Leadership 


 

Christopher A. McClellan, CEO

Christopher A. McClellan is the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Redpoint Insurance Group. Mr. McClellan has over 25 years of experience in the property and casualty insurance business. Prior to joining Redpoint, Mr. McClellan was the chief operating officer of a privately held insurance group operating in multiple states. In such capacity, he oversaw the operations of the group as well as being responsible for all legal, regulatory and legislative affairs. Previous to that tenure, Mr. McClellan was in private legal practice and represented insurance companies and reinsurers in all aspects of corporate and regulatory activities. For over 20 years, Mr. McClellan has taught Risk Management and Insurance at the University of Texas McCombs School of Business. Mr. McClellan holds a BS in Economics from the University of Houston and both an MBA and JD from the University of Texas.

Mr. McClellan can be reached directly at CMcClellan@RedpointInsurance.com or (512) 421-2635.

 

Michael G. Toole,  Director

Mr. Toole is a Director of and advisor to Redpoint County Mutual.  He has been in the Texas and national property and casualty insurance market for over 25 years.  Until January 2017, Mr. Toole was the President of Worth Casualty Company and Executive Vice President of Agricultural Workers’ Mutual Auto Insurance Company (rated A- by A.M. Best).  In those positions, he oversaw all operations.   He previously served as the Chief Underwriting Officer and Director of a county mutual insurance company.  In that role, he initiated, developed and oversaw its MGA program business which ultimately exceeded $550 Million in annual premium volume.  Mr. Toole was principally responsible for all reinsurance placements and MGA and agent relations.  Previously, Mr. Toole served in various positions at another county mutual insurance company where he began his insurance career.  At that company, Mr. Toole rose through the ranks ultimately becoming Executive Vice President and Secretary.  Mr. Toole is licensed an MGA, surplus lines and county mutual agent in the state of Texas.

Mike Toole and Chris McClellan have worked together for over 25 years in the Texas and national property and casualty insurance marketplace.   They have directed and managed stock insurance companies as well as mutual companies operating in both the standard and non-standard markets.  In those capacities, Mr. Toole and Mr. McClellan have been significantly involved with county mutual insurance operations in Texas.

Mr. Toole can be reached directly at MToole@RedpointInsurance.com or (469) 262-2101.

 

Benjamin A. Siddons, President of Redpoint Workers’ Compensation

Benjamin A. Siddons oversees the operations of underwriting, marketing and loss control in Texas with over 150 independent agents. Concurrently, Mr. Siddons has served as a Director of the Board and Committee Member of the Loan and Audit Committee at Horizon Bank since 2012.  Prior to joining Redpoint, Mr. Siddons was employed by American Physicians Insurance Company, a medical malpractice insurance carrier in Austin, Texas from 2005-2008, where he served as Director of Business Development. He was responsible for growing the Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas markets and achieved growth in sales from $18 million to $66 million. From 2003 to 2005 he was a producer for an Austin based insurance agency and prior to that, Mr. Siddons was employed by Tejas Securities where he was responsible for brokerage sales. Mr. Siddons holds a BBA in Finance from Texas Tech University and an MBA from St. Edward’s University.

Mr. Siddons can be reached directly at BSiddons@RedpointComp.com or (512) 421-2610.