Our Team

Patricia Howle, CIC, AU, AINS

Commercial Lines Leader

Patricia Howle has worked as Brown & Brown of Michigan since early 2015.  She currently serves as Commercial Insurance Leader.  In her current role, she leads the account management team, claims, and customer service teammates with division.  She provides excellent service and support to new and existing clients.

Patricia possess over 20 total years of experience within the insurance industry.  Prior to joining Brown & Brown, she honed her skills at Michigan Commercial Insurance Mutual, Citizens/Hanover and another agency.  Having experience on both the agency and carrier sides of the industry has given Patricia a uniquely well-rounded insight.

Patricia studied accounting, marketing, and sales in college.  She possesses many professional certifications, including Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation, Associate in Commercial Underwriting (AU) and Associate in General Insurance (AIS).  She places great value on continuing education and is currently pursuing her Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter certification.  She is licensed in the state of Michigan for Property & Casualty.  Patricia is an active member of the Michigan Association of Insurance Agents.

Within commercial insurance, Patricia has a particular focus on the workers compensation and professional liability lines of coverage.  She enjoys the daily variety in her work, as well as her relationships with her clients and her team.  She feels that Brown & Brown stands out from the competition because of the authentic concern shown for clients, coverages, carriers and teammates.  The work environment is very positive.

Patricia enjoys being active within the local community.   In her free time, she enjoys walks in the woods with her sons and dogs, vegetable gardening and splitting wood.