Focused on excellence in insurance, risk management and benefits design.
Summit Risk Advisors executive team is made up of a diverse group of business and industry leaders with over 100 years of combined experience – all dedicated to building on our shared values of quality service and relationships, mutual trust, integrity, and financial strength.
Chief Executive Officer
CEO Josh Sawicki has led the team at Summit Risk Advisors for 10 years. Josh earned an undergraduate degree in Finance and Accounting from Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York. He also holds an MBA from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. After obtaining his CPA license, he went on to work for KPMG. Josh has performed nearly 50 acquisitions and grown Summit Risk Advisors into a highly successful and profitable business that’s recognized as a top 100 insurance brokerage.
Vice President, Commercial Lines
James Frommert began his career in 2011. As a National Wholesale Broker, he specialized in CAT/Tier 1 perils with a focus on commercial habitational properties. In 2013, James joined People’s United Insurance Agency to expand his reach into Westchester County and New York City. In 2016, Fairfield County Business Journal honored James as one of 40 Fairfield County Young Professionals. James is a graduate of Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY, holding a BS in Business Administration & Finance.
Chief Financial Officer
Ryan Guilmette started at Summit Risk Advisors as a Lead Bookkeeper. He pioneered the bookkeeping process, upgrading the company’s accounting technology and eventually leading to Ryan’s success as the company’s CFO. In addition to overseeing the accounting and financing division for the existing agency, Ryan on boards and trains newly acquired agencies and their staff on Summit technologies and the accounting processes. Ryan holds a BSc in Accounting from Central Connecticut State University.
Vice President, Specialty Insurance
Jeffrey Greene is an insurance executive with over 25 years of experience. He holds responsibility for the management and organic growth of Summit Risk Advisor’s specialty insurance line of business. Jeff was formerly the Vice President of Freeway Insurance Services of Florida, the Vice President of Operations and Director of Franchising for FedUSA Insurance/Franchising Group, and the Florida State Retail Manager and Director of Franchise Operations for Affirmative Insurance at 21st Century Holding Company.
Vice President, Business Development
Matt Kozlowski specializes in technology specific to health insurance. He started his career in 2009 as a Producing Manager, later pivoting into property and casualty with all the changes in healthcare reform. For the last 9 years, Matt has worked on the sales initiatives for Summit Risk Advisors as the Vice President of Sales and Recruiting. He has developed four sales centers using internet marketing and traditional insurance sales tactics.