Shawn Woedl | CEO & President
Shawn Woedl joined NREIG in 2014 to run the sales team, having spent the previous seven years building CORE Insurance Group, specializing in large habitational risks. Shawn has been instrumental in growing NREIG into the largest and most profitable Insurance Program in the country. In 2019, he was elevated to President of NREIG, and named CEO in 2020. He is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the agency, specifically focused on insurance carrier and industry relationships, developing new and innovative product offerings, and managing internal sales and service processes. He is an industry-recognized speaker and educator with an emphasis in Commercial Property insurance. When he is not selling insurance, Shawn can be found training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Shawn resides in the Kansas City area with his wife and two children.
Tim Norris | Executive Chariman
Tim Norris is the founder of NREIG and active real estate investor, with interests in single-family homes as well as commercial property, and is a recipient of the R.W. Carstens Humanities Award. He previously served as President/CEO of Norris & Associates Insurance Agency from 1991-2008, a top-10 nationally ranked Nationwide Insurance Agency. In his role as Executive Chairman, Tim provides vision and guidance to continue NREIG’s growth and industry leadership. Tim resides in the Kansas City area with his wife and three children.
Jacqui Price | Senior Vice President of Sales
Jacqui joined NREIG in 2016 as a Commercial Lines Client Service Representative. Since then, she has focused her skills on building relationships with both clients and underwriters in order help the company grow. She brings the work ethic that she gained growing up on a farm in northeast Missouri to lead the program and commercial sales teams, instilling in everyone the client-first mentality. Jacqui graduated from University of Central Missouri and volunteers at her church by serving on the Leadership Team and teaching children’s church.
Brooke Beets | Senior Vice President of Program Service
Brooke joined NREIG in 2018 to lead the learning and development team, focused on training new employees as well as continuing education. She quickly proved her firm understanding of the NREIG program, playing a valuable role in process improvement, internal communication, and staff development. In 2020, she took over the management of the Program Service team overseeing the day-to-day service and support functions, service processes and client retention. She is passionate about helping others to be successful in their professional endeavors. In her free time, she makes training personal as a fitness instructor, and volunteers with a local animal welfare organization. She even combines these two passions with the K9 Fit Club, providing workouts for dogs and their people.
Julie Prewitt | Senior Vice President of Marketing
Julie spent 15 years developing her marketing knowledge at boutique advertising agencies in the Kansas City area, working with NREIG as a client before joining full time in April 2019. She has extensive experience in the insurance and financial services sectors and has touched nearly every aspect of marketing and advertising. She holds a Bachelor’s in Communications from Loyola University New Orleans and volunteers as the district co-chair for the American Advertising Federation’s National Student Advertising Competition, encouraging talent and career development for university students in the four-state area. In her role at NREIG, her team manages branding, advertising, events, digital campaigns, and affiliate programs and plays a key role in product development and the consumer experience.
Kay Moore | SVP, Administrative Services
Kay spent more than 20 years in Human Resources roles at several renowned Kansas City advertising agencies before joining the NREIG family in 2016. Kay’s background developing and managing the HR and culture for creative environments has been invaluable through the recent growth and development at NREIG. She bring to the table a unique blend of structure and flexibility with a strong belief in “work hard, play hard.” She’s a proud Jayhawk and enjoys nothing more than crafting and time with her family (unless KU basketball is playing). Beyond HR, Kay oversees many of the administrative aspects of NREIG including the accounting and billing teams. Overall, everyone relies on her keep things running smoothly and efficiently.
Brent Lombardi | Chief Operations Officer
Brent is an industry veteran, bringing 25 years of risk management, compliance and claims experience to NREIG. Most recently, he served as President of First Consulting & Administration, a 50-year old insurance consulting firm with broad expertise across P&C, health, life and annuities. In his role as Chief Operations Officer at NREIG, Brent oversees all operational aspects of the agency, from contract compliance to regulatory oversight and claims as well as Human Resources, Finance and Information Technology.
Jerry Sampson | Chief Technology Officer
A graduate of Kansas State, Jerry has nearly 20 years of IT experience, joining NREIG in 2013. As Chief Technology Officer, he ensures the team is outfitted with the necessary technology to perform day to day duties and oversees the development team for our proprietary client and location management software, which is critical to powering our business and facilitating our growth.