Emelie Klehr Underwriter
Emelie specializes in underwriting both property and casualty insurance for onshore wind, solar and hydroelectric risks in North America. She joined PERse in 2015 after receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and International Business at Pennsylvania State University. Recently, Emelie received her MBA with a specialization in Risk Management and Insurance after deciding to further her education at St. John’s University.
Jack George Associate Underwriter
Jack is an Underwriting Assistant with PERse, focusing on a variety of renewable energy products. Prior to beginning his career with PERse, Jack graduated from Elon University with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and Management.
MaryAnn Sciascia Underwriting Assistant
MaryAnn is an Underwriting Assistant for PERse, supporting their NY office. She has 14 years of insurance/reinsurance experience. Prior to joining PERse, she worked as a Technical Assistant for TransRe’s Property Treaty and Facultative Department. Prior to TransRe, she worked as an Underwriting/Contract Analyst for XL Re supporting various departments such as A&H, Casualty and Property Treaty/Fac. Before entering the Reinsurance field, she worked for Hiscox USA, where she worked as an Underwriting Assistant for their Kidnap & Ransom, Construction, Inland Marine, and Misc E&O lines of business.
Gary Fleming Risk Engineering Practice Leader
Gary joined RSG in March of 2019 to expand and develop PERse’s risk engineering consulting capabilities. He has over 35 years of experience as a property and machinery breakdown risk control engineer with recent focus on renewable power including Hydroelectric, Onshore Wind, Solar, Geothermal, Battery Energy Storage, Bio-Energy and Offshore Wind. Prior to joining PERse, Gary was part of the Renewables Expert Team at a leading insurer and helped develop many of their loss prevention guidelines and underwriting tools. He is a registered Professional Engineer in North Carolina and is certified by the Global Wind Organization (GWO) with his OnShore Basic Safety Training (BST). Gary is also a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate and was formerly licensed by the National Board of Boiler & Pressure Vessel Inspectors Commission.
Moussa Sy Risk Engineer
Moussa Sy has a Master’s degree in chemical engineering, emphasis in Renewable Energy Systems from Syracuse University, originally hailing from Bamako, Mali. Moussa is a technical services risk engineering representative focusing on renewable energy. He received his Bachelor’s in Environmental Science-Renewable Energy at San Jose State University. During his undergraduate studies, he interned with the City of San Jose Public Works Energy Department, working on utility data for over 400 city facilities. In addition, at San Jose State University, he worked as a research assistant on solar energy irrigation for agriculture in developing countries. While attending Syracuse University, his passion for the environmental space continued while conducting research in a renewable energy lab; working closely with PhD students on developing cathodes such as calcium chromium and calcium manganese oxide.
Brie Witt Senior Account Manager
Brie manages client transactions for all renewables and casualty risks for PERse. Prior to joining PERse, Brie was an Account Manager for one of the largest underwriting managers of renewable projects worldwide. Brie has her Property and Casualty Insurance License.