Vance Root

SVP, Broker

Background & Experience


Vance has a 25-year track record in the insurance & risk management industry and specializes in providing expert insights and insurance solutions for large commercial risks. He has used this experience to cultivate exclusive access to a captive insurance program for apartments, student & subsidized housing. He can provide competitive insurance quotes and equally excels at investor property portfolios, general liability, and lender-related risks.

Previously, Vance was in business development at OSC, a division of Breckenridge Group, working with select financial institutions and agents on lender-placed, REO, and REI insurance. As part of the brokerage team, he delivers on diverse agent risks in a responsive manner. Prior to OSC, Vance held senior marketing, sales and claims leadership positions at U.S. Risk and Aon.  He has also developed an exclusive occupational accident insurance product for real estate agents, property preservation, and inspectors.

He started his career as an All-Lines Adjuster for Crawford & Company and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Management Information Systems from the University of Northern Colorado.

Vance Root was last modified: July 14th, 2022 by Adam Rawlings



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  • Builder's Risk
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  • Energy
  • Environmental
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  • Hospitality
  • Investor Owned Real Estate
  • Lender-Placed/REO
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