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LIPCA Staff

LIPCA is proud to present the members of our staff below!

Doug MacPherson
President
 
Responsible for all phases of agency operations
 
  • Former Secretary/Treasurer and Director, LIPCA, Inc.
  • Former Secretary/Treasurer and Director, Louisiana Pest Control Insurance Co.
  • Licensed Insurance Agent
  • Chairman of the Board, Dugas Pest Control of Baton Rouge, Inc.
  • B.S. and M.Sc. in Entomology, The Ohio State University
  • Life Member, Kiwanis International
  • Member, Marketing Managers Association
  • Past President of the National Pest Management Association
  • Past President of the Louisiana Pest Management Association
  • Past President of the Associated Pest Control Services
  • With LIPCA since 1985
 
 
Andy McGinty
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
 
Responsible for all aspects of insurance company and agency operations
 
  • Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, LIPCA, Inc. & Louisiana Pest Control Insurance Company
  • Eight (8) years experience as Claims Supervisor for White Enterprises, Inc., American Gulf Group, United Southern Underwriting, Inc. and Protective Adjustment Company
  • Louisiana State University majoring in Speech and Pre-Law
  • With LIPCA, Inc. since 1991
 
 
Charles E. Beasley
Vice President and Director of LIPCA, Inc.
 
  • President of Beasley Pest Control, Inc.
  • Past President of the Louisiana Pest Control Association
  • Past President of Houma-Terrebonne Rotary Club
  • Former director of the National Pest Control Association
 
 
J. Len Poole
Director of LIPCA, Inc.
 
  • Past President of Louisiana Pest Control Association
  • Owner/Manager of Permatox Pest Control, Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Past President Alabama Pest Control Association
  • Jefferson County Pest Control Association
  • Former member of LPCA Board of Directors
  • Chairman LPCA Graph Committee
  • Member LPCA Finance Committee
  • Former member LPCA Long Range Planning Committee
  • Member Shreveport and Bossier City Chamber of Commerce
  • Member Optimist Club
  • Member Business Exchange, Inc.
  • Member Community Oriented Policing
 
 
Daniel Bourgeois
Director of LIPCA, Inc.
 
  • President of Mr. B Services, Inc. in Harahan, Louisiana
  • BS degree in Management from the University of New Orleans
  • President Elect of the Louisiana Pest Management Association
  • Member of the Greater New Orleans Pest Control Association
 
 
David Smith
Vice President and Director of LIPCA, Inc.
 
  • Owner/Manager, Redd Pest Control of Monroe, Inc.
  • Member of LIPCA Underwriting Committee
  • Past Director of National Pest Control Association
  • Past President of Louisiana Pest Control Association
  • Past Director of LPCA
  • Past President of Kiwanis Club of Monroe
  • Past President and active member of Sertoma Club
  • BS degree in General Business from Copiah-Lincoln Junior College
  • Board of Directors and President of North Louisiana Apartment Association
 
 
Vickie Langwell
Secretary-Treasurer, CFO
 
Responsible for All Financial, Reporting, Compliance with applicable rules & regulations, Software Development and Underwriting assistance aspects of the insurance company and agency operations.
 
  • Over 17 years of experience in several areas of accounting for large national restaurant company
  • Holds a Business Degree in Accounting from Baton Rouge School of Computers, attended Southwestern Louisiana University
  • With LIPCA, Inc. since 2001
 
 
Joan Lumpkin, CIC
Underwriter
 
Responsible for Underwriting through Agents in California and Arizona
 
  • Licensed Louisiana Insurance agent
  • Former Accounting Supervisor with Executive Risk Consultants/Humana
  • Former accounting and customer representative for a public utility
  • Certified Insurance Consultant (CIC)
  • Holds a BS in General Studies from University of Louisiana Lafayette
  • With LIPCA, Inc. since 1998
 
 
Lynn Cutforth
Office Manager/Executive Administrative Assistant
 
Responsible for Office Management; liaison between company and vendors, and administrative support for officers
 
  • Five years with Hawthorn, Waymouth & Carroll, CPA's in an Administrative capacity
  • One year with legal firm as legal secretary and audit specialist
  • Over 12 years with Executive Risk Consultants, third party administrators, in a variety of positions, including Senior Claims Adjuster
  • Director of Operations for a vocational rehabilitation firm
  • Office Manager for an engineering firm
  • Three years with Exxon in an Administrative Position
  • Attended Southeastern Louisiana University, majoring in Business Administration
  • With LIPCA, Inc. since 2000
 
 
Becky Kauffman
Financial Assistant
 
Responsible for Premium receivables and payables for the insurance company and agency operations, policy auditing and assisting the CFO with surplus lines tax filings.
 
  • 18+ years experience in banking and finance industry
  • With LIPCA, Inc. since 2008
 
 
Lauren Alexander
Claims Adjuster
 
Responsible for all Claims
 
  • Formerly with Go Auto Insurance Company where she served as a Claims/Injury Adjuster for 5 years
  • 6 years with Affirmative Insurance Services as an Adjuster/Subrogation Specialist
  • Education - Master of Public Administration, Public Policy
  • Bachelor of Science, Business Management
  • With LIPCA, Inc. since 2016
 
 
Gail Landry
Underwriter
 
Responsible for AR, LA, MS, AL, TN and GA
 
  • Former owner of Bayou Belle Insurance Agency; has been in the insurance industry since 1988
  • Knowledge of all aspects of insurance, personal and commercial lines
  • Louisiana Insurance License since 1992
  • Louisiana notary since 1992
  • Former marketing representative for Florida company writing insurance for the pest control industry covering the entire state of Florida
  • Formerly held an insurance license in the state of Florida
  • With LIPCA, Inc. since 2008
 
 
Carol Williams
Underwriter
 
Responsible for Underwriting in the Mid West portion of the United States
 
  • Licensed Louisiana Insurance Agent
  • Former Office Manager for independent insurance agency
  • Over 20 years experience as a licensed insurance agent handling personal & commercial lines of business in Florida and North Carolina
  • BA degree in Business Management & Marketing from Anderson University
  • With LIPCA since 2012
 
 
Rachel Perrone
Underwriter
 
Underwriter for the East Coast portion of the United States
 
  • Louisiana Notary Public with Statewide Jurisdiction since 2017
  • BS Degree in Sport Administration from Louisiana State University
  • Over 10 years of Business Management and Marketing
  • Underwriting Assistant 2+ years
  • With LIPCA since 2016
 
 
Christina Teasley
CSR/Clerical
 
Responsible for assisting with all incoming calls, assisting the Underwriters with Quotes, Notices of Cancellations and Reinstatements, production of Certificates of Insurance and assisting with scanning official documents
 
  • Over 20+ years experience as an Underwriting Assistant with Audubon Insurance Group
  • Three years as a Sales Agent for Direct General Insurance Agency of Louisiana
  • Customer Service Representative and Administrative Assistant with various Insurance Agencies
  • With LIPCA as of April 2014
 
 
Darlee Ernst
Underwriter
 
Responsible for 11 States across the United States
 
  • Licensed insurance Producer in both Property and Casualty & Life and Health
  • Former Senior Underwriter for a Louisiana based insurance company
  • Over 17 years experience as a licensed insurance Producer handling personal lines & Life and Health
  • With LIPCA as of December 2014
 
 
Keith Dubrock
Director of LIPCA, Inc.
 
  • Director Louisiana Pest Control Insurance Co.
  • President/Owner of McKenzie Pest Control Lake Charles, LA
  • Past President Louisiana Pest Management Association
  • Past President Southwest Louisiana and Lake Charles Pest Associations
  • Member National Pest Management Association
  • Past President Lake Charles Rotary Club
  • Member of Board of Directors of Lake Charles Better Business Bureau
 
 
Bonnie McDaniel
Accounting Assistant
 
Responsible for audit processing and assisting The Accounting Department, also assists with Work Comp processing
 
  • 10 years insurance experience; Underwriting and Data Processing
  • With LIPCA, Inc. 5 1/2 years, Part Time as of 2016
 
 
Laura Simpson
Director of LIPCA, Inc.
 
  • Owner of Dugas Pest Control of Baton Rouge, Inc.
  • Past President of the National Pest Management Association
  • Past President of the Louisiana Pest Management Association
  • B.S. in Accounting, Louisiana State University
  • Member of the Rotary Club of Baton Rouge