoy Risk Management Corp.

Ladda is the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of Lovejoy Risk Management Corp. Ladda is owner of My Own Lane Consultants LLC based in Dallas, Texas. I help trucking entrepreneurs with less than 3 years of industry experience with understanding trucking compliance, commercial insurance and how to start up a trucking company with or without a truck. 

Student & GIS Outreach Chair

(VACANT)

Good Work Chair

(VACANT)

Registration Chair

(VACANT)

Membership Chair

(VACANT)

(Managing) Chapter Governor

Anna Listwan, CPCU, RPLU

West Bend Mutual Insurance Company

Anna Listwan is a product manager at West Bend Mutual Insurance Company. Ms. Listwan received her Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting and economics from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and Master of Business Administration in insurance from Olivet College. 

She currently serves as a committee member on the Reinsurance and Excess Surplus Lines Interest Group Committee. She has also served in the roles of chapter president and as a regional chapter governor.