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

Guadalupe R. Alba, 11775 W. Chapman Ave., Greenfield, WI 53228, has had her insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Richard W. Brewster, 857 Columbus St., Sun Prairie, WI 53590, has had his insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Stockley S. Clarke, 8853A N. Swan Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53224, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Thomas E. Coleman, 29340 Rocky Rd., Burlington, WI 53105, has had his insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Douglas E. Deback, 4904 S. 20th St., Milwaukee, WI 53221, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was 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.

Eric S. Durrant, E3328 Cty. Rd. K, Waupaca, WI 54981, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct.

Okoi O. Eduson, 6487 N. 42nd St. Milwaukee, WI 53209, has had his insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Sheila L. Jones, 12109 W. Bobolink Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53225, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $15,000.00 and has had her insurance license revoked. These actions were based on allegations of submitting falsified and inaccurate insurance applications and failing to repay unearned commissions.

Susan D. Kraimer, 4555 S. Kansas Ave., St. Francis, WI 53235, has had her application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI regarding bankruptcy or judgment and proof of prelicensing education, as well as a criminal conviction which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct and an administrative action taken by another state.

Daniel D. Lamarch, 2553 Wilder Ct., Green Bay, WI 54311, has had his insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Eric J. Linden, 6319 Century Ave. Apt. 6, Middleton, WI 53562, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of failing to disclose a previous criminal conviction on an insurance license application, criminal convictions which may be substantially related to insurance marketing type conduct, failing to pay amounts due in previous criminal cases, and providing misleading statements in a criminal investigation.

Talisa L. Linder-Hayes, 3720 N. Second St., Milwaukee, WI 53212, has had her insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Alma C. Minley, 1800 W. Cherry St., Milwaukee, WI 53205, has had her insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Charles R. Murphy, 6 Center St., Sea Bright, NJ 07760, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI regarding bankruptcy or judgment.

Dale I. Nealey, 320 Race St., Dover, OH 44622, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI and administrative actions taken by the states of Colorado, New Jersey, and Oregon.

Margie E. Neville, 7314 Old Plank Rd., Fredericksburg, VA 22407, has had her application for an insurance license denied. This action was 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.

Timothy W. Newkirk, 1307 Western Ave., Green Bay, WI 54303, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI, failing to disclose previous criminal convictions and administrative actions on an insurance license application, and failing to disclose administrative actions taken by other states within 30 days of the actions.

Luke J. Nolan, 6124 Meadowcrest Dr., Dallas, TX 75230, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $500.00 and to respond promptly to all inquiries from OCI, and had his application for an insurance license denied for 31 days. These actions were based on allegations of failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI regarding an administrative action taken by another state.

Jason L. Peterson, 928 James St., Eau Claire, WI 54703, has had his insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Stephan Pickman, 43 Hill St., Floral Park, NY 11001, has had his application for an insurance license denied. This action was based on allegations of administrative actions taken by the states of California, Nebraska, and Utah.

Chad T. Rumfelt, 644 S. Lakeshore Blvd., Lake Wales, FL 33853, has had his license denied for 31 days. This action was based on allegations of failing to report administrative actions taken by the states of Indiana and South Dakota while previously licensed in Wisconsin.

John A. Sams, 3385 Horseshoe Spring Rd., Wausau, WI 54403, has had his insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Jacqueline Strong, 6060 W. Calumet Rd. Apt. 202, Milwaukee, WI 53223, has had her insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Patrick S. Sweeney, 5763 Golden Ter., Fitchburg, WI 53711, has had his insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Elaine M. Vanderslice, N4509 Kolba Ave., Mauston, WI 53948, has had her license denied for 31 days. This action was based on allegations of failing to disclose administrative action taken by the state of Wisconsin, Department of Regulation and Licensing, Real Estate Examining Board on an insurance license application.

Kerry A. Zach, S72 W17511 Schubring Dr., Muskego, WI 53150, has had her insurance license revoked. This action was based on allegations of failing to pay Wisconsin delinquent taxes due.

Allegations and Actions Against Companies

Health Care Service Corporation a Mutual Legal Reserve Company, 300 E. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $500.00, to pay fees when due, and to respond promptly to all inquiries from OCI. These actions were based on allegations of failing to pay a required fee to OCI and failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI.

Meemic Insurance Company, P.O. Box 3199, Winston-Salem, NC 27102, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $500.00, to pay fees when due, and to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI. These actions were based on allegations of failing to pay a required fee to OCI and failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI.

National Surety Corporation, 777 San Marin Dr., Novato, CA 94998, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $1,000.00 and to respond completely to all inquiries from OCI. These actions were based on allegations of failing to timely and completely respond to inquiries from OCI by not providing an agent statement from one of its appointed agents.

North American Elite Insurance Company, 650 Elm St., Manchester, NH 03101, was ordered to pay a forfeiture of $500.00, to pay fees when due, and to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI. These actions were based on allegations of failing to pay a required fee to OCI and failing to respond promptly to inquiries from OCI.

Copies of Administrative Actions