We’re not your average insurance company, and we like it that way.

Being independent means we’re not bound to rigid rules dictated from corporate headquarters. It lets us be more nimble, flexible, and innovative. Instead of fearing new ideas, we embrace them. If there’s a better way to help our clients win, we’re all over it.

We like to collaborate with our clients and each other. We may be experts at what we do, but we’re also regular people. We’re friendly, approachable, and down-to-earth.

Giving our clients the confidence to succeed is what we love doing, and we like to have fun doing it.

Esther Wilhelm

As President of The Wilhelm Agency, Esther is a driving force who looks out for the well-being of all our clients. A persistent problem solver and advocate, Esther’s mission is to ensure that every client receives the coverage and service they deserve.

Along with travel and spending time with her grandchildren, she’s passionate about giving back to the community and helping those in need.

Avi Wilhelm, CPCU
Chief Executive Officer

Avi brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to help our clients succeed. As Executive Vice President of The Wilhelm Agency, he actively leads a team of professionals to develop tailor-made, risk management and insurance programs for each of our clients.

Avi has developed ongoing strategic partnerships with some of the most premiere and financially secure insurance companies nationwide, ensuring that our clients receive the best value in the marketplace. Avi’s clients also receive added value benefits through his extensive knowledge of contract/lease analysis, claims advocacy, and strategic business planning.

A strong believer in the value of integrity, Avi’s personal mantra is “deliver on what you promise.” Words he uses to guide both himself and his team every day.

Hannah Wilhelm
Director of Human Resources
Elle Ayzbrukh
Executive Assistant
Chaya Fleischmann
Accounting Manager
Ettil Schonberger
Direct Bill Reconciliation
Maria Kepich
Front Desk

Commercial Lines

Melissa Kane
Account Executive
Maryann Swain
Account Executive
Faye Silverberg
Shaindy Ganeles
Assistant Account Executive
Rivki Lurie
Assistant Account Executive
Daniella Benji
Assistant Account Executive
Raizy Klatzko
Assistant Account Executive
Shani Karfiol
Assistant Account Executive
Tova Shulman
Assistant Account Executive

Risk Management Advisors

Jacob Bess
Risk Management Advisor
Duddy Rotenberg
Risk Management Advisor

Personal Lines

Eli Pollak
Account Executive
Elizabeth Varellas
Account Executive
Niki Yurowitz
Assistant Account Executive