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Tom Tasset
President   |   Bio »
North Cincinnati office
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Tom Tasset
Jim Westphal
Vice President   |   Bio »
West Cincinnati office
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Jim Westphal
Mark Bubash
Vice President   |   Bio »
North Cincinnati office
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Mark Bubash
Styliane McKinney, AAI
Agent   |   Bio »
North Cincinnati office
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Styliane McKinney
Christina Gyarmati, CISR
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West Cincinnati office
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Christina Gyarmati
Brian Hodgeman, CPCU, CLU, ChFC
Agent
West Cincinnati office
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Brian Hodgeman
Nathan Atkinson
Agent   |   Bio »
West Cincinnati office
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Nathan Atkinson
Ashley Walter
Agent   |   Bio »
West Cincinnati office
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Ashley Walter

Larry Kilgore
Agent   |   Bio »
West Cincinnati office
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Larry Kilgore
Julie Caplinger
Agent   |   Bio »
North Cincinnati office
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Julie Caplinger
Russ Brown
Investment Advisor   |   Bio »
West Cincinnati office
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Russ Brown
Amy Tasset
Assistant CSR
West Cincinnati office
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Amy Tasset
Eileen Snider
Personal Lines CSR
West Cincinnati office
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Eileen Snider
Gerri Meiners
Assistant CSR
West Cincinnati office
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Gerri Meiners
Jan Gardner, CISR
Personal Lines CSR
West Cincinnati office
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Jan Gardner
Julie LaFleur, CISR
Commercial Lines CSR
West Cincinnati office
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Julie LaFleur
Katherine Koller, CISR
Office Manager
West Cincinnati office
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Katherine Koller
Linda Hoffmann, CISR
Personal Lines CSR
West Cincinnati office
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Linda Hoffmann
Mary Jo LaEace, ACSR, CISR
Commercial Lines CSR
West Cincinnati office
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Mary Jo LaEace
Sarah Ucchino, CISR
Personal Lines CSR, IT Manager
North Cincinnati office
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Sarah Ucchino

Tom Tasset
President at HTT Agency

Tom credits his father for getting him started in the family business by offering him a desk, a phone and the following advice: Stay away from our family and neighbors because they are already my customers!

Over the years Tom received much more valuable advice from his dad…but more importantly, he saw the way his dad advocated on behalf of his customers. They trusted him because they knew he would always act in their best interest. Tom “Jr.” been in the business for over 30 years now, and many of his dad’s old customers are still with the agency. They often tell him things, like…”Your old man never did it that way!” That may be true, but Tom still tries his best to always act in the best interests of his clients.

Tom is very active in various business organizations and serves on several insurance company advisory boards. He is a big proponent of entrepreneurs and small business owners and co-hosts a weekly radio show that celebrates supports and connects small business owners. In his spare time, he plays in a local cover band. He also enjoys numerous sports, boating, wake boarding, and trying to keep up with his kids and grand sons.

Jim Westphal
Vice President at HTT Agency

Jim Westphal, V.P. Certified Insurance Counselor, 25 plus years experience, graduate Xavier University, resident Union Kentucky, married, 2013 Boston Marathon, BNI member.

Mark Bubash
Vice President at HTT Agency

Mark Bubash grew up in St. Louis, MO and moved to Cincinnati to make his home with his wife and three daughters in 1986. Mark married his grade school sweetheart and has been married for 35 years.

He is an active member at his church where he participates in the music ministry. Mark has a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Central Methodist University where he was a four-year varsity letterman on the CMU football team. He is also a graduate in the MBA Essentials program from Northern Kentucky University.

Mark has 26 years of business management experience prior to joining HTT in 2006. From ’96 to ’06 Mark was President and CEO of a well-known and reputable disaster restoration company in Cincinnati. It was during this time in the restoration industry that Mark worked closely with his clients during periods of crisis and wanted to become more involved in the insurance industry.

Mark serves as a Vice President at HTT and member of the management team. Mark’s strongest asset he brings to his clients in that he lives by the “Golden Rule” and treats others as he would like to be treated.

Styliane McKinney, AAI
Agent at HTT Agency

Styliane celebrates more than 45 years in the insurance industry. She began her career in the service end of the business in 1969 which also included a position as an Insurance Company Field Rep. She moved into sales as an Independent Agent in 1986. She is licensed to write Property, Casualty, Life and Health Insurance in the State of Ohio. She holds the AAI (Accredited Advisor in Insurance) designation.

She is the past president of the GCIA (Greater Cincinnati Insurance Association) and continues to serve on the Board of Directors as Corresponding Secretary.

Styliane's first job out of High School was in insurance. She enjoyed her position and could see the potential in the insurance industry. So much so, she continued working full time while she attended Miami University. She has a genuine enthusiasm for the business and has taken great pleasure in her career path every step of the way. She joined HTT Agency, November 1, 1996.

Her key to success is treating every client as if they were a million dollar client. She is available to her clients 24/7 via her cell phone. This separates her from the 9 to 5 agents and provides that extra measure of service and personal touch you would expect in a professional insurance agent.

Christina Gyarmati, CISR
Agent at HTT Agency

Christina has been in the insurance industry for more than 25 years, 2017 marks her 20th year with the HTT Agency. She began her career as a customer service representative then in 2004 transitioned into sales. She is licensed to write Property, Casualty and Life Insurance in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. She holds the CISR (Certified Insurance Service Representative) designation and is a Notary Public.

Currently she is on the Home Builders Association of Greater Cincinnati Associates Council Board of Directors and is the chairperson of the Professional Development Planning Committee. For many years, Christina has been very involved with BNI (Business Network International) both as a member and as a Director Consultant.

Christina’s main focus is developing personal relationships with her clients. This includes ensuring that they have proper coverage as well as a thorough understanding of their protection plan.

Nathan Atkinson
Agent at HTT Agency

Nathan Atkinson is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati and served on the board of Young Professionals of the University of Cincinnati. He can provide solutions for personal, commercial, and life insurance needs. He continues to expand his expertise to on-going training and believes that every business is different and offers various customized coverage plans for his clients.

Ashley Walter
Agent at HTT Agency

Ashley's career in the insurance industry started in November of 2006 after attending Hondros College of Business where she obtained her certifications as a licensed insurance agent. For more than 8 years, she has earned a reputation for providing skilled and practical guidance to her customers. Contact her today for all of your personal and commercial insurance needs.

Larry Kilgore
Agent at HTT Agency

Larry Kilgore, Jr. grew up here in Cincinnati and married Debi in 1972. They have a son, Kevin, who is a police officer in Los Angeles. Their daughter, Keri Boerger, and son-in-law, Jason, live in Cincinnati and have three children: Amelia, Jack, and Ellenee.

Larry graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 1973, then Xavier University in 1975. He has been in the insurance business for 37 years. Outside activities include teaching an adult Bible class at Friendship Baptist Church, golf, and backpacking (the most recent hike was in the Grand Canyon with grand-daughter Amelia.)

In working with hundreds of clients over the years, Larry is always mindful of doing the right thing for them.

Julie Caplinger
Agent at HTT Agency

Julie got her start in the insurance industry when she was 17. She credits her high school co-op job at Cincinnati Insurance for her passion for insurance. She graduated from Miami University with Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Marketing and Psychology and began underwriting commercial accounts at Cincinnati Insurance shortly after.

While working at Cincinnati Insurance for 11 years she obtained a specialty designation in Contracting Risk and Risk Transfer and enjoyed working with her Agents and CSRs to help guide both large and small contracting operations in making the best coverage decisions to protect their businesses. She brings this experience and expertise to HTT and finds she is uniquely equipped to advocate for her clients because she understands the company’s perspective on risk assessment. She also has experience offering insurance products to clients that include churches, private schools and many other businesses.

She places a high value on her relationships with her clients and can be reached 24 hours/day on her mobile phone. Please consider Julie for your commercial and personal insurance needs.

Russ Brown
Investment Advisor at HTT Agency

Russ Brown is president of Russ Brown Financial Services. He is an Investment Advisor Representative* of Lincoln Financial Securities Corporation, Member SIPC...,licensed with over 30 insurance companies and registered to represent 100 Mutual Fund Companies. He is Medicare certified for both MA plans and Medicare D.

Russ is an invited speaker for groups and companies and has been a radio talk show host for “The American Dream” radio show. Russ also served as a member of the board for Community Services West, (the ‘meals on wheels’ people on the western side of Hamilton County). Additionally he is active in the ‘Families of SMA’ group in Cincinnati and was one of the sponsors for their walk that raised over $100,000 for research into the disease. Russ has also served as a consultant to companies in the Tri-state area in regard to their employee’s 401K, IRA and health plans.

As a graduate of the University of Cincinnati, a member of Delta Mu Delta, the National Honor Society for Business, a member of Business Networking International, a board member of the Elder Businessmen’s and Professional’s Association,vice-president of the advisory council for the Delhi Businessmen’s Association and has been a Life Member of the Million Dollar Roundtable (for insurance professionals).

Russ provides a circle of dedicated local professionals who can assist clients in all facets of their daily lives, while he helps remove the stress of how to handle their financial matters. He believes in the Warren Buffet axiom, “My first rule of investing is to never lose money. My second rule is to never forget the first."

You can find out more about his business at www. russbrownfinancial.com, Investments and advisory services offered through representatives of Lincoln Financial Securities Corporation, Branch Office 1173 Anderson Ferry Rd. Cincinnati Ohio 45238 (513)451-5957