Producers

Meet the SPP Producers

SPP InsuranceMike Pertzborn, Owner

Mike@sppinsurance.com

Mike Pertzborn, a graduate of Buena Vista University and Des Moines native, started selling Life insurance in 1972. Mike joined Steve Stille and Tim Pierce in 1981, forming the Stille Pierce & Pertzborn Insurance Agency. With over forty years of experience under his belt, Mike takes a hands on approach for his clients, writing both Property and Casualty policies for personal and commercial, as well as individual and group Life and Health policies. Mike and his wife, Roxi, are active in the Storm Lake community and enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren.

SPP InsuranceTom James, Owner

Tom@sppinsurance.com

Tom has been a loyal colleague and friend at SP&P for over 20 years. Tom and his team proudly serve 250 commercial and personal clients throughout Northwest Iowa and the Storm Lake area. Tom is originally from Northern Minnesota, but he and his wife have called Storm Lake home since 1995. Tom’s wife, Cindy, teaches at Storm Lake Elementary School and they have three children – twin daughters who will be starting their sophomore year at the University of Northern Iowa, and a son who will be a sophomore at Storm Lake High School. When Tom is not at SP&P, he is a member of the Storm Lake Sports Boosters and is also an active member of St. Mark Lutheran church. Tom is looking forward to working with his new partners and serving his existing and new clients.

Mike II

Mike Pertzborn II, Owner

Michael@sppinsurance.com

Michael graduated from Storm Lake High School in 2004 and then joined the Marine Corps. After serving in Israel and Iraq, Michael went to the University of Northern Iowa where he graduated in 2010 with his finance degree. Michael has spent the past six years in Denver, Colorado working for Aon, one of the largest insurance brokerages in the country and developing his career with a diverse set of commercial clients. Michael is specialized in property and casualty, management liability, professional liability, and cyber-network E&O. Michael and his wife, Claudia, are excited to come back to Storm Lake, start a family here, and help grow SP&P for generations to come.

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Tony Pertzborn, Owner

Tony@sppinsurance.com

Tony was born and raised in Storm Lake and graduated from Storm Lake High School in 2009. Tony graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2013 and followed his passion for the mountains to Denver, Colorado. Tony has spent the past three years working as a commercial insurance agent specializing in contractors and other commercial customers. He also worked to develop a program to insure moving and storage companies nationwide. Tony is excited to come back to the Storm Lake area and looks forward to getting involved with our community.

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Howard Hatlelid, Producer

Howard@sppinsurance.com

Howard Hatlelid, a Minnesota native, has sixty years of insurance experience. He has lived in the Storm Lake area since 1964 and celebrates life with his wife, Shirley, his three daughters, nine grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. Howard gained experience in Loss Control, Property and Casualty underwriting, and marketing during his tenure with Federated Insurance. He joined the SPP family in 1992 selling Property and Casualty insurance for both personal and commercial lines, Life and Health policies, and is the only producer in the office who sells Long Term Care policies.

 

SPP InsuranceMike Cadwell, CIC, LUTCF, Producer

Mikec@sppinsurance.com

Mike Cadwell has thirty-six years of experience in Property and Casualty insurance and the Life and Health industry. He worked with Federated Insurance for twenty-six years before taking early retirement and joining the SPP crew in 2007. Mike officiated High School Football for 17 years and High School and College Basketball for 30 years. He remains involved as an Observer of Officials for the Great Plains Athletic Conference and the Summit League. He loves time with his grandchildren and family and is still under the “illusion” that he can improve his golf game.

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Clark Fort, CPCU, Producer

Clark@sppinsurance.com

With Thirty-nine years of experience under his belt and a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation, Clark Fort focuses on the commercial and personal lines of insurance for SPP. A Storm Lake native, Clark enjoys the outdoors, participating in triathlons, and of course, spending time with his wife and daughter.

 

 

 

 

 

Trevor Kruger, Producer

trevor@sppinsurance.com

Trevor Kruger was born in Adrian, MN, a rural, agricultural community in southwestern MN. He graduated from Adrian High School in 1999 and graduated from Hennepin Technical College in Eden Prairie, MN with a degree in business in 2004. With 10 years of insurance experience, Trevor has spent that past six years managing the agricultural insurance industry at the Adrian Insurance Agency. He has two daughters and in his free time he likes hunting, golfing, and spending time with family. He moved to Storm Lake in the fall of 2016 and is excited to join SP&P and focus on bringing in and servicing agricultural clients.