Meet the Team

Staffing

 

Staffing

Jeff Barrett

Principal

Jeff has over 38 years of risk management and consulting experience. He works with both public and privately held clients. His unique skills are in the area of analysis, design and implementation of property...

Jeff has over 38 years of risk management and consulting experience. He works with both public and privately held clients. His unique skills are in the area of analysis, design and implementation of property and casualty programs. His approach with accounts is to focus on Total Cost of Risk (TCOR) reduction strategies. This involves various risk financing techniques that include captives, self insurance and other loss sensitive rating approaches that impact the clients profit.

Jeff and his industry-specific teams know that every client faces individual challenges that require customized solutions and deployment of resources. His ability to deploy SilverStone Group’s resources to positively impact a client’s bottom line profit is truly unique . That's the SilverStone Group hallmark, and it's practiced every day by Jeff.

Jeff is a  frequent contributor to SilverStone Group's SilverLink magazine and is a member of many professional associations, including the Risk Insurance Management Society and numerous carrier advisory councils. He has attained the Certified Analytic Broker (CAB) designation along with his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and Certified Workers Compensation Underwriter (CWCU) designations.

Contact Information
e-mail: jbarrett@ssgi.com |  phone: 402.964.5563  |  fax: 402.964.5566

Professional Designations

  • Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC)
  • Certified Workers Compensation Underwriter (CWCU)
  • Certified Analytic Broker (CAB)

Education
Bachelor of Arts  |  Business Administration
Iowa State UniversityAmes, IA

Mardi Whitley

Senior Account Manager

Mardi truly believes in giving back to her community. She volunteered with Special Olympics and Booster Club at her son’s high school, she was able to give her time and efforts showing how much she cares.

Mardi truly believes in giving back to her community. She volunteered with Special Olympics and Booster Club at her son’s high school, she was able to give her time and efforts showing how much she cares. This positive attitude carries with her both at home and at SilverStone Group. Mardi has more than 32 years of experience in the insurance industry, specializing in property and casualty insurance and risk management, her expertise includes working with large complex accounts that deal with manufacturing, staffing, telemarketing and telecommunications. Her professional skills are definitely a true asset to SilverStone Group.

Mardi’s ability to help clients is invaluable. She loves working with each client and strives to give the best possible customer service by working proactively to meet their needs. She understands the importance of providing detailed, accurate information and a quick turnaround time. Mardi knows she couldn't get this done without the great group of employees she works with, all of who are professionals and experts in their field.

Contact Information
e-mail: mwhitley@ssgi.com |  phone: 402.964.5567  |  fax: 402.557.6322

Professional Designations

  • Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC)
  • Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA)

Education
Bachelor of Science  |  Teaching, Physical Education
Chadron State College |  Chadron, NE