Meet the people of the Briglio Insurance Group

E. Sandy Briglio, Owner and Principal Agent

Sandy was raised in Hollywood, attended Nativity primary school and Chaminade High School.  He graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Marketing, Sales Management.  Insurance is literally in Sandy’s blood.  His father was an Allstate Insurance Agent from the time of his birth.  He started going on insurance appointments with his dad from the time he was 4 years old.  He grew up hearing from his father, “Just do the right thing for the customer and everything else takes care of itself.”  Sandy strongly believes that this is the best way to do business and his father’s mantra has become the Agency’s motto today.   Sandy started his insurance career in 1988 and has extensive experience in all lines of insurance.

Interests:  Loves the outdoors, playing sports, boating, fishing, camping, diving, volunteer coaching, and spending time with wife Maya (also a member of the Agency) and two children.  Licensed pilot.  Member, Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.  Member, St Anthony’s Catholic Church. 

Bonnie Vlam, Senior Associate Agent and Office Manager

Bonnie is a Broward County native.  She started her insurance career in 1978 and started with the Briglio Insurance Group in 1996.   She has extensive experience in personal lines and is becoming fluent in commercial lines.  Bonnie has an incredible memory for customer’s voices, names, and faces, so don’t be surprised if she calls you by name when you call or stop by the agency.  She has a heart of gold and consistently goes out of her way to help her clients.      

Interests:  Volunteer coach and board member at Rotary Park, in Hollywood with her husband of over 30 years.  Boy Scout leader.  Member, Hollywood Hills United Methodist Church. 

Maya Briglio, Customer Service Representative

Licensed agent since 1994, she started with the Briglio Insurance Group in 1999.  Maya was born in Chile and speaks Spanish and English.  She is experienced in servicing personal and commercial lines of insurance.   She is Sandy’s wife and together they have two beautiful children.

Interests:  Frequent volunteer at St Anthony’s School, Eucharistic Minister, soccer mom, baseball mom, tennis mom, basketball mom, track mom, etc…  Loves spending time with family and friends.  And a great cook!

Donna Stephenson, Customer Service Representative

Prior to working with the Briglio Insurance Group, Donna had six years experience working in the legal department of Liberty Mutual Insurance Company.  She believes that great customer service is the key to any company’s success.  She enjoys assisting others in any way that she can and is always willing to go that extra mile to get the job done.  Being the most tech savvy individual in the office, Donna is the go to person for any technical issues that arise.