For more information, contact: Robert Luck, Consumer Attorney,
Phone: (608) 266-0082,
E-mail: robert.luck@wisconsin.gov

Madison, WIOCI has taken the following administrative actions. In many of these cases the respondent denied the allegations but consented to the action taken. Any forfeitures paid in these administrative actions are deposited in the Common School Fund which is administered by the Board of Commissioners of Public Lands. The earnings from this fund are distributed to all public K-12 schools in Wisconsin and are used by school libraries to purchase books. Copies of the administrative action orders may be viewed online at https://ociaccess.oci.wi.gov/OrderInfo/OrdInfo.oci.

OCI is responsible for overseeing the operations and marketing of insurance companies and agents in Wisconsin. OCI encourages anyone with a question or a complaint regarding an insurance company or agent to contact the office at this toll-free telephone number: 1-800-236-8517.

Allegations and Actions Against Agents

David L. Ahmann, 2921 Colgate Rd., Madison, WI 53705, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Carla M. Bailey, N6601 Cty. Rd. J, Beldenville, WI 54003, had her application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI.

Peter C. Buntrock, 1515 Third Ave., Wausau, WI 54401, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Merle Thomas Butenhoff, W176 N9745 Rivercrest Dr., Germantown, WI 53022, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the State of Wisconsin, Department of Financial Institutions, Division of Securities, on an insurance license application and lawsuits which may be evidence of being untrustworthy or incompetent.

Pravit Vincent Chanthalangsy, 9105 Barbaresco Cir., Stockton, CA 95212, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Jefferson E. Davis, W169 N8630 Sheridan Dr., Menomonee Falls, WI 53051, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose administrative actions taken by OCI and the State of Wisconsin, Department of Financial Institutions, Division of Securities, on an insurance license application, as well as failing to report an employment termination involving allegations of misconduct.

Ali Edalatpour, 8870 N. Lodgewood Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53217, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

James C. Faustmann, 2447 N. 69th St., Wauwatosa, WI 53213, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose administrative actions taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Brian Douglas Flanders, 1516 Sylvan Way Apt. 311, Lodi, CA 95242, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Adam M. Flood, 117 S. Elizabeth St. Apt. 3, Whitewater, WI 53190, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

David A. Glaser, 1033 S. East St., Appleton, WI 54915, had his application for an insurance license denied for 60 days. This action was based on allegations of failing to disclose a criminal conviction on an insurance license application.

David Grafstein, 49 Heming Way, Stamford, CT 06903, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI regarding administrative actions.

Thomas R. Guyette, 2252 Tordeur Ct., Green Bay, WI 54311, agreed to pay a forfeiture of $500.00. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to report an administrative action taken by the State of Wisconsin, Department of Financial Institutions, Division of Securities, on an insurance license application.

Richard Allen Hail, 917 Jacobs Rd., Greenville, SC 29605, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Brad Helmer, N6473 Riverside Ln., Plymouth, WI 53073, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Gregory A. Kostka, 2568 S. Shore Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53207, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Jeremy J. Leisgang, 256 S. Oakland Ave., Oconto Falls, WI 54154, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Michael D. Leonard, 2510 Yuma Ln. N., Plymouth, MN 55447, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the state of New York.

Nelson Edward Link, 3105 Somerset St. SW, Roanoke, VA 24014, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to report an administrative action taken by the state of West Virginia.

Kent Joseph Martinson, N4155 Cty. Rd. H, Elk Mound, WI 54739, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Ariel I. Moreno, 1953 S. Marrs, Amarillo, TX 79103, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Mei Lyn Nelson, 445 Prospect Dr., Brookfield, WI 53005, had her application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Gregory S. Pawlak, 618 E. Woodcrest Dr., Appleton, WI 54915, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to notify OCI of an administrative action taken by the State of Wisconsin, Department of Financial Institutions, Division of Securities, and failing to disclose the administrative action on an insurance license application.

Michael L. Pierce, 12513 Danesfeld Dr., Alpharetta, GA 30004, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the state of Georgia on an insurance license application.

Dennis Prickett, 1229 S. 800 E. Apt. 3, Salt Lake City, UT 84105, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and failing to disclose an administrative action taken by the state of Illinois on an insurance license application.

Paul J. Renard, 3483 Country Winds Ct., Green Bay, WI 54311, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose a criminal charge on an insurance license application.

Ronald Brian Rubow, 12809 Appleview Ln., Burnsville, MN 55337, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Steven A. Sack, 595 Rosewood Ave., Winnetka, IL 60093, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to report an administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

James Theodore Smith, 109 S. Mill St., Albany, WI 53502, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to report an administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Daniel Drew Straughan, 3184 Newcastle 34 Dr., Mobile, AL 36695, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to report administrative actions taken by the states of Wisconsin and Alabama on an insurance license application.

Mark M. Swiecichowski, 613 Melrose Ave., Green Bay, WI 54303, had his insurance license suspended on May 21, 2010. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to pay child support when due.

Brian P. Vandehey, 753 Reid St., De Pere, WI 54115, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to report an administrative action taken by Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Michael E. Walston, N4157 Cty. Rd. E, Kewaunee, WI 54216, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to report an administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin on an insurance license application.

Dennis Warner, P.O. Box 45135, Madison, WI 53744, had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to disclose a criminal conviction on an insurance license application.

L. B. Williamson, 2121 Possum Trot Rd., Wake Forest, NC 27587, had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI regarding bankruptcy and administrative actions reported on an insurance license application.

Betty J. Zimmerman, 2313 13th St., La Crosse, WI 54601, agreed to pay a forfeiture of $2,000.00 and to have her insurance license revoked. These actions were taken based on allegations of violating home solicitation disclosure rules and life insurance replacement laws, engaging in excessive exchanges of annuities, and misrepresenting annuity features.

Allegations and Actions Against Companies

Center for Science in the Public Interest, 1875 Connecticut Ave. NW #300, Washington, DC 20009, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $500.00. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to file a required financial statement when due.

DentaQuest Dental Plan of Wisconsin, Inc. (formerly Doral Dental Plan of Wisconsin, Inc.), 12121 N. Corporate Pky., Mequon, WI 53092, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $25,000.00. This action was taken based on allegations of failing to comply with a previous examination order.

Copies of Administrative Actions