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Meet Our Team

Jay Adkins
Agency Owner

Agency Owner

jayadkins@provestinsurance.com

Our mission individually and as a team is to provide the best insurance and financial services in the industry. Why ProVest? Our number one job is to protect the current assets you have worked so hard for, and to help you invest so you can retire with the right amount of money. Our success is measured by customer satisfaction and the value we bring!

I’m proud to work with a company who’s been serving satisfied customers for over 80 years. Customers count on outstanding financial strength and superior claims service to help protect what they value most. Quality service, strength and satisfaction – that’s something I’m glad to be a part of.

I’m committed to helping you:

  • Determine your immediate and long-term financial goals
  • Find solutions to meet your and your family’s needs
  • Understand investment solutions such as annuities, IRAs, life insurance and college savings
  • Review your insurance and financial needs as they change
  • Answer questions and provide ongoing service and support

Awards:
President’s Conference – 4 Years
Financial Leader Award – 4 Years
Leader’s Forum – 7 Years
Chairman’s Inner Circle – 5 Years
Honor Ring – 10 Years
Chairman’s Conference – 7 Years
National Conference Award – 8 Years

Civic Services:
Kiwanis Club Community Services: Community Support For Children

Industry Services:
Member of The National Speakers Association

Specialties:
Boat
Retirement
College Savings Plans
Life

Spoken Languages:
English / Spanish

OFFICE LOCATIONS:

Parkland, FL
7537 N State Rd 7
Coconut Creek, FL 33073 United States
Main Phone: 954-582-3411
Office Email, here.

Miami, FL
3050 Biscayne Blvd, Ste 603
Miami, FL 33137
Main Phone: 786-749-9565
Office email, here.

Cary, NC
218 Towne Village Dr
Cary, NC 27513 United States
Main Phone: 919-466-9400
Office Email, here.

Raleigh, NC
1033 Oberlin Rd Ste 200
Raleigh, NC 27605 United States
Main Phone: 919-755-1133
Office Email, here.

Bedford, TX
1600 Airport Freeway, Ste 510
Bedford, TX 76022 United States
Main Phone: 817-485-9901
Office Email, here.

Fort Worth, TX
5411 Basswood Blvd Ste 207
Fort Worth, TX 76137
Main Phone: 682-250-0000
Office Email, here.

Jon Cicciarelli

COO

T: 954-582-3411

Email Jon, here.

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Amanda Strader

VP of Agency Group Operations

T: 919-466-9400
Email Amanda, here.

Loida Somarriba

Executive Assistant
T: 786-749-9561
Email Loida, here.

Florida
Location

Caio Trindade

T: 954-582-3413
Email Caio, here

Hello, I’m Caio, originally from Brazil and living in Florida for the past 15 years. I’m happily married to my high school sweetheart and while I’ve held several jobs, this is my first and last career. I LOVE what I do and who I do it for! I benefit my clients through a total experience of service and advice. So please feel free to contact me, falo Portugues y hablo Español!

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Hillary Young

T: 954-582-3415
Email Hillary, here.

Hi, I’m Hillary Young & have lived in Coconut Creek for almost 7 years now. I was born & raised in PA, but the sunshine state has sure grown on my family & me. I enjoy fundraising for Relay for Life & St Judes hospital for children. I would love the opportunity to meet you!

Jennifer Trindade

T: 786-749-9565
Email Jennifer, here.

Hi! My name is Jennifer Trindade. On my days off you can find me at the beach, shopping, or spending time with my family and friends. Being an insurance agent has become my passion and I love what I do. I am looking forward to meeting you and making sure you and your family are properly protected.

Andres Roldan

T: 954-582-3410
Email Andres, here.

Hi, I’m Andres and I’m originally from Colombia. I’ve lived in South Florida for over 15 years. I received my bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Florida and I’m proud to claim that my passion for assisting individuals with their financial needs led to me to pursue a career with ProVest. Besides this industry, I love experiencing different genres of music and traveling around the world! Life’s a journey; I look forward to being a part of yours.

Megan Dickie

T: 954-354-0238
Email Megan, here

Hello, My name is Megan Dickie. I’m originally from Brooklyn but have lived in South Florida since I was 10. You’ll always find me spending my spare time with my husband, family and friends! My journey is to help others protect their assets and make sure all their needs are taken care of. I would love the opportunity to meet you!

Danny Robledo

T: (786) 749-9556
Email Danny, here.

Hello everyone! My name is Danny and  I am proud to be in the Air Force Reserves serving my country. I am a passionate athlete, and now a member of ProVest Insurance Group where I am just as passionate to provide the best possible service to my clients and anyone I interact with. I would be glad to guide and advise you in protecting your assets and preparing you financially for retirement.

Frank Marin

T: 786-749-9563
Email Frank, here.

Hi everyone! My name is Frank Marin and I am proud to be an alumni of Florida State University and now a member of the ProVest family. My goal is to provide all clients with advice to be sure they cover their assets, life and family with the coverage that is right for them. I have a passion for helping people in any way possible. ProVest has given me a vehicle to achieve my goals and I look forward to meeting you!

Saul Fermin

T: (786) 749-9560
Email Saul, here.

Hello! I’m Saul Fermin and I have lived in Florida my entire life. I have the pleasure of working for ProVest Insurance Group here in Miami and most importantly I get to help my clients by making sure they are properly covered! I look forward to working with you!

Nick Vazquez

T: 561-665-8215
Email Nick, here.

Hi! My name Nick Vazquez and I was born and raised in South Florida.  I absolutely love working as an insurance agent; passing on my knowledge so that everyone can be properly covered! I look forward to guiding and working with anyone who needs me!

Frankie Fortunato

T: 954-580-1492
Email Frankie, here

Hey, I’m Frankie! I came down to Florida from New Jersey in 2016 to further my education and fell in love with the area! Being an insurance agent is my greatest accomplishment to date as I realized I could take some burden off my client’s shoulders by making sure they are secure with the proper coverage and educated on why they need that coverage. I’d be honored to be a part of your circle!

Steven Arboleda

T: 954-507-0900
Email Steven, here

Hi, my name is Steven Arboleda. I am originally from New York, but of Colombian descent. I’ve been a Sunshine State resident for the past 15 years. I’m proud to have a career with the ProVest family. My goal is to guide and connect with my clients to give them experience that equips them to protect their assets and provide a service that best suits them. I’m passionate about extreme sports, family and connecting with people in every way possible. Hablo Español!

Alejandra Sanz

T: 954-507-0902
Email Alejandra, here

Hi, I’m Alejandra! I’m an FIU alumnus, originally from Colombia, and I have lived in Miami since I was 5 years old. I love traveling and spending time with my family and friends. I am very excited to be part of the ProVest Insurance Group and look forward to ensuring you get an excellent customer experience.

Andrea Robledo

T: 954-507-0901
Email Andrea, here

Hello! My name is Andrea. I am originally from Colombia, South America and have lived in Miami since I was 3 years old. Being part of ProVest has been a blessing. My passion is to leave every person I speak to better off and my goal is to guide them in how to protect everything they’ve worked so hard to obtain. I love to spend my spare time breathing fresh air at the beach or a park, shopping and spending quality time with my family and friends. Look forward to meeting you!

Osman Delgado

T: 954-580-1493
Email Osman, here.

Hello, my name is Osman Delgado. I’m a part of this amazing ProVest family, and I’m always looking forward to delivering excellent customer service! My main goal is to make sure everyone I interact with gets the most education and the best coverage for their assets. Insurance is important in life, and I’m here to guide and help in that process.

Quinton Scrase

T: 786-749-9562
Email Quinton, here.

Hello everyone! My name is Quinton. I am proud to be alumni of Florida State University, and a member of ProVest Insurance Group! I greatly enjoy assisting and educating others properly in order to fulfill their policy needs, while securing their financial future. I look forward to working with you!

Lazaro Toledo

T: 786-749-9557
Email Lazaro, here

Hi! I’m Lazaro Toledo, and I was born in Cuba but raised in Miami. I graduated from Florida State and worked in college basketball for five years before joining the ProVest family! My goal is to help protect everyone properly and make sure all have the coverage that best fits their needs. I look forward to working with you!

Johann Faria

T:561-665-8217
Email Johann, here.

Hi, my name is Johann Faria and I was born in Brazil but have lived in South Florida my entire life. I love a challenge and hope to be able to help you protect what you have worked so hard to earn. Feel free to contact me, falo Portugues y hablo Espanol!

Duke Rampal

T: 954-354-0234
Email Duke, here.

Hi, my name is Duke Rampal, I was born and raised in South Florida.
I’m an avid gym buff and a happy newlywed to an amazing woman and stepfather to 2 beautiful girls. I’m passionate and about protecting my family and committed to leaving a lasting legacy for them. And I bring that same passion and commitment when I speak to my clients in assisting them to protect the things that matter the most in their lives and help them to leave a lasting legacy for their families.
I love the opportunity that I have working at Provest Insurance because I get to be more than just another agent – I am a Trusted Advisor helping my clients prepare for a brighter tomorrow – no matter the forecast.
Let’s leave a legacy together!
Si hablo Español!

Chris Rosselli

T: 561-496-2408
Email Chris, here.

Hi! My name is Chris Rosselli. I was born in New York but have lived in Florida for 25 years. I’m proud to be a member of the ProVest family. When I’m not in the office, you can most likely find me at the gym or spending time with my girlfriend and my Rottweiler named Roscoe. My goal is to provide my clients the best customer service while protecting you and your loved ones with your insurance needs.

North Carolina
Location

Dave Cooper

T: 919-466-9853
Email Dave, here.

Hello, I am Dave Cooper and I have been in the insurance industry for over 20 years. I enjoy the beautiful North Carolina weather and the many outdoor and cultural activities the Triangle has to offer. I am married with two children. Taking care of the insurance and investment needs of my clients, their families and friends is my priority. Let me be of assistance in securing your financial future while satisfying the need of affordable insurance and outstanding personalized service. I look forward to talking with you soon.

Robby Blanks

T: 919-469-0619
Email Robby, here

Hey there, I’m Robby Blanks and I’m known around here as the go-to tech guy. If it’s broken in any of the offices, my phone rings. I’ve been in insurance since 2008 and my favorite part is helping my clients have a better day after they have talked to me. Besides technology and standing in line for the latest Apple device, I love to spend time reading, cooking, and playing the piano.

Barbara Fruman

T: 919-469-9643
Email Barbara, here.

Hi, My name is Barbara Fruman and I’m proud to say that I am a wife, mother of two beautiful daughters and Meme to three amazing grandchildren!!!! I love exercising and listening to upbeat music in my spare time. My real passion is advising my clients and helping them attain a secure financial future. I would love to meet you, so please stop by and introduce yourself!

Laura Gesualdi

T: 919-466-9400
Email Laura, here.

Hi, my name is Laura Gesualdi. I grew up in a New York suburb, but I was born in Uruguay. Spanish is my first language. I love working in the insurance industry because I know that my service and advice makes a difference in someone’s day. When I am not in the office, I am spending time with my son and our assorted dogs. We love the beach and the mountains so NC is a great place for us! I look forward to talking with all of you!

Keith Bettex

T: 919-755-9427
Email Keith, here.

Hi, my name is Keith Bettex. I’ve been in the Insurance Industry for 23 years now; originally for Long Island NY. I moved to North Carolina back in 1984. I enjoy outdoor activities, sports and music. My goal is to provide the best in customer service and satisfaction. I look forward to handling your insurance needs.

Kim Patterson

T: 919-467-4136
Email Kim, here

Hello!!! My name is Kim. Like many agents I am a transplant from Southern NJ, however I have spent most of my life in NC. I love the mild winters, the southern hospitality, and the beautiful landscapes. What makes me unique is I love educating families on how best to protect themselves, their families, and the assets they have worked so hard to attain from financial loss. I look forward to helping you.

Texas
Location

Heather Luhman

T: 817-485-7475
Email Heather, here.

Hi, my name is Heather Luhman and I have been helping the customers at this agency since December 1996. I am happily married and we have a handsome son. When I am not in the office, I love to be out with friends and family having a good time. What I love most about insurance is getting to know my customers and growing relationships with them.

Michelle Zuniga

T: 817-485-9901
Email Michelle, here.

Hi, I’m Michelle Zuniga and I’ve been in insurance since 2005. I am married and we have two wonderful boys. My family loves to spend weekends with our classic car club, showing off our ’63 Impala, spending time with our friends and meeting new people. My favorite part of my job is being able to take care of my customers’ needs in the manner that fits them best.

 

Christopher Adams

T: 817-918-4334
Email Christopher, here

Hi, my name is Chris Adams. I grew up in the small town of Plainview, Texas and have lived in the Bedford area for the last 4 years. After high school, I went to Texas Tech University and graduated in 2010. In my free time, I enjoy playing golf, traveling, camping and hunting. I am an avid Texas Ranger’s fan and someday hope to travel to all 30 of the major league stadiums in the US and Canada. So far I have been to the Ranger, Braves and Mets stadiums, so only 27 to go! The most rewarding thing to me in my work is helping others; I’d love for you to come by so I can help you, too.

Brooke Barron

T: 817-498-3220
Email Brooke, here.

Hey all, I’m Brooke Barron. I’m a total Texan and you’ll hear it in my voice! I’m a happily married mother of three who loves traveling, spending time with family and friends, and am also a huge movie lover. When I need some quiet time, you’ll probably find me practicing yoga or reading a book. I first became an agent in 2008 and worked for ProVest for nearly 4 years. Though I took several years off to spend with my family, I am happy to say I’m back! I’ve missed my clients so much and look forward to protecting you and your loved ones once again.

Phillip Sikalasinh

T: 817-428-5144
Email Phillip, here.

Hello all, my name is Phillip Sikalasinh. I was born and raised in Amarillo, TX,  but have resided in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex since 2000. I am happily married with three wonderful kids. I am very family oriented, so if you see me outside of work, you’ll most likely see my family too. I got into the insurance business to help people out and let them know that they won’t be alone in their time of need. That itself is rewarding enough for me. So come on by where there’s always an open door and see how we could help you.

Anthony Fantauzzi

T:682-250-0003
Email Anthony, here.

Hello! My name is Anthony Fantauzzi and I was born and raised in Perto Rico, however my wife and I moved to Texas in 2017. We love it here! Since I also love helping people, I decided to join the ProVest Insurance team where we make sure every customer gets the coverage they need and education they deserve. Can’t wait to meet you.

Joel Nieves

T:682-250-0007
Email Joel, here

Hello everyone! My name is Joel Nieves and I love to travel, spend time with my family (including my best friend Sky, the blue nosed Pit) and improving the lives of others around me on a daily basis. The greatest part of being a part of the ProVest family is knowing that I can educate the community on the importance of insurance and that everyone I have the pleasure of speaking with, will have the coverages that fit their needs and the knowledge to understand how the coverage works. Feel free to give me a call anytime; I hope to hear from you soon.

Jeff Johnson

T:682-250-0009
Email Jeff, here

Hi, I’m Jeff Johnson and I was born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, however moved to Texas in 2014 and love it here! When I’m not in the office, I’m at the park with my 2 Goldendoodles, spending time with friends or meeting new people. I also love to talk to clients to help them protect their family and what they work so hard for!

Brandi Austin

T:682-250-0006
Email Brandi, here

Hello ladies and gentlemen! My name is Brandi Austin and I’m a proud mama bear to two little princesses and one wild man. When I’m not at work I enjoy reading, going to the gym, and singing loudly and off key to all my favorite music. I love listening to my clients and hearing their stories. I want to help you get the best protection possible for you, you family, and friends! Give me a call, I can’t wait to hear from you.

Jacob Lewis

T: 786-749-9565
Email Jacob, here.

Hello, my name is Jake Lewis. I’ve been in insurance since 2015, and I love what I do because it involves helping people in their most crucial time of need. When I’m not at the office, you can find me in the garage- building and fixing motorcycles- or out on the water, fishing! I look forward to meeting you, and welcoming you to be a part of the ProVest family!