April has more than 40 years of insurance experience, principally serving the needs of members of the public entity industry. She is responsible for servicing PEP Members, including their insurance renewals and new service opportunities. She is also responsible for new client business. April provides guidance, leadership and experience to new staff involved in serving PEP Members. Prior to joining USI Insurance Services, in 2000, April worked for 10 years with the Ohio Municipal League’s self-insurance pool, and 22 years with other insurance agencies.
April’s business philosophy is to explain coverage to customers in a simple manner that is educational and helpful. April attended the Juliet Gibson School of Business and Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. She is actively involved with the Professional Risk Managers Association and the Ohio Fire Chiefs Association. April was a volunteer firefighter and an Emergency Medical Technician for nearly 40 years. April was born in Martins Ferry, Ohio, and currently resides in Circleville, Ohio. She has one married son and two granddaughters. April’s interests center around her family. She is also a lifelong reader and is active in the church choir.
Public Entities Pool of Ohio (PEP) is a public entity group self-insurance program that provides first-class
property and liability coverages to political subdivisions in the State of Ohio and is endorsed by the Ohio
Municipal League, The Association of Ohio Health Commissioners, Ohio Parks & Recreation Association
and the Coalition of Ohio Regional Districts.