Property / Casualty

Linda Elstad, CIC
Judy Erickson
Jackie Thielhorn
Candace Hejlik, CIC
Candy Johnson, CISR
Tonia Davidson
Di Gast
Jake Pfaff
Steve Nebel
Roni Hyatt
Ali VonDeLinde


LElstad_2013Linda Elstad, CIC
Property Casualty Manager – Underwriter
Direct Phone: (763) 257-1365
Direct Fax (763) 257-0165
lelstad@ericksonlarseninc.com

Linda’s career in insurance started in 1983 when she joined Erickson-Larsen, Inc. Her first position was our receptionist and policy typist. Within a short time, she was promoted into property/casualty underwriting. During her career with Erickson-Larsen, Inc., Linda has continued to expand her knowledge of the insurance industry. In 2000, she attained her CIC designation and continues to attend a variety of educational courses.

In 2011 Linda became the manager of our Property & Casualty department.



JErickson_2013Judy Erickson
Property Casualty Underwriter
Direct Phone (763) 257-1366
Direct Fax (763) 257-0166
jerickson@ericksonlarseninc.com

Judy came to Erickson-Larsen, Inc in 1996, with over 12 years of experience in the insurance industry. Her insurance career started with a large local insurance company where she experienced a variety of positions ranging from a file clerk to underwriting. Judy continues to expand her knowledge by attending a variety of educational courses.



Jacki DSCJackie Thielhorn, CIC
Property Casualty Underwriter
Direct Phone (763) 257-1360
Direct Fax (763) 257-0160
jthielhorn@ericksonlarseninc.com

Jackie began her insurance career with Erickson-Larsen, Inc. in 1987 as a policy typist.  Over the next few years, she worked in rating and assistant underwriting. In 2000, she was promoted to her current position as a Property/Casualty Underwriter. Jackie obtained her Associates degree in Business from North Hennepin Community College, in 1993, while working full time.  In 2009, Jackie obtained her CIC designation and continues to attend educational courses.



CHejlik_2013Candace Hejlik, CIC
Underwriter
Direct Phone (701) 893-2722
Direct Fax (763) 257-0270
chejlik@ericksonlarseninc.com
Candace started her insurance career on the retail side of the business in 1986. She joined the Bjornson/Sentinel – E&L team in 1991 as an assistant underwriter. Within a short time, she was promoted to a new business underwriter.  Candace recently became a member of the P&C Department in Maple Grove Office, but continues reside in Fargo, ND.

Candace has continued to expand her knowledge by taking various education classes



CaJohnson_2013Candy Johnson, CISR
Property Casualty Underwriter
Direct Phone (763) 257-1362
Direct Fax (763) 257-0162
cajohnson@ericksonlarseninc.com

Candy began her insurance career with Erickson-Larsen, Inc in 1997. Shortly thereafter in 1998, she earned her CISR designation.  Candy has held several positions within the company ranging from Assistant Underwriter, Assistant Marketing Coordinator and Renewal Underwriter. Her current position is SPOT Administrator and Property/Casualty Underwriter. Candy continues to expand her knowledge by attending a variety of educational courses.



TDavidson_2013Tonia Davidson
Property Casualty Underwriter
Direct Phone (763) 257-1382
Direct Fax (763) 257-0298
tdavidson@ericksonlarseninc.com

Tonia joined Erickson-Larsen, Inc. in 2004, starting her career in the insurance industry. Her original duties started within our policy processing department. Just a few months later, she was promoted to underwriting where she continues to expand her insurance knowledge as a Property/Casualty Underwriter.  Tonia continues to attend a variety of educational courses to stay attuned to changes in the industry.



DGast_2013Di Gast
Property Casualty Underwriter
Direct Phone (763) 257-1368
Direct Fax (763) 257-0169
dgast@ericksonlarseninc.com

Di joined Erickson-Larsen, Inc. in January of 2014.   She began her insurance career as a mobile home and motorcycle underwriter in Bismarck, North Dakota in 1975 and quickly moved into the commercial property and casualty underwriting  department.   After 10 years with John H. Crowther, Inc. in North Dakota , she became a partner and underwriting manager for Missouri River Underwriters which eventually purchased Blackburn, Nickels & Smith, Inc./The InterAgency.  Di brings over 35 years of underwriting experience to her new position with Erickson-Larsen, Inc.  She understands the importance of the relationships with agents and companies to provide the highest standard of service.  Di continues to attend various education classes to stay attuned to changes in the industry and marketplace.



Jake PfaffJake Pfaff, AINS
Property Casualty Underwriter
Direct Phone (763) 257-1376
Direct Fax (763) 257-0176
jpfaff@ericksonlarseninc.com

Jake joined our Erickson-Larsen, Inc. team in 2012.  He began his carerr in our processing department and has quickly moved to an underwriting position.

Jake holds a CISR and an INS designation.   His next goal is to work towards his CPCU designation.


Steve Nebel
Property Casualty Underwriter
Direct Phone (763) 257-1343
Direct Fax (763) 257-0143
mailto:snebel@ericksonlarseninc.com



Roni_editted_pierceRoni Hyatt
Property Casualty Underwriting Assistant
Direct Phone (763) 257-1363
Direct Fax (763) 257-0163
rhyatt@ericksonlarseninc.com

Roni began her insurance career with CNA.  She worked as a rater and underwriting assistant for CNA.  Roni became a member of the Erickson-Larsen, Inc. team in 2000, and she does a majority of our rating, in addition to being an assistant in our property/casualty department.



AliAli VonDeLinde
Property Casualty Underwriting Assistant
Direct Phone (763) 257-1342
Direct Fax (763) 257-0142 avondelinde@ericksonlarseninc.com

Ali started her insurance career with Erickson-Larsen, Inc. in 2001 as a policy processor.  Currently she is an underwriting assistant for our Property & Casualty Deptartment.  Ali handles rating, audits, reports and numerous other details for us.