Fax: email@example.com Phone: 239-672-4313 Fax: 239-362-0011 Carissa Russell 20321 Grande Oak Shoppes Blvd 308 Estero, Florida 33928 Carissa spent the first half of her life in Rochester, NY. In 1989 Carissa's family had the opportunity to move to Fort Myers. She attended and received her degree from Edison College and upon graduation began managing Sprint Mobile stores in the Naples area. It was at Sprint that Carissa met her husband, Jeff. Carissa and Jeff have been married for 11 years and have two children, Kileigh 10 and Kaeden 4. As you can imagine, two kids keep Carissa very busy, but in her free time she likes to read and spend time on the water. Carissa was recruited to Allstate in 2008. She is an expert in Property and Casualty insurance and has been extremely successful. Carissa's success stems from her passion for learning and the ability to build relationships with her clients. Most recently Carissa completed the 2013 Dale Carnegie Training Program. Carissa is thrilled to be part of the East & Greenwell team and looks forward to working with our current & future clients. Her goal of providing the expert advice you'll only find in a local agent is evident in every conversation.
Kevin was born in Lexington, Kentucky and moved to Florida when he was 11. He graduated from the University of Florida and has been married to his wife Robyn for 9 years. They have two little girls, Addyson and Emersyn, who are 6 and 4 years old.
Kevin considers himself a Floridian at this point, as he has been here for over 26 years. The Greenwell family loves the quality of life in Southwest Florida especially the water and the beach. They enjoy spending time with family and friends as well as watching Gator Football on the weekends.
Kevin left Sprint over 10 years ago to join one of the largest personal lines Insurance Agencies in the Country. It was a wonderful opportunity for him to learn the insurance business. After having success and being recognized, he was afforded the opportunity to have his own Agency.
Jeff grew up in Louisville, KY and attended the University of Kentucky. It was at UK where he met his wife of 20+ years – Allison East. They now have 3 children; Griffin , Garrett and Gracyn.
Jeff & Allison came to Florida after living in several states while Jeff was with Sears. He was promoted multiple times and as a result they lived in KY, DC, IL, TN, WV & IL. It was while running the Sears Grand store in IL that he was recruited by WCI to Florida. Jeff spent 5 years with WCI until all sales operations were suspended, which gave him a chance to reflect.
Shortly after leaving WCI, Jeff spoke with Kevin about opportunities with Allstate. He joined Allstate and shortly after was asked to take over the Sales Management and Marketing roles. This gave him a great opportunity to learn the industry. It is with that knowledge and confidence he and Kevin decided to open their own Agency.
Florida is now home and the East family loves the weather and everything the Florida lifestyle offers. Jeff enjoys running and spending time at the beach with Allison and the kids. Their kids don’t know what cold, gray days are and he hopes to keep it that way.
Nate services the clients of the East & Greenwell agency with integrity, passion and experience and believes in providing the best client experience for everyone who walks through the door.
Born in Michigan, Nate settled in Florida twelve years ago and likes to take advantage of the many beautiful outdoor activities that South Florida has to offer. On the weekends you will often find him around town with his wife Lindsey, chasing their twin toddlers Gavin and Addisyn – and in the free time that does come his way he enjoys fishing the backwaters, landscaping or riding his bike along the Collier and Lee county roads.
A graduate of Florida Gulf Coast University’s Lutgert College of Business, Nate built a successful family business before returning to his roots. After watching his father’s loyal thirty-five year career with , Nate decided to follow in his father’s footsteps – and joined the East & Greenwell team to become the area’s expert in property and casualty insurances.
Working with Nate you can rest assure you will also be In Good Hands!
With nearly ten years of experience in insurance, Vera has the expertise and knowledge it takes to meet customers’ insurance needs. Not only does she offer valuable insurance insight, but she is also bilingual.
Born in La Isla De la Juventud, Cuba, Vera moved to the United States in 2000 where she met her husband. When not at work, Vera enjoys spending her free time with her two boys, friends and family.
She loves working in insurance because she is passionate about helping people… “Insurance is about protecting your most important assets. Let me show you how!”
Hiendo en su decimo ano en la industria de seguros, Vera cuenta con la experiencia y el conociminto. es asesora bilingüe para satisfacer las necesidades de seguro de los clients, Nacida en La Isla de La Juventud Cuba, Vera se mudó a Estados Unidos en el 2000, donde conoció a su esposo.
Cuando no está en el trabajo, a Vera le gusta pasar su tiempo libre con sus dos hijos, amigos y familiares. A ella le encanta trabajar en el seguro porque ella le apasiona ayudar a la gente….”El seguro es para la protección de su familia y sus bienes más importantes. ¡Déjame enseñarte como!”
I was born in Michigan City, Indiana we moved to Fort Myers when I was nine. I started working for an independent insurance agent in 2005 and got my 220 in 2006. I enjoy a good challenge and in the insurance field there’s always a challenge. I always try to give my 100% to clients and resolve whatever issue I’m given. I enjoy working out and spending time with family and friends when I have down time.
Jeanna was born in Fort Myers, Florida and began her career in the insurance industry in February 2007 during her senior year in high school. She diligently worked in the insurance field while attending Florida Gulf Coast University’s Lutgert College of Business and graduated in 2011.
She married into the United States Army in 2012 and has lived in New York and Arizona and currently resides in Tennessee with her husband and they welcomed their first child in March 2017. She is a 2-20 General Lines licensed agent and works remotely for us as a Review Specialist.
In her free time, Jeanna enjoys being outdoors and taking long walks on the trails in Tennessee, but is always eager to travel home to Southwest Florida. Additionally, she has spent countless hours plugged into their military unit, working with the USO and supporting single soldiers upon their returns from deployment.
Jeanna enjoys being apart of the East & Greenwell team and always looks forward to helping the current clients review their insurance and building relationships with new ones.
Andrew was born and raised in Naples, Florida, but currently resides in Fort Myers, Florida. As a Southwest Florida native, he has witnessed quite a great deal of change over the years as the population has grown. In his downtime, he enjoys spending time with friends, family and his dogs, while enjoying the area we live in to the fullest. Andrew loves to be outside at the beach, kayaking, backwater fishing, and playing recreational sports.
He spent 11 years with Verizon Wireless, where he learned a lot about creating a positive customer experience. He now applies those skills at East & Greenwell by establishing relationships with his team, the community, and most importantly his clients.
Bryan is a native Floridian. After graduating from Florida State University (Go Noles) in 2005, Bryan moved to Fort Myers. He shortly after begun his career in the insurance industry and has been working hard for over 10 years. In his free time, Bryan enjoys watching football, lounging by the beach & spending time with friends and his pug, Homer. Bryan is eager to work with the customers at East & Greenwell Insurance and provide the best customer experience possible.
Kristin was born right here in Fort Myers, Florida. When she has free time, she enjoys spending it with her family and friends. Kristin has four beautiful nieces and has loved watching them grow up. She feels so lucky to live close to all of them and enjoys going to their dance recitals and soccer games.
Kristin graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Supervision and Management from Florida Southwestern State College. She was an associate manager at Regal Cinemas before joining the team at East & Greenwell. She enjoys working with customers to help make their experience as worthwhile and enjoyable as possible.
Matt grew up in the greater Tampa Bay area and moved to Southwest Florida in 2007 to pursue a degree in Legal Studies. Upon graduating from Florida Gulf Coast University, he spent some time working for Toyota and Bridgestone before being introduced by a friend to Jeff and Kevin.
Matt is excited to be part of the brand and looks forward to providing the superior customer service that is known for.
When not at work, he can be found kayaking the inshore waters and backcountry of Southwest Florida. While kayaking he likes to use the stealth of a small craft to sight fish the inshore species of Southwest Florida.
Carissa spent the first half of her life in Rochester, NY. In 1989 Carissa’s family had the opportunity to move to Fort Myers. She attended and received her degree from Edison College and upon graduation began managing Sprint Mobile stores in the Naples area.
It was at Sprint that Carissa met her husband, Jeff. Carissa and Jeff have been married for 11 years and have two children, Kileigh 10 and Kaeden 4. As you can imagine, two kids keep Carissa very busy, but in her free time she likes to read and spend time on the water.
Carissa was recruited to in 2008. She is an expert in Property and Casualty insurance and has been extremely successful. Carissa’s success stems from her passion for learning and the ability to build relationships with her clients. Most recently Carissa completed the 2013 Dale Carnegie Training Program.
Carissa is thrilled to be part of the East & Greenwell team and looks forward to working with our current & future clients. Her goal of providing the expert advice you’ll only find in a local agent is evident in every conversation.
Brandy was born and raised in Naples, Florida and has no intentions of living anywhere else, in her words, “I don’t do cold!” Brandy graduated from Estero High School and is Dale Carnegie trained. When Brandy isn’t at work, she loves to spend time with family and friends doing outdoor activities like boating and fishing.
She has worked in the insurance industry since 2005 and has been the Office Manager for East & Greenwell from the start since December 2012. “I’m a multi-tasker and I like to leverage my unique accelerated skills to overcome any obstacles immediately.” Brandy has established many relationships while working with East & Greenwell and is always eager to take on the next task.
Karisa, a graduate of Florida Gulf Coast University, moved from Michigan in 2014 when she transferred from Michigan State University. Her energetic and solution driven personality allows her to provide excellent customer service.
Karisa loves kayaking, being active, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. Although she misses fall leaves and Big Ten football games, she loves her life in Southwest Florida.
She appreciates that the East & Greenwell team seeks to advise clients on the best decisions for their situation when it comes to protecting the things we all work hardest for.
Mabel was born in Habana City, Cuba and she moved to the United States at the beginning of 2010. She graduated on summer 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Florida Gulf Coast University. She is a bilingual client relation expert and a customer advocate. She is passionate about helping customers in a professional manner by identifying problems and taking the appropriate action.
On her free time you can find her at the beach, jet skiing with her boyfriend. She loves traveling and spending time with family and her dog.
Sandy was born in Guatemala and moved to Florida in 2006. Sandy has been working in customer service for more than 3 years and is looking forward to applying the skills she has learned to help clients. She is very happy to have joined East & Greenwell Agency and being able to help the team provide the best customer service to their clients. She is also bilingual in English and Spanish. On her free time she loves being outdoors, taking her dog to the park and spending time with her boyfriend and family.
Clive was born in Kingston, Jamaica. He is a graduate of the Montego Bay Community College where he focused on Business Studies and majored in Accounts. He was employed to Tax Administration Jamaica for over 15 years. Whilst there he worked in many capacities, ranging from Accounts and Records Officer, Customer Service Officer, Collections Officer and most recently as Senior Compliance Officer.
Clive is happily married to Kimone who has been his partner for over 8 years, and is the proud father of two boys, Rajay and Giovanni. He recently immigrated to Southwest Florida and is loving the warm tropical climate similar to his native island. He loves spending time with his family and enjoys being involved in outdoor activities. He is passionate about delivering an exceptional customer experience to every client that he interacts with. With his many years of experience, catering to the needs of people, he made a very good addition to the team.
Paige was born and raised here in Southwest Florida. She received her Associate of Arts Degree from Santa Fe Community College in Gainesville. After graduation, she moved back to Naples and attended Florida Gulf Coast University where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications. Paige started working in the insurance industry in 2011 and brought that experience to East and Greenwell Insurance in 2017. Paige enjoys working as a team to provide the best customer experience possible to our customer.
In her downtime, Paige likes to spend time with family and friends. She also enjoys watching Gator football and basketball on the weekends.