The Solutions Team

It is nice to do business with a company that can get things right.  I wanted to express my gratitude for all your hard work and patience. This time it paid off and you have a happy customer!  J O’Donnell

  • Chris McPike Vice President

    Solutions Team ‘Queen’

    Chris’s expertise is in health insurance products for individual and families. She has developed an extensive knowledge of the ACA and how to navigate clients through their options; including the Health Insurance Marketplace. Chris is frequently invited to speak to civic or industry organizations about the ACA. She brings 30+ years of managerial and CPA experience to ComPro. She serves as President – Elect of the Nebraska Association of Health Underwriters and volunteers in church and civic organizations. Favorite vacation: anywhere with a beach!

  • Melisa Haessler Individual Account Manager

    Solutions Team ‘Cheerleader’

    Melisa specializes in helping our individual and family clients select the best health insurance plan to fit their personal requirements. She works one-on-one with clients, reviews their options, then guides them through the application process. Prior to joining ComPro, she earned the LUTCF designation. Melisa loves her Huskers and takes every opportunity to wear red.

  • Brian Northup Individual Account Manager

    Solutions Team ‘Ace’

    Brian Northup is the newest agent to join the Compro team. He comes with great credentials from the banking industry. He impressed us all by passing his insurance license exam in only 30 days. Now, he is guiding our clients in selecting health insurance plans for next year. Outside of work, Brian enjoys going on tropical vacations, and is , indeed, married to ComPro’s other Northup employee, Kayla.

  • Brian McPike President

    Solutions Team ‘Top Gun’

    Brian focuses on designing employee benefit plans. Every employer wants to provide quality benefits at the lowest possible cost. It’s Brian’s job to find solutions that meet the client’s financial parameters and fit the business’s employee profile. He’s an experienced and proven leader in the health insurance industry. Brian has earned the RHU designation and serves as President of the Lincoln Association of Health Underwriters and on the Nebraska State board. He also volunteers in church and civic organizations. Go Mizzou!

  • Kayla Northup Sr. Group Account Manager

    Solutions Team ‘Princess’

    Kayla helps our employer groups administer their plans. She primarily works with clients with less than 50 employees and handles new business, renewals, ancillary benefits and compliance matters; as well as escalated service issues. It’s her goal to respond to clients with accurate info and in the shortest time possible. If you want to know what’s going on in Hollywood, just ask Kayla. Family time is her priority. She and her husband have two children.

  • Christel Essay Group Account Manager

    Solutions Team ‘Rising Star’

    Christel recently joined the ComPro Team. She comes with experience in Voluntary Benefits products and accolades from her former clients. She is learning her way around the Employee Benefits market and is responding to client service needs. Christel thrives on helping people understand insurance, what benefits they have and where they may have a gap in coverage. Christel is kept busy raising her two children; Betty and Charlie. They enjoy camping, ‘adventure hikes’, and gardening.


  • Lisa Taylor Individual Marketing Assistant

    Solutions Team ‘Genie’

    Lisa is the friendly smile that greets callers and guests. She is responsible for processing applications for individual insurance products. Lisa oversees day-to- day office operations and assists with marketing projects. She is ComPro’s morale officer – Lisa comes to work every day with a positive attitude and it’s contagious to the rest of the staff.

  • Callie Wiltse Broker Relations Coordinator

    Solutions Team ‘Rainmaker’

    Callie communicates with our Agent Partners to provide industry and product information and ensure that their client’s health insurance needs are met. Then she advocates for agents to be certain that commissions are paid by the carriers. Callie manages our database and keeps the ComPro staff on our toes. She enjoys Jazzercise and her dog, Owen.

  • Thomas Hoefener Marketing Coordinator

    Solutions Team ‘Surfer Dude’

    As a student at UNL who is studying business, Thomas works on the marketing side of things here at ComPro. He runs all our social media pages, makes updates to our website, and formats and sends out our monthly newsletters to all of our subscribers. Thomas loves sports, likes eating at Chipotle, and enjoys living an active lifestyle.

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