Meet the Team

At TIP National our team of highly experienced professionals are dedicated to supporting your needs. Contact us today to learn more!



In 2015, Mark co-founded ClearConnect Solutions and the ClearCoverage Program that led to a merger with TIP National in 2018.  Mark’s expertise and background in all facets of transportation, insurance and risk mitigation has been instrumental in building the team.

As a 30+ year veteran in the transportation industry, both as Motor Carrier and now as a Managing General Agent on the Insurance side. Mark has a background and history of driving top and bottom-line results using technology, innovation and building teams. 


After receiving her MBA/MIM in 1993, Jackie began her career working in the reinsurance industry with Willis Faber NA. Her experience continued with a privately held MGA, USA Insurance Group from 1995 to 2003 before it was sold to a publicly held company. Through her expertise and background in underwriting, systems, data warehousing and compliance, she has been able to implement a system that will allow TIPN to grow without adding a large amount of staff as the system automates routine transactions such as policy issuance, data warehousing, etc.

Senior Vice President, Technology Integration & Change Management

Doug, a co-founder of ClearConnect Solutions and the ClearCoverage Program, has held a multitude of technology, sourcing, and administrative roles with the company. Through its founding and merger with TIPN, Doug has been instrumental in building numerous back-office functions and the necessary programs for success.

As a 20+ year veteran in the finance industry, with stops in banking and insurance both. Doug has a history of building programs, internally and through suppliers, where risk and compliance are at the forefront. Doug is a Veteran and served as a Captain in the USMC.

SVP of Underwriting

Becky began her career at Security General Life Insurance as an accountant. She joined Brenda Watson in 1987 and completed the commercial underwriter training program and held various posts within the organization. Becky’s expertise and background in transportation lines provide a depth of knowledge regarding coverage issues and rates.

Chief Revenue Officer

Prior to joining the team in 2017, Chris studied economics at the University of Pittsburgh, followed by a post graduate degree at the University College of London Law, with special emphasis in both criminal and contract law. After a few years immersing himself across all areas of company operations, Chris eventually took an integral role, assuming responsibility for underwriting all new business in 2019, and has been rapidly growing our various programs ever since. Now, as Chief Revenue Officer, Chris is responsible for driving better integration, alignment, and long-term profitable growth across all segments of the company, in addition to pursuing new innovative markets, all while preserving our company’s core underwriting principles.