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Leavitt Group Promotes Niebuhr and Bergan to Senior Vice Presidents

The Leavitt Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Mark Niebuhr and Bill Bergan in their Sacramento location.  Niebuhr is now the senior vice president over the Captive and Alternative Risk Consulting Group and Bergan is now senior vice president over the Construction & Surety Practice Group.
“Mark and Bill’s experience and leadership roles have played a major part for new business development and client services for our captive and construction clients,” said Tom McCready, director of the Leavitt Group’s Sacramento office.
Niebuhr, who joined the Leavitt Group in 1994, currently handles the risk management and insurance needs for a wide range of large businesses with an emphasis in manufacturing, technology, engineering, and financial services. A graduate of Chico State, Niebuhr has earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), and Rims Fellow (RF) professional designations.
Bergan joined the Leavitt Group in 1998 and has responsibility for the agency’s surety operations and represents a wide range of clients for their property casualty requirements.  His clients include commercial and residential contractors, developers, and homebuilders that require strong technical knowledge and experience.  Bergan has a wide range of experience in the surety and insurance industry, including a CPA background.
The Leavitt Group is the third largest privately-held insurance brokerage in the nation and provides clients with greater insurance market access, specialty products, and a wide-range of insurance programs. Clients receive property and casualty insurance, risk management strategies, employee benefits solutions, among other services. Clients also benefit from the consultative approach to risk management found within the culture of each office and the unique flexibility that comes with local, on-the-ground agency owners. The Leavitt Group’s Bay Area, Sacramento, and San Jose offices are part of the Jenkins Insurance Services agency.  For more information on the Leavitt Group visit

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