Staff Profiles

Gary T. Baumgarten, CLU®

Gary is a third-generation Floridian. He entered the insurance and financial services industry in 1979 after graduating with a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Florida. He earned the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation in 1990 and also is a Life underwriter Training Council Fellow (LUTCF). He resides in Winter Park with his wife, Dana, a personal trainer, son Adam, a medical doctor, and son Joel, a student at Rollins College.

Gail L. Ketch

Practice Administrator | Licensed Service Assistant
Gail joined the practice in March 1990, bringing strong skills in administration, problem-solving, organization and customer service. Born and raised in New Jersey, and a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, she has a background in event planning, film production, and hospitality management. Gail works side-by-side with Gary to provide exceptional service to clients and business associates.

Patti Hannah

Employee Benefits Specialist | Licensed Service Assistant
Patti joined the practice in April 2002, bringing with her many years of experience in employee benefits, banking and customer service. Patti is the dedicated, talented, resourceful and determined "point of contact" for the practice's employee-benefit clients.