Strong, diverse, and experienced leadership cultivates a winning agency. Starting at the highest level, our personnel fit that criteria.
Craig Rekerdres – President & CEO
Craig Rekerdres has been in the insurance industry since 1970. He earned his insurance license in high school and started building his own book of business right out of college. Early in his career he received training at Lloyds of London, where he developed a keen sense for understanding complex risks. In 1986 Craig started Rekerdres & Associates to help businesses develop a sound insurance program. Over the past 30 years he’s grown an agency that covers risks ranging from manufacturing facilities to international defense bases to local restaurants. He’s provided risk-consulting to business-owners, multi-national executives, and personally mentored some of the brightest insurance minds in the DFW area.
Linda Greenlee – Vice President
A self-proclaimed ‘insurance nerd’, Linda Greenlee is one of the sharpest insurance minds in DFW and has gained the industry’s top designations (CIC, CPCU). She started in 1973 at age 19, typing-out policies for Continental Insurance Company. Moving up ranks, she specialized in underwriting and eventually earned the position of Dallas branch manager. In the 1990’s she became an agent, and quickly grew her own book of business at R&A using her natural ability to assist clients. In addition to insurance, other interests include gardening, stained glass work, and spending quality time with her family.
Dan Fagan – Operations Manager
Dan Fagan has a unique blend of agency operations experience and insurance underwriting knowledge. His career spans several decades, which were spent at major insurance companies like Travelers, Zurich, Heartland, and owning his own agency in Arkansas. Dan is committed to the customer. Offering his cell number to anyone who asks, Dan truly provides 24/7 service to R&A clients. He’s an avid golfer and enjoys spending non-office hours on the course with his family.
David Rekerdres – VP of Business Development
A 3rd-generation insurance agent, David Rekerdres began his career in high school assisting CSR’s during summer break. After graduating college in 2010, he immediately started full-time work at R&A. He became the agency’s ‘jack-of-all-trades’, quickly contributing to IT, marketing, accounting, and insurance customer service. Over the past 2 years David has immersed himself in insurance knowledge, working toward his CPCU designation and learning nuances of cyber liability, construction GL endorsements, and commercial property insurance. David enjoys participating in church activities, learning Mandarin Chinese, and avidly following the Dallas Cowboys