Reg Ward Jr.
Reg Ward Jr. obtained his license as a Registered Insurance Broker in 1981 and began selling general insurance to his fathers many life insurance clients. Reg Jr. entered this field after several years in retail management. In addition to his duties as an insurance broker, Reg Jr also serves as General Manager of all our business operations and resident computer expert. Reg works mostly from our Cobourg office but does travel north to the Hastings and Campbellford offices on a regular basis. Reg Jr was an active member on the Board of Cobourg & District Senior Services and is actually one of the charter members. He also served as treasurer for many years with the Association for Community Living. He is a very active member of the Cobourg Odd Fellow and Rebekah Lodges with their many charitable efforts. Reg, his wife Kim and their three children are all deeply involved in the Scouting movement with the 1st Baltimore Group. They are also very involved in the life of Calvary Baptist Church in Cobourg.
Steve Ward entered the family business in 1982 after many years in retail management. Initially a life insurance agent for Monarch Life, which later became North American Life. Steve worked as a career agent until 1995 and obtained his CLU designation in 1992. Having also obtained his license as a Registered Insurance Broker in 1984 Steve now spends all of his time working as a general insurance broker in our Cobourg office as well as handling the advertisiting and promotional aspects of our business. Steve has assisted with raising funds for the United Way and the Kids Help Phone. If you cannot find Steve at the office, he is at the bowling alley. He is a Master Bowler, "YBC" Youth Bowling Coach and NCCP Certified Instructor. Steve spends most weekends during the bowling season on the tournament circuit either bowling himself, coaching adult or youth teams or acting as one of the tournament officials.
Kevin Vaughan has been an insurance and financial advisor for the past 14 years. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Politcal Science and History, and a Diploma in Business Administration from Wilfred Laurier University in 1991. Kevin's clients benefit from his knowledge and experience in managing investment portfolios, developing insurance and estate plans as well as structuring secure retirement income settlements. Continuing education on an annual basis keeps Kevin on the cutting edge in the industry. Kevin and his family are active in their church where he is a Sunday School teacher. Kevin is also an active member of the Peterborough Kinsmen Club. Kevin is available to serve our clients at any of our office locations.
Judy Anderson has been in the insurance industry for more than 30 years. She began her insurance career with the Co-Operators Insurance Company in their Oshawa office as a clerical assistant. She worked in Oshawa for 7 years then decided to move back to her home town of Campbellford. Judy was instrumental in opening the Campbellford Co-Operators Insurance location, first as a manager and then as an agent. Judy decided to leave Co-Operators Insurance after 18 years and joined Bullock Insurance Brokers in Norwood as an insurance broker. Bullock Insurance was sold to the Insurance Protection Group in 2008 and Judy remained with their company. On June 3, 2013 she joined Reg Ward Insurance Services Ltd as the newest member of our team. Judy will be working in both our Cobourg and Hastings locations. Her expertise lies in auto, home, business and farm insurance. Judy is married with two children and three grand daughters. They have a horse farm on County Road 50 in Campbellford. Judy will be happy to give you a confidential quote for any of your insurance needs.
Patricia Corby started her insurance career with the Co-Operators where she was a personal property underwrtier for 6 years. Pat joined Lockhart Insurance in 1988 and in 1990 received her license as a Registered Insurance Broker. Pat has since completed her Associateship Degree (AIIC) and has received her C.I.P. designation as a "Chartered Insurance Professional". Pat is also a member of the Insurance Institute of Ontario, Kawartha Chapter. Pat is active in the community of Norwood having chaired the local Cancer Campaign. She is a 20 year member of the Lioness Club and in 2006 Pat received a Volunteer Service Award from the Province of Ontario for this milestone. In addition she has held the office of President and was Secretary of the Club for a further 3 years. Pat has also been a member of the Kawartha Western Horse Association, was Treasurer of the Timbertrail Western Riders and Treasurer for the Campbellford Fair Board.
Barbara Robbins began her insurance career in 1986 in the Hastings Office of Johnstone Insurance and Real Estate. Originally handling clerical and secretarial duties, Barb later obtained her license as a Registered Insurance Broker in 1988. In June 1989 Johnstone Insurance was purchased by Allen Insurance and Barb remained in the Hastings Office until May 1998. She then worked in their Campbellford Branch for two years. In March 2000 Barb came to work for our family in our Hastings Office. Barb has served in the past as a Lioness member, Girl Guide leader and a hockey mom! Barb's big passion is singing. She has sang in the choir at Trinity United Church in Hastings and was Junior Choir Director as well. She was a member of the Musicmakers and been involved in the Western Arts Festival and was a member of the "Band of Gold".
the University of Guelph and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts
Degree. He moved to Toronto to start his insurance career in the
claims department of the Economical Mutual Insurance Company. To
expand his knowledge of the insurance industry he obtained his
Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) Degree. Bob also worked for
the American International Group of Insurance Companies becoming
Claims Manager and also the Hudson’s Bay Company with the position
of Risk Manager. A desire to move back to this area lead Bob to
Norwood where he started his own insurance brokerage, Bullock
Insurance Brokers Limited. The brokerage was sold in 2009 to allow
him to pursue other business interests for a few years. Bob has now
joined Reg Ward Insurance Services Limited as a commercial account
manager. We are thrilled that Bob has joined our team to offer his
extensive insurance knowledge and experience to our many clients.
Brenda Bullock began her financial career as a branch manager for Royal Trust. After working many years in Toronto, Brenda and Bob returned to the Campbellford area. She joined the Royal Bank in Campbellford as Manager of Customer Services. After working with the Royal Bank for 10 years, she decided to make a change. She joined Bullock Insurance Brokers Limited as co-owner and broker until the brokerage was sold in 2009. Her business career took her into a different direction for a few years, until she decided to return to the insurance industry. She has now joined our company as a broker and is looking forward to working in Campbellford and the surrounding area.
Nancy has worked in the insurance industry since 1969. She first worked in the claims department for London & Midland Insurance, then later worked for Co-Operators and Economical Mutual as an underwriter. Nancy obtained her Insurance Brokers license in 1981 and has worked both in Canada and the USA. She worked for Allen Insurance as Manager of the Havelock Office and Darling Insurance in Peterborough. Nancy settled in Hastings in 1988 and with her husband built a beautiful home on the Trent River system. They recently moved a bit closer to town. They have enjoyed landscaping the new property. Nancy has serviced the Campbellford the Campbellford Office for Reg Ward Insurance Services on her own since 1997. She now looks forward to working with Bob & Brenda Bullock who are both well known in the area to cover all your insurance needs.