Executive & Sales Team

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Johnte’ Archer, JD – Agent/Director

Ms. Archer has an extensive background and industry expertise in the areas of high net worth personal insurance and commercial markets including non-profits and public sector, restaurants, medical/dental and small business offices.

Kaleh Briggs – Licensed Agent/Client Advocate

Ms. Briggs has been in the insurance industry for over 6 years and has extensive personal and small commercial experience.  She believes that service is paramount to her over 95% retention rate.

Elva Aguilar – CSR Assistant

Elva loves to service clients and assist producers.  She has an infectious smile and positive attitude. She is dedicated to providing superior service and quality work product.

Cynthia Gaskin

Cynthia Gaskin – Accounting Manager

Mrs. Gaskin or “Mrs. Cy” as she is affectionately called, is an integral part of the J. Archer Insurance team.  She is our resident “chef” with the best banana pudding we’ve ever had. She keeps us all on track and only wants to know one thing, and that’s if you can “show [her] the money!”

Yamilet Lazo

Yamilet Lazo – Licensed Agent/CSR

Ms. Lazo has been in the insurance industry for over 10 years and has both personal and commercial experience.  She is bilingual and specializes personal lines accounts.

Yamilet Lazo

Richard Miles – Business Development Manager

Mr. Miles’ strong business, risk mitigation and management background has been key to the agency’s growth. He specializes in assisting small businesses grow and large companies reduce risk and cost.

Sylvia Perez, CSR – Licensed Agent

Sylvia Perez has been in the insurance industry since for over 13 years.  As a bilingual insurance specialist, Mrs. Perez assists small businesses to high net worth individuals alike.

Lindsay Walpole – Commercial Account Manager

Ms. Walpole services and manages commercial lines, including public, private and corporate entities.  She also manages our large business accounts division. Ms. Walpole is committed to providing each of our clients with exceptional commercial expertise.

Amanda Taylor

Amanda Taylor – Intern

Amanda is a graduate of Howard University in Washington, DC with a BS in International Business and French. She has assisted the director in projects from strategic planning meetings to developing non-profit curriculums. She is currently a 1L at Tulane School of Law.