Ali Menhem joined our team in 2012 and has been an asset to us ever since. He has been in the insurance industry for over 7 years and continues to grow as a reputable insurance broker within the community. You may have even seen his face on a city bench or two around Calgary! Ali is a commercial and personal lines insurance producer and is always looking for clients with hard to place business within the industry. When he's not servicing his clients, Ali enjoys camping, fishing and spending time with his daughter.
Jenn Thorne has been with DeJong's for 6 years and continues to be a vital part of our team. Her experience in the industry began over 12 years ago with past underwriting experience at Aviva Insurance as well as servicing prior clients in the Strathmore area. Jenn brings with her more than just insurance industry knowledge! She has experience as a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical responder and is always willing to help out her local community. During her time off, she loves to camp and go quadding with her family in Alberta's great outdoors.
Laura Munro is the newest addition to our professional team. She brings with her, a Diploma from SAIT as a Legal Assistant. Laura joined DeJong's in 2016 as our front desk admin assistant and became interested in the industry from there. She obtained her broker's license in 2017 and has been working and training closely with our team to ensure her clients are receiving the best possible service. During her leisure, she loves to paint, hike, and build IKEA furniture!
MATT PEDRAZZINI CAIB
Matt is a young professional who has been with DeJong's Insurance for just under 4 years. His experience in the insurance industry goes back 7 years with multiple lines of experience under his belt. He spent time as an underwriter for Wawanesa Insurance and Aviva Insurance during which time he worked to strengthen his product knowledge in the industry. Matt earned his Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designation in 2015 which has helped him learn and adapt to our evolving industry. Matt works hard to keep up to date with the latest coverage and prides himself on being available to his clients around the clock. When he's not working, Matt's interests include spending his time training his German Shepherd, anything fitness related and tattoos!
Rosa Thomson is one of our most experienced professionals and joined our team at the start of 2012. Since her time here, she has built an exceptional reputation with her clients and our staff. She brought with her over 19 years of insurance industry knowledge which is how her clients know they can trust her when it comes to covering their assets. Rosa specializes in personal lines insurance including but not limited to home, auto, and recreational vehicle insurance. Her hobbies include playing slo-pitch, golfing, biking, photography and spending time with her two girls.