Bedford Underwriters

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Abbey Clark, Underwriting Assistant - Ext. 117
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Abbey joined Bedford Underwriters in October of 2012. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communication Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Although new to insurance, Abbey is working on several certifications and hopes to make a career in the insurance industry. In her spare time, Abbey enjoys spending time with her friends, yoga, shopping, baking, watching football and movies.
Alicia Lindsley, Underwriting Assistant - Ext. 118
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Alicia was born and raised in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications. In her free time, Alicia enjoys reading a great book, cooking up a storm, and spending time with her husband, dogs and family.
Ann Stemper, Underwriter - Ext. 120
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Ann was born and raised in Sheboygan Wisconsin. She started working in the insurance industry while in high school. After 18 years, Ann worked in retail and then was offered a job as a Business Analyst for a software company who did programming for insurance companies.  Ann joined Bedford Underwriters 13 years ago.  She has 35 years of experience in the insurance industries.  Ann enjoys working with people.
Karin Pratsch, Office Assistant- Ext. 121
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Karin joined Bedford Underwriters in May 2015. She brings over 25 years of Administrative Assistant experience to her position. For the past 15 years, Karin, along with her husband, daughter, a black Lab and two bunnies, have lived in Sheboygan Falls. Karin and her husband Joplin also own their own home remodeling company. She enjoys spending time with family, snuggling with her fur babies, swimming, hiking, doing puzzles and watching a good movie.
Manda Schwartz, Underwriting Assistant - Ext. 126
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Manda joined Bedford Underwriters June 2003. She has a BA English and Masters in Leadership and Quality. Bedford was her first foray in insurance. She has two amazing children who keep her very busy. When not at work, Manda leads a 4H Club, co-coaches her son and daughter's baseball teams, volunteers as PTO Board Secretary, dabbles in photography and operates as her children's taxi service. Manda enjoys spending time with her family and great friends.
Nancy Fillion, Accounting, Claims, Office Mgr. - Ext. 119
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Nancy was born and raised in Altamont, Illinois. She moved to Wisconsin in 1986. The past ten years, Nancy lived in Plymouth. Nancy has over 30 years of office experience. She joined Bedford in 2002. Nancy and her husband Joe own a small brewery in downtown Plymouth. Her interests include watching the Packers and spending time with her family and friends.
Nancy Witkowski, Underwriter - Ext. 114
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Nancy is a Wisconsin native, who, with her husband, raised 3 children here in Plymouth. She has been with Bedford Underwriters since 2003.  Nancy enjoys anything outdoors, but particularly hiking, biking, canoeing and gardening.
Rick Rippl, CPCU, AU, Senior Underwriter - Ext. 122
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Rick joined Bedford Underwriters in 2002 as a senior underwriter. He brings over 35 years of experience in the insurance industry. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Rick holds the CPCU and AU designations.
Sonya Binversie, Policy Issuance - Ext. 110
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Sonya joined Bedford Underwriters in October of 1997.  She was born and raised in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.  Sonya enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, watching movies, and working in her garden.
Tom Connor, CPCU, President - Ext. 112
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Tom grew up on a small dairy farm in Wisconsin. His insurance career stated in 1979 after graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse. He started Bedford Underwriters in 1990. When not at the office, Tom enjoys spending time with his wife Nancy and their four children. Tom enjoys going to a Green Bay Packers or Milwaukee Brewers game and occasionally spends time on the links.

Bedford Underwriters


(920) 892-8795
(800) 735-1378


(920) 892-8980


Bedford Underwriters, Ltd.
315 East Mill St.
P.O. Box 278
Plymouth, WI 53073