MJ Insurance Expands Phoenix Staff

Insurance agency adds Risk Transfer Specialist, Client Advocate talent to growing team

Our Team Is Growing.

PHOENIX – (Aug. 27, 2018) MJ Insurance, one of the nation’s largest privately-held insurance agencies with more than five decades of success, has added two new team members to its Phoenix office, Brianne Carrillo and Amanda Schnettler.

Carrillo joins MJ Insurance as a risk transfer specialist, responsible for delivering outstanding customer service and support to risk management clientele. Owning the marketing process, she’ll be working directly with risk analysis and client advocacy teams to create and execute risk management strategies and insurance programming.

Carrillo comes to the team with more than 11 years of experience in the insurance industry, most recently working as an executive account specialist at Charles James Cayias Insurance in Salt Lake City. In this role, she was accountable for selling, managing and marketing new and existing accounts and handling contract negotiations with insurance carriers on an exclusive insurance program.

Schnettler joins the team as a client advocate, responsible for handling the day-to-day needs of risk management and personal insurance clientele while providing world-class customer service and risk transfer team support.

Previously, Schnettler worked as an insurance agent at O’Brien Insurance where she was responsible for field underwriting, risk management, issuing certificates of insurance, billing, processing account changes and endorsement requests. Most recently, she served as the director of business development at Spence, Cassidy & Associates where she led all marketing initiatives including creating branding, designing material for print advertising, social media, electronic communications, webinars, recruiting and organizing special events.

“We are thrilled to welcome Brianne and Amanda to our Phoenix office,” said Michael H. Bill, chief executive officer at MJ Insurance. “They both have impressive backgrounds and experience and we are excited to see what they will bring to the team.”

MJ Insurance is a commercial and personal insurance, risk management and employee benefits consulting agency that since 1964, has grown from a two-person start-up to an agency with more than 150 employees in both Phoenix and Indianapolis. MJ Insurance specializes in a diverse selection of unique service lines including construction, energy, transportation, real estate, manufacturing, sororities and mining. MJ also offers complete employee benefits programs including major medical, group disability, group life and onsite employer clinics. MJ Insurance currently has clients in 16 countries and in every U.S. state.


Indianapolis-based MJ Insurance exists to inspire the success, fulfillment and wellbeing of each person it serves: associates and their families, business partners, clients and the community. MJ Insurance is a leading risk management, benefits consulting and personal insurance agency specializing in various commercial sectors: construction, manufacturing, sororities, mining/energy, farm to fork, transportation, recycling as well as a complete suite of comprehensive employee benefit programs and services. Fifty years after its founding, MJ Insurance continues to expand through growth, service and leadership. Additional information may be found at www.mjinsurance.com.


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