Our Team

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Founder
208-336-5600 x 127
bill@postins.com

William (Bill) Post’s professional insurance career began after graduating from Boise State University in 1968. He worked as an underwriter and marketing representative for Industrial Indemnity, and then joined Henry-Rust & Co. in 1974.

In 1986, after nearly two decades in the industry, Bill started Post Insurance to meet a growing need in the insurance industry for surety expertise specific to Idaho’s growing construction industry. Today Post Insurance has the privilege of working with some of Idaho’s and the region’s largest utility contractors, manufactures, general contractors, street and road contractors, trucking companies, hotel chains, and the pleasure of providing Idahoans exceptional service and personal lines insurance

In 1995 Bill received the National Associated Director’s Presidents Award, making him the only non-contractor to ever receive prestigious AGC “SIR” award. He has also been an active member of the Associated General Contractors since 1974, and in that time he has served on many committees including the Workers Compensation Committee and the Safety Committee. Although Bill retired in 2012, he continues to stay active with a few of his longstanding clients and works closely with the current ownership in a consultation capacity.

Principle/Commercial Agent
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tsrobb@postins.com

After graduating from Boise State University with a degree in business management and finance, Terry embarked on a long and successful career in the insurance industry. With nearly 37 years of experience dealing with surety bonds, Terry joined Post Insurance as the Surety Manager in 1999. His previous experience in surety bonds and his 20 years of experience as an underwriter for Reliance Surety Company has made Terry a valuable member of the Post Insurance Team.

Thirteen years after joining the Post Insurance team, Terry purchased Post Insurance from Bill Post. His successful surety-bonding book and his experience in business management made Terry well suited to carry on Bill Post’s legacy. Under Terry’s watchful eye, Post Insurance continued to grow, and in January 2018 Terry welcomed Andrew Elam, Patrick Casabonne, and Mary Jaquier as co-owners and partners.

In addition to his commitment to Post Insurance’s continued success, Terry has served on the National Associated General Contractors surety committee since 2008.

President/Commercial Agent
208-336-5600 x128
andrewelam@postins.com

Andrew started his insurance career in 2006 at Premier Insurance as a commercial insurance agent where he focused on finding business owners the best property and causality policy available. After honing his skills, Andrew joined Post Insurance in 2010 as a Commercial Agent and since then he has earned the reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and personable commercial agents in the Treasure Valley.

Certified by The National Alliance of Insurance Education and Research Andrew is able to sell insurance lines including property, liability, auto fleet, and workers compensation. The certification gives him the ability to specialize in a variety of account types and sizes relating to industries such as manufacturing, wholesale, retail, hospitality, and technology.

In 2018, after eight years of building his book of business and reputation as one of the valley’s most respected agents, Andrew became Post Insurance’s President and co-owners with Terry Robb, Patrick Casabonne, and Mary Jaquier.

Chief Financial Officer/Commercial Agent
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pcasabonne@postins.com

After graduating from Lewis-Clark State College with a bachelor’s degree in business management and minors in marketing and communication, Patrick earned his insurance licenses in life, disability, property, casualty, and began his career at Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company of Idaho. After two years selling personal lines and small commercial insurance, Patrick made the jump to large commercial insurance and joined Post Insurance in 2012.

In 2013 Patrick began selling group health insurance policies and has since established himself as Post Insurance’s expert group health insurance agent and earned a reputation with clients as dedicated and committed to finding the best policy for employers and their employees.

After six years as a commercial insurance agent at Post Insurance, Patrick was promoted to Chief Financial Officer and co-owner alongside business partners, Andrew Elam, Terry Robb, and Mary Jaquier.

Surety Service Agent/Office Manager
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mjaquier@postins.com

Mary began her insurance career in 1989 with State Farm Insurance, and in 1995 she joined Post Insurance as a personal and commercial insurance agent. After 12 years at Post Insurance, she was promoted to Office Manager and Surety Service Agent. In addition to her roles as office manager and assisting with surety bonds, Mary also works as the technology coordinator to insure Post Insurance’s computer and phone systems are up to date. After more than 20 years at Post Insurance, Mary is the company’s longest standing employee.

In 2018, after 23 years of dedicated service, Mary became co-owners and business partners alongside Terry Robb, Andrew Elam, and Patrick Casabonne.

Personal and Commercial Insurance Agent
208-336-5600 (Office)
208-870-2981 (Cell)
btrumble@postins.com

Brian Trumble graduated from Idaho State University in 1992 with a bachelor’s in business finance. After graduating, Brian began his insurance career with Farm Bureau Insurance and has since spent more than 25 years in the industry. In 2016 Brian joined Post Insurance as a Personal and Commercial Insurance Agent.

While Brian is licensed to sell both commercial and personal lines of insurance, his expertise and passion is building one-on-one relationships with individuals and families shopping for personal lines of insurance including home, auto, motorcycles, recreational vehicles, and excess liability. Brian’s passion for traditional, meaningful relationships, and his genuine compassion for the needs of people are what make him an exceptional resource for those looking for personal lines of insurance.

Commercial Insurance Agent
208-608-2774
TyTravis@postins.com

Idaho native, Ty Travis, earned his associates degree from Weber State University and then his bachelor’s degree in general business from Boise State University (BSU) where he excelled as a collegiate golfer.  After graduating in 2015, Ty spent two years touring the county as a professional golfer and earned a spot on PGA Tour Canada.

Ty earned his insurance licenses in property, causality, life, and health/disability at the end of 2017 and joined Post Insurance in January 2018 as a Commercial Insurance Agent. With his degree in general business, Ty is well equipped to understand the needs of businesses and ready to help owners find the right policies to protect their company.

Commercial Agent
208-860-1961

Ken has been in the insurance industry since 1978 as a property and casualty, life and health insurance agent. He specializes in large and small retail accounts, trucking and farm risks.

Accounting Manager
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mgere@postins.com

Michelle joined Post Insurance as the Accounting Manager in 2012 and brought with her 14 years of experience in business finances. Today Michelle manages all of Post Insurance’s licensing, payroll, and bills payable. Michelle’s contribution to Post Insurance and her continued efforts to improve the company’s bookkeeping systems are invaluable.

In addition to handling the books, Michelle has her property and casualty license and she stays current on industry changes to ensure she’s up-to-date on what Post Insurance’s licensing needs are.

 

Account Manager
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nrobb@postins.com

Natalia moved to the United States in 2008 after graduating from the State University of Moldova in 2007 with a bachelor’s in public administration and management. In 2009 Natalia joined the Post Insurance team as the front desk receptionist. After two years of hard work with the company, Natalia was promoted to account manager upon earning her property and casualty license. Natalia understands the importance of continued education, and in 2016 she earned her Certified Insurance Service Representative designation.

Natalia likes working with clients from all backgrounds and enjoys the challenge of finding the best solution for their needs. With a focus on small businesses, Natalia is able to deliver the customer service and quality insurance that small business owners need but sometimes struggle to find with other agencies.

Senior Property/Casualty Account Manager
208-336-5600 x 135
ylyon@postins.com

Yvette joined Post Insurance in 2014 as a Commercial Account Manager with more than 20 years industry experience. She has specialized in several areas of insurance including commercial risk management, commercial/habitational property risks, life science, construction, manufacturing, agricultural, and since 1995 she has focused on Idaho-based companies and their specific needs.

Since joining Post Insurance, Yvette has expanded her expertise to include serving clients with multi-state operations. Her dedication to the business makes her an essential part of Post Insurance’s client consultation, carrier negotiation, policy form analysis, comparisons, and contract reviews.

Yvette holds her property and causality licenses.

Senior Group Health Account Manager
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agamble@postins.com

Alyshia joined Post Insurance in 2014 as a Commercial Account Manager and brought with her more than 12 years of industry experience. With experience on both the carrier and broker sides of the insurance industry, Alyshia is well versed in meeting the needs of clients and underwriters. In 2015 Alyshia completed her disability and life license and was assigned the job of managing the agency’s growing group health book.

Alyshia also holds a bachelor’s in accounting from the University of Phoenix and earned her Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in 2012.

Personal Lines Agent
208-336-5600 x 139
jsavre@postins.com

Jessica studied business management at the University of Alaska, Anchorage and put her education to good use when she joined the insurance industry in 1999. She spent the first part of her career developing an expertise in personal lines, first with State Farm and then Wells Fargo Insurance Services.

Upon relocating to Boise, Idaho, Jessica joined the Post Insurance team in 2007 as a Personal Lines Agent. Jessica has her property and casualty license, life and health license, and flood certification. As a member of the National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research, she earned her Certified Insurance Service Representative designation (CISR) in 2005 and the CISR Elite in 2017.

Claims Coordinator/Assistant Account Manager
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alaidlaw@postins.com

After studying fine arts with an emphasis in photography at Boise State University, Ami moved to Jackson Hole, WY where she pursued photography in her free time and worked at Black Diamond Moving as their office manager. In 2012, after moving back to Boise, Ami joined Post Insurance as the front desk receptionist and claims coordinator.

Since then, Ami has worked diligently to earn her property and casualty license, and is currently working toward her Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation.

Ami’s continued dedication and hard work earned her a promotion in 2015 to Claims Coordinator/Personal Lines Assistant, and in 2018 she took on the role of Account Manager Assistant in addition to her position as Claims Coordinator

Commercial Account Manager
208-336-5600 Ext 120
rlyon@postins.com

Randi started her professional career running background checks for a Meridian-based company in 2015. After two years, Randi decided to make a career shift and joined the Post Insurance team as a subcontracted employee.  During her first four months Randi demonstrated valuable skills and a good worth ethic, so Post Insurance hired her as a full-time assistance account manager in 2017. In January 2018, Randi was promoted to Commercial Account Manager.

Randi holds her property and casualty licenses and supports Post Insurance’s commercial lines team by managing policy changes, contract renewals, and client consultations. Randi is currently pursuing her associates degree in psychology at the College of Western Idaho.

Assistant Account Manager
208-336-5600
kwhetton@postins.com

Idaho Native, Kylie Whetton graduated from Borah High School and then attended the College of Western Idaho where she earned her associates degree in criminal justice in 2017. After graduating, Kylie started her professional career as an Assistant Account Manger at Post Insurance in September 2017. As an Assistant Account Manager, Kylie supports the needs of Post Insurance’s large commercial clients.

In 2018, four months after joining the Post Insurance team, Kylie earned her insurance licenses in property and casualty. Kylie’s positive attitude and strong work ethic make Kylie a key part of the Post Insurance team.