The PLATINUM RISK MANAGEMENT insurance agency was founded in order to fill the demand for an experienced, seasoned, knowledgeable and trusted insurance team to provide unsurpassed service, client relations, and professional advice to our clients located in the Southwest states of Nevada, Utah, Arizona and California.
Our business philosophy is to review the needs of our clients very thoroughly, tailor an insurance portfolio that provides the levels of protection and peace of mind that our clients deserve and expect, and deliver the absolute best premiums available after shopping over 20 major insurance carriers on behalf of our clients.
R. SCOTT HOFFMAN – PRINCIPAL, has a vast background in personal and commercial lines of insurance, as well as a solid understanding of the complexities of risk management. Scott is a veteran of the insurance industry with over 30 years of experience and has earned numerous awards including “Champion of Champions”, “Southwest Region agent of the year”, “Chairmans Inner Circle Conference” , “Horizon Leadership Award” and many others. Scott attended Brigham Young University. He is married and enjoys his children and grandchildren. He spends time on his ranch in Utah with his family, raising AQHA registered quarter horses, flying, fly fishing, camping and providing meaningful service to others. A few of Scott’s most often spoken statements are that …”reputation is much easier maintained than regained…” and …”far and away the best prize in life is to work hard at work worth doing…”
CHRISTOPHER H. ZOCKOLL – PRINCIPAL, began his career in the insurance industry in 1980 after completing his undergraduate work at the University of Nevada Las Vegas and then went on to earn his Master’s degree at California State University of Pomona. With over 32 years of experience in the field of insurance, Chris has earned numerous awards such as “Top of the Table”, “Court of the Table”, “Million Dollar Round Table”, “National Quality Awards”, “National Sales Achievement Award” and many others. Mr. Zockoll specializes in financial planning as well as business and estate planning. He is married and enjoys his many children and grandchildren. Chris enjoys traveling, scuba diving and spending time with his wife Cindy. Chris stated that“…being there for my clients when they really need the benefits of insurance is the pinnacle of my profession…”
ADAM H. MASON – PRINCIPAL, has dedicated his professional career to helping educate individuals and families to prepare themselves for the future since 2007. Adam obtained his Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Before Platinum Risk Management, Adam was one of the leading Allstate agents in the western United States in the Supplemental Benefits and Financial Services divisions. Adam’s greatest passions include his family, Disneyland, and traveling. When asked why Adam enjoys his profession, he stated, “I love making a difference in my clients lives. There is no greater satisfaction for me in my career than educating a client to make empowering decisions, and then supporting them in those decisions.”
ROBIN LEFLER – OFFICE MANAGER / CLIENT RELATIONS, Robin has lived in Henderson for 30 years and has raised her family here. Robin joined the Platinum Risk Management team in 2013 bringing with her over 19 years of experience in the Insurance Industry as a licensed Property and Casualty agent. Robin has received several customer service awards and works hard at providing exceptional customer service to every customer and said she enjoys her career and finds it fulfilling because of her love of helping people. Robin enjoys staying involved in her church and other community activities.
JESSYCA R. EXCELL – SENIOR AGENT / CLIENT RELATIONS, Jessyca was born and raised in the greater Henderson area and has been in the insurance industry since 2007. Jessyca began her insurance career as an office manager and client relations representative for one of the leading Allstate Agencies in Las Vegas. Jessyca came to Platinum Risk Management in 2012. Her professional experience and friendly personality help Platinum Risk Management continue to provide our clients with the highest degree of customer service and makes each customer interaction an excellent experience. When Jessyca isn’t in the office, she enjoys hiking, road trips, and spending time with her family.
ANDREA BANFORD – CLIENT RELATIONS / AGENT, Andrea was born and raised on Vancouver Island, Canada where she graduated from Simon Fraser University. Prior to her move to Las Vegas, Andrea worked for a large insurance brokerage business in Canada. Her professional experience and outgoing personality set her apart with outstanding marks for customer service and assisting her clients in tailoring just the right insurance products for their individual needs. She has a “can do” attitude and works at great length to solve complex insurance problems and issues with her clientele. Platinum Risk Management is very pleased to have Andrea on staff and consider her talents and abilities key in helping the agency provide the highest level of customer service possible. When Andrea is not in the office, she enjoys cooking, hockey, hiking with her dog and spending time with her family.
JON D. BOMAN – SENIOR AGENT PERSONAL LINES, Born and raised in Las Vegas, a true professional in the industry, Jon has been involved in the insurance business for over 20 years. As a former claims adjuster, Mr. Boman has vast experience in both the claims and agent sides of the business which makes him very valuable in assisting his clients to manage all the risks which they face in this litigious society. Mr. Boman has earned numerous awards in the industry including “Circle of Excellence” status for the past 11 years. In addition, Jon attended the University of Colorado on a full ride football scholarship and was instrumental in assisting his team win the 1990 National Championship against Notre Dame in the Orange Bowl. He earned his Bachelor’s degree and graduated in 1991. Jon is married and enjoys spending time with his family as well as being outdoors hunting and fishing. Mr. Boman takes great pride in the professional and personal service he provides all his clients and makes it a point that each customer has his personal telephone number. He tells every client… “I am always available for you…”
H. JAY STONE – SENIOR AGENT / COMMERCIAL LINES, Jay has been in the insurance business for 36 years. He is a Registered Employee Benefits Consultant (REBC), Registered Health Underwriter (RHU), and a Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow (LUTCF). He is Past President of the Nevada State Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and Past President of General Agents and Managers Association. He has received the highest insurance service award in the state of Nevada – The Paul Hamel Distinguished Service Award. He has also been selected the Agent of the Year and Manager of the Year, Nevada Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. He is also a life member of the Leading Producers Roundtable. He currently serves on the committee for the Nevada State Insurance Licensing Exam.
DARYL MORRIS – SENIOR AGENT, has been in the insurance industry since 1990. He is well versed in all aspects of personal as well as commercial insurance. He has many awards to his credit including Honor Ring, National Conference, Chairman’s conference, Chairman’s Inner Circle and Life Leader to name a few. He earned his LUTCF designation in 1994 and Graduated from UNLV in 1987 with a Communications Degree with an emphasis in Public Relations. He is also a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving from 1981-1985 with an Honorable Discharge. Daryl has a great passion for acting and has appeared in many live theater productions as well as cast in various movies and TV commercials. He enjoys a round of Golf with his buddies from time to time also hiking, skiing and Tennis. Daryl really enjoys working with clients by helping them get all of their insurance needs addressed. He believes that by helping clients navigate through what can be sometime challenging Insurance concepts, solidifies his affiliations with his clients and makes for a long term relationships.
DAVID S ZEPEDA – SENIOR AGENT, has been in the insurance industry in Las Vegas since 2008. David has a great deal of experience in both the property and casualty environment as well as in the Life Insurance arena. In addition, David works very hard to stay informed and up to date on the ever changing insurance markets and works very hard to understand the individual needs of his clients as they experience different stages of their lives. He creates flexible product recommendations to solve both simple and complex insurance concerns. David most enjoys creating insurance plans which will assist his clients in maintaining a high quality of lifestyle into retirement. A graduate of Plattsburgh State University with Honors as well as a member of the Latin Chamber of Commerce. David is fluent in Spanish and enjoys soccer, travel and spending quality time with his wife Catherine and their six children.
MIYUKI MIYAMORI – AGENT, Miyuki was born and raised in Las Vegas and attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas, majoring in Accounting and minoring in Japanese. Miyuki is fluent in Japanese. Miyuki is relatively new to the insurance industry, but has been involved in the business world in Real Estate and Property Management. She believes that both industries go hand and hand and hopes to help her clients not only find their ideal homes but the best insurance coverage to be covered properly and at the best rates. Miyuki also stays active in giving back to the community with the local Make A Wish foundation.