JKJ Personal Insurance Team

Kevin T. Brooks, CIC, CPCU

Vice President, Private Client Group

Kevin joined JKJ in 2014 as a graduate of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2018 he transitioned into his current role as Vice President of JKJ’s Private Client Group where he is responsible for the overall coordination of your portfolio design and service. Kevin achieved his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) Designation in 2017 and his Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation in 2019.

In addition to his responsibilities as the leader of JKJ’s Private Client Group, Kevin also Chairs the Personal Insurance Practice Group of “RiskProNet”, an organization of insurance agencies throughout the U.S. who meet monthly to collaborate on opportunities and threats within the industry and to share market knowledge. Kevin is also an active member of the Newtown Business Association where he has Co-Chaired the Holiday Parade Committee since 2014.

A Bucks County, PA native, Kevin enjoys rooting for his hometown Philadelphia Sports Teams, fly fishing, and pretending to golf. He resides in Bucks County with his wife, Dana, their children, Harlan & Cori, and their dogs, Benson and Foles.

Allison DeCaro, CIC, MBA

Vice President, Private Client Group

Allison joined the JKJ Private Client team after holding subsequent positions at Chubb Insurance Company and AIG in their Underwriting, Marketing and Training departments.

Allison graduated cum laude from Boston College with a Bachelor of Arts and later earned her MBA at St. Joseph’s University. Allison also achieved her Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation. She is involved in many community events and initiatives, and feels especially passionate about those that support literacy development for at-risk youth and outreach to homebound seniors.

A native of Buffalo, New York, Allison has called Philadelphia home since 2003. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors with her husband, Roy, sons Alex and Teddy, and their two dogs, Penny and Bella.

Erica Hooven

Personal Insurance Advisor, Private Client Group

As a personal lines risk consultant with JKJ, Erica creates customized insurance programs for clients using risk management techniques and industry best practices.

Erica attended Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and graduated with a degree in Marketing and Professional Sales in 2017.

In 2020 Erica transitioned to her career from working as an image consultant to the insurance industry by joining JKJ’s Private Client Group as a Personal Insurance Advisor. This transformation has allowed Erica to continue providing custom solutions for her clients while affording confidence and peace of mind for the individuals and families she serves.

Born and raised in Bucks County, PA, Erica now resides in Center City, Philadelphia.

Deneen E. Limburg, CISR Elite, CPIA

Senior Private Client Account Manager

Deneen began her insurance career in 2001 and joined the JKJ Private Client team as a Customer Service Representative in 2007. She achieved her Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) Designation in 2010 and has since earned the CISR Elite and Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA) designations.

In 2012 Deneen took over her current role as Senior Private Client Account Manager where she focuses on servicing JKJ’s High Net Worth clientele.

Deneen has 2 grown children and resides in Bucks County, PA with her husband, Mark.

Maren E. Winkis

Private Client Account Manager

Maren has worked in the Personal Insurance Industry for over 18 years and joined the JKJ Private Client team in 2010. As an Account Manager, Maren is responsible for servicing your entire account as a liaison between you and your insurance company.

A native of Northeast Philadelphia, Maren resides in Bucks County, PA with her husband, Dan and their two sons, Danny and Luke.

Hillary B. Jackson, CISR

Private Client Account Manager

Hillary joined JKJ in 2017 after working in the insurance industry for over 20 years in both service and underwriting positions.

Hillary is a graduate of Rutgers University and achieved her Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation in 2012. She is currently working towards her CISR Elite designation.

Hillary resides in Bucks County, PA with her husband, Chris, and their dog, Piper.