Experience & Vision

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About The Catapult Family

At Catapult Insurance Solutions we strive to provide our partner agents a boutique experience with a global reach. Our bespoke approach allows us to be agile and responsive, while keeping customer service the center of everything we do.  We want to be that extra force needed to launch – or catapult – our agents and carriers into success. With more than 100 years of combined insurance experience and several successful programs, we know what it takes to create, develop, implement and maintain program business. We leverage the latest technology to elevate the customer experience and create ease of business, and we believe our success can be attributed to our philosophy of select distribution. Our partner agents are selected based on their extensive industry knowledge and experience. At Catapult we have a passion for creating success for our partners, and we enjoy what we do.

Our Approach

Our Crew

Tim Sunderman, CPCU, AIM, API

President

Tim Sunderman is president of Catapult Insurance Solutions. Previously, he served as divisional vice president with Great American Insurance Group’s Property and Inland Marine division. In this role, he acted as director of the U.S. and Canadian homebuilder profit centers and as a Lloyd’s coverholder manager. He also worked closely with MGAs and program administrators to distribute the division’s products. Tim brings nearly two decades of insurance experience with an extensive background in residential construction, inland marine, commercial casualty, and program development and management. He is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati and holds several professional designations including the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU). Tim also serves on the board of directors for Insuring the Children (ITC.org), an insurance industry charity dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect.

Jessica Goehring, ACSR, CIC

Vice President of Business Development

Jessica Goehring is vice president of business development for Catapult Insurance Solutions. She began her career with Hotchkiss Insurance in 2003, acting as a producer developing insurance solutions for her clients in the restaurant and construction industries. Most recently, she has focused on developing and marketing Catapult’s niche programs for the green industry, residential and commercial construction, and restaurants. She currently serves on the board for Texas Green Industry Safety Group, Texas Homebuilders Safety Group, Greater Fort Worth Builders Association, Texas Association of Builders, and the Greater Dallas Restaurant Associations. She also acts as the administrator for the Texas Green Industry Safety Group and the Texas Builder Safety Group.

Becky King, AIM, CRIS

Underwriting Manager

Becky King is the underwriting manager for Catapult Insurance Solutions. Prior to joining Catapult, she served as a commercial lines middle market account executive underwriter for more than seven years with Travelers in Richardson, Texas.  Becky has been with Catapult Insurance Solutions since the inception in 2009 and has an in-depth knowledge of construction and the Texas marketplace.  As underwriting manager, she is responsible for analyzing and underwriting the entire book of business, while maximizing the development of the program. She also oversees educational broker communication.  A graduate of Angelo State University, Becky holds a bachelor’s degree in business management.

Debra Hankins

Program Underwriter

Debra Hankins is a Program Underwriter for Builder Agent Network. She underwrites new and renewal business for the general liability program in addition to maintaining agent relationships. Prior to joining our team, Debra worked at The Woodlands Financial Group as a commercial underwriter. Her responsibilities included underwriting, rating, sales, and marketing. Ms. Hankins has been in the insurance industry for over 30 years with specialization in construction industry for 12 years. With her rich background in the industry, Debra provides knowledge and expertise to our program.

Tena Mitchell

Program Underwriter

Tena Mitchell is a Program Underwriter  for Builder Agent Network.  Prior to joining our team, Tena specialized in the Texas non-subscription market for 25 years.   She has been with our team since 2016 and brings coverage diversity and in-depth product knowledge.  Tena currently focuses on underwriting our builders risk program. She is our go to resource for this line of business.

Jeff Lang

Underwriter Associate

Jeff Lang is an Underwriter Associate for Builder Agent Network. As the newest member of our team, Jeff focuses on customer service and agency relationships as our first point of contact for all audit correspondence and endorsement requests. Jeff comes to us with a background in hospitality management. He also served in the military as a member of JAG Corps and he currently serves in the Army Reserves. We are proud to have him as a member of our team.

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