A graduate of the University of Arizona, Mike McGee’s career has included service in the United States Marine Corps., as a wildland Hotshot and Helitack firefighter, risk management and procurement for large healthcare institutions including Tucson Medical Center and Kingman Regional Medical center, and finally his current role as a consultant and broker with Crest Insurance Group. In addition to his studies at the U of A, Mike holds an Associate in Risk Management and Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter designation.
On the personal side, Mike is an avid outdoorsman, and hunter, spending any free time he can exploring the wilderness of Southern Arizona.
About the Business
Crest Insurance is the largest locally-owned and operated insurance brokerage in Southern Arizona, and one of the top-100 insurance agencies in the United States. Providing risk management and consulting services across the full scope of business operations from Workers Compensation and operational liability to employee benefit programs. For Crest, Mike’s expertise lies in contract oversight and review, captive management, and logistics.
Matt Nelson: Senior Vice President, Crest Insurance Group
Matt is a Senior Vice President at Crest Insurance Group in Tucson, consulting with companies to identify and implement insurance, risk management, and employee benefits solutions. With more than a 15 years of industry experience, he has served as a keynote speaker on the healthcare industry, leadership, workplace culture and risk management for professional organizations throughout Southern Arizona, including the City of Tucson, Greater Tucson Leadership, the Financial Executives and Affiliates of Tucson, and the CEO Roundtable of Tucson.
Matt is an active member in the Tucson community, having served as a Non-Commissioned Officer in the Arizona Army National Guard and volunteering with multiple local organizations, including as Treasurer and a Big Brother with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Southern Arizona, a volunteer with the United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona, Chair of the Pima County JTED’s Business and Industry Council, a builder with Habitat for Humanity and many other local youth charities.