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Pam McCawley

Pam McCawley

Principal

Pam is great at solving problems. She has more than 20 years of experience in the personal lines insurance arena, specializing in VIP and complex accounts.

Pam is great at solving problems. She has more than 25 years of experience in the personal lines insurance arena, specializing in VIP and complex accounts. Pam’s knowledge and experience in the personal insurance industry help her make a difference to the owners of many of the premier homes across the United States. She also enjoys helping her prestigious clients find solutions to protect their collectibles and other fine arts.

Pam previously worked as an underwriter for Crum & Forster and was an Area Manager/Vice President during her 10 years with Alexander and Alexander.

Pam has been involved with several professional and civic associations including the American Cancer Society, Girls Inc., Omaha Food Bank, TeamMates and the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha. When she’s not helping clients, Pam enjoys gardening, knitting, decorating and spending time with her extended “Irish” family.

Contact Information
e-mail: pmccawley@ssgi.com |  phone: 402.964.5570  |  fax: 402.557.6320

Professional Titles

  • Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI)
  • Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA)
  • Associate in General Insurance (AINS)
Dave Berliner

Dave Berliner

Private Client Executive | Director

With nearly 10 years of service at SilverStone Group, David focuses on risk management in the key areas of Personal Insurance and Outdoor Recreation.

With nearly 10 years of service at SilverStone Group, David focuses on risk management in the key areas of Personal Insurance and Outdoor Recreation.

As Private Client Executive of the Personal Insurance Team, David works to provide individuals with protection for the possessions they value most while delivering unsurpassed customer service. Through face-to-face visits and consultations, he serves clients who need more than the average mass-market insurance products. He maintains detailed knowledge of new and existing products, researches market conditions and identifies solutions to help his clients select the most effective coverage for their particular needs.

David also oversees our Outdoor Recreation Risk Services practice, specializing in golf courses/country clubs and  hunting preserves. His 10 years in the golf industry, including 8 years as a PGA assistant professional and teaching professional, assist him in building and maintaining solid working relationships within the industry. He has experience with exposures that impact a variety of facilities—including upscale daily-fee, private and resort operations.

Prior to living in Omaha, David was located in Denver where he worked with “Open Fairways,” a charitable organization that introduces disadvantaged, inner-city youth to the game of golf. Since 2005, David has been the Division Leader for the Annual Membership Drive for Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium.

Contact Information
e-mail: dberliner@ssgi.com |  phone: 402.964.5576  |  fax: 402.557.6330

Education
Bachelor of Arts  |  Political Science
Villanova |  Philadelphia, PA

Amy Aust

Amy Aust

Account Manager

Amy started with SilverStone Group as an Account Manager in 2007. Her goal has always been to provide exemplary customer service as well as thorough and detailed risk analyses for her clients.

Amy started with SilverStone Group as an Account Manager in 2007.  Her goal has always been to provide exemplary customer service as well as thorough and detailed risk analyses for her clients.

Amy is 100% committed to going above and beyond in everything she sets out to do. She received her Property and Casualty license in 2005 and has since served in private client risk management.

Amy’s experience has tailored her to writing proposals and policies for both affluent and general markets, including risk analysis for current insureds and maintaining lasting client relationships. Her commitment to providing quality coverages and client satisfaction makes her an integral member of the Private Client Service Team.

On an exciting note, Amy’s exemplary service, professionalism and dedication to her clients led her to be selected as the 2012 Outstanding CSR of the Year in Nebraska. “Amy represents the backbone of the insurance community, those customer service representatives distinguished for providing exceptional service on a daily basis,” stated Dr. William T. Hold, President of the National Alliance.

Amy prides herself on family and when not at SilverStone Group enjoys spending quality time with her husband and their high-spirited toddler.

Contact Information
e-mail: aaust@ssgi.com |   phone: 402.964.5427  |  fax 402.557.6320

Professional Titles

  • Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR)

Education
Bachelor of Science  |  Business Administration
University of Iowa  |  Iowa City, IA

Mary Paladino

Mary Paladino

Account Manager

With many years of experience in the insurance industry, Mary could be called an expert! She started working at SilverStone Group 13 years ago and has become an invaluable member of the Private Client Services Team.

With many years of experience in the insurance industry, Mary could be called an expert! She started working at SilverStone Group 13 years ago and has become an invaluable member of the Private Client Services Team.

As an Account Manager, Mary is responsible for selling new accounts through referrals and rounding of existing accounts. She also markets and administers existing accounts to renew expirations and extend or expand coverage, serving clients throughout the process. Mary prides herself on listening to customers and then making recommendations for their specific insurance needs. She strives to go above and beyond by making herself available to clients at any time via phone or e-mail. 

When Mary isn’t devoting her time to work, she enjoys reading and golfing.

Contact Information
e-mail: mpaladino@ssgi.com |  phone: 402.964.5569  |  fax: 402.963.4083

Professional Certifications

  • Associate in General Insurance (AINS)
  • Accredited Adviser in Insurance (AAI)
Pamela Ziegler

Pamela Ziegler

Account Administrator

Pamela has been with SilverStone Group since 2010 and has recently stepped into the role of Account Administrator for the Personal Insurance Team after obtaining her Property & Casualty license.

Pamela has been with SilverStone Group since 2010 and has recently stepped into the role of Account Administrator for the Personal Insurance Team after obtaining her Property & Casualty license. In this position, she will provide service to existing clients including changes to their policies and assistance with renewals. Pamela will also assist in new business marketing and preparation of quotes and proposals. Her professionalism and strong organizational skills allow her to establish trustworthy relationships with clients while providing excellent customer service. 

Pamela is on the board for the Nebraska Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and was an integral part in coordinating their 2012 Links for a Cause golf fundraiser. She previously held the position of Multi-Media Specialist and First Impressions Coordinator.

Contact Information
e-mail: pziegler@ssgi.com |   phone: 402.964.5435  |  fax 402.557.6320

Education
Bachelor of Science  |  Journalism & Public Relations
Creighton University  |  Omaha, NE

Annamae Lindsley

Annamae Lindsley

Client Advocate, Account Administrator

Annamae is highly organized, an efficient time manager and possesses a strong work ethic. In her role as an account administrator and client advocate, she utilizes these skills to provide the highest quality of service to her clients.

Annamae is highly organized, an efficient time manager and possesses a strong work ethic. In her role as an account administrator and client advocate, she utilizes these skills to provide the highest quality of service to her clients.

Annamae supports the day-to-day needs of her clients by making changes to their policies and assisting with renewals. She also aids in the preparation of quotes and proposals. Annamae stays organized to help resolve client issues quickly and ensure the best possible outcome for her clients.

Contact Information
e-mail: alindsley@ssgi.com |  phone: 402.964.5780  |  fax: 402.557.6320

Education
Masters of Science in Organizational Management
Chadron State College |  Chadron, NE

Amy Schultz

Amy Schultz

Client Advocate & Account Administrator

Amy has been with SilverStone Group since 2004. She received her Property and Casualty license in 2008 and recently joined the Personal Insurance Team, providing a range of services and support for their clients.

Amy has been with SilverStone Group since 2004. She received her Property and Casualty license in 2008 and recently joined the Personal Insurance Team, providing a range of services and support for their clients. Her responsibilities include uploading endorsements, processing renewal questionnaires and working with detailed client records in ImageRight. 

Amy has established trusting relationships with her clients and they feel comfortable discussing any issues or concerns, knowing Amy is always willing to provide the highest level of service. This makes Amy an integral member of the Personal Insurance Team.

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