MEET OUR TEAM


Tim McGrath - CEO & President

Email:Tim.McGrath@lighthousetisk.com


Terry Briggs - Sr. Account Specialist & Sr. Program Manager

Email:Terry.Briggs@lighthouserisk.com


Sarena Wold - Account Specialist & Account Manager

Email:Sarena.Wold@lighthouserisk.com


Jesenia Espinoza - Account Specialist & Customer Service

Email:Jesenia.Esponiza@lighthouserisk.com

Knowledge Base


Protecting Your Personal Assets

We know it's often hard to figure out how to determine what type of insurance policy you should have, but now it's easier than ever to determine the policy you need with Lighthouse in your corner.


Taking Care of Your Business

It's hard to know just how your business needs to be insured and what you should be insured for, but don't worry, today we're going to go over all your questions.

Tim McGrath

President & CEO

Mr. McGrath is responsible for the company's strategic partnerships, strategic development, new program design, revenue growth, operational efficiency and channel expansion. Prior to Lighthouse Mr. McGrath was the Western Practice Leader for the World Renowned Consulting firm, Alvarez and Marsal (A&M). In this position Tim developed strategy, advising insurance companies, brokers/agencies and corporate entities regarding revenue enhancement and expanding market penetration.


Mr. McGrath specializes in the design architecture of unique programs and revenue opportunities on a national basis. Mr. McGrath held senior management position at the top National and International publically traded insurance brokerage houses. He brings operational expertise regarding insurance sales and distribution channels regarding brokerage and agency platforms.


Mr. McGrath started his career in underwriting and transitioned to the insurance brokerage sector. During his tenure in the brokerage industry, Tim was responsible for managing all operational issues, including business development, client marketing, cross selling engagements and risk management services, focusing on driving creative solutions.


Terry Briggs

Senior Account Specialist & Senior Program Manager

Terry is the Director of Program Management & Underwriting with Lighthouse Risk & Insurance Solutions in Emeryville, California. She specializes in driving underwriting profitability and program success, with more than 25 years of insurance experience.

Mrs. Briggs brings deep experience in program development and P&C underwriting. In addition, Mrs. Briggs brings significant experience in start-up operations. Prior to joining LRIS, Mrs. Briggs served as a member of the executive team that successfully launched a specialty underwriting and program management operation.

Previously, Mrs. Briggs served as a Program Underwriting Manager at Apollo General Insurance Agency, Inc. At Apollo General Insurance Agency, Mrs. Briggs built rigor around underwriting processes and procedures, including establishing governance protocols and managing general agent relationships. Mrs. Briggs began her career with Farmers Insurance Group of Companies working in claims and their insurance Defense Firm.

Mrs. Briggs carries a designation "Construction Risk & Insurance Specialist".