Staff List

Martin Burlingame
Chief Executive Officer
From: Wisconsin
Advice for agents: Complete the Acord apps. or go to www.Bigfoot.insure
Fun Fact: I love running and my favorite spot in COS is Cerberus Brewing
Mary A. Pierce
Chief Underwriting Officer
From: Missouri
Advice for agents: Complete applications become binds quicker!
Mary knows a lot about contractors OCP, earthquake, DIC, hospitality, and other specialty lines.
Mack Hone
Chief Financial Officer, Accounting
From: California
Advice for agents: Get your payments in on time!
Fun Fact: I am a twin
Ben Shoemaker
Vice President - Branch Manager
Cannabis, Farm & Ranch, Umbrella
From: Michigan
Advice for agents: Applications aren’t scary, take your time filling them out. Your client and underwriter will appreciate it!
Fun fact: I love being outdoors. Rain or shine.
Mark Pearce
Vice President of Programs
Residential Rental Properties
From: Texas and Colorado
Advice for agents: Use a property schedule for more than 3 properties!
Fun Fact: Mark has two dachshunds that he loves almost as much as his adult children.
Sandi Starks
Vice President of Sales
From: California
Advice for agents: The most important thing you can do is to offer exceptional customer service
Fun Fact: I jumped out of a perfectly good airplane
Heather Gilginas
Assistant Vice President of Underwriting aka "Jack of all trades"
From: Louisiana
Advice for agents: Provide a narrative of operations - tell us about your risk!
Fun Fact: I love being in the woods with the dogs!
Lori Hendrix
Senior Underwriter, Renewals Team Lead
From: Colorado
Advice for agents: We are here to help and answer questions!
Fun Fact: I love summer and golfing!
Adriana Oregon
Underwriter, Personal Lines Team Lead
From: Colorado
Fill out this simple form for a homeowners quote: https://www.bigfoot.insure/products/homeowners
Jeff Lindemann
Senior Underwriter
From: Colorado
Advice for agents: Admitted carriers are dropping hotels, motels, apartments, and condos but we have other markets!
Fun Fact: Never fulfilled my dream of playing major league baseball but insurance has been a nice career
Heidi Feist
Administrative Manager
From: Wisconsin
As our Office Manager, Heidi keeps the ship afloat. We appreciate her greatly!
Ashley Dodge
Marketing Director
From: Missouri
Advice for agents: Follow us on Instagram @bigfoot.insure
Fun fact: I manage our LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter accounts.

You can reach the operator at (303) 900-2960 during normal business hours.