Meet the Experts
CarInsuranceComparison.com’s expert team focuses on ensuring our content and services uphold the highest standards of integrity. Our dedicated team also manages our extensive writing network, which ensures that the information you receive is accurate, evidence-based, current, and trustworthy.
A team of car insurance experts reviews our content, ensuring that existing and new content is accurate so you can make the best decisions about your car insurance.
We strive to be your most trusted partner in pursuing the right car insurance.
Joel Ohman, Founder, CFP®
Joel Ohman is the CEO of a private equity backed digital media company. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERâ„¢, author, angel investor, and serial entrepreneur who loves creating new things, whether books or businesses. He has also previously served as the founder and resident CFP® of a national insurance agency, Real Time Health Quotes. He has an MBA from the University of South Florida.
Joel has been mentioned as an insurance expert in many different online and print publications including AOL, Business Insider, idrivesafely, Reader’s Digest, Inc.com, Carvana, MarketWatch, Forbes, OppLoans, Yahoo!, TheStreet, and NYPost to name a few.
Zaneta Wood, Managing Editor, Technical Writing and Data Analyst Expert
Zaneta Wood, Ed.S. has over 15 years of experience in research and technical writing bringing a keen understanding of data analysis and information synthesis to reach a wide variety of audiences. She studied adult education and instructional technology at Appalachian State University as well as technical and professional communication at East Carolina University.
Zaneta has prepared technical publications for agencies such as Spartanburg Community Indicators Project, Metropolitan Studies Institute, and Spartanburg Area Conservancy. She has also given professional presentations for organizations such as Student Affairs Assessment Leaders, UNC College & University Systems Exchange, and Southeastern Assessment Institute.
Leslie Kasperowicz, Farmers Insurance CSR 4 Years
Leslie Kasperowicz holds a BA in Social Sciences from the University of Winnipeg. She spent several years as a Farmers Insurance CSR, gaining a solid understanding of insurance products including home, life, auto, and commercial and working directly with insurance customers to understand their needs. She has since used that knowledge in her more than ten years as a writer, largely in the insurance niche. Leslie has been quoted in publications that include Reader’s Digest, Fox Business, and the Washington Post.
Chris Tepedino, Writer
Chris Tepedino is a feature writer that has written extensively about car insurance for numerous websites. He has a college degree in communication from the University of Tennessee and has experience reporting, research investigative pieces, and crafting detailed, long-form features. He also has been featured as an expert in The Penny Hoarder and Yahoo! Finance.
Kristen Gryglik, Licensed Agent
Kristen Gryglik is an agent in the Boston area with 15 years of experience in the insurance industry.
Scott W. Johnson, Licensed Agent
Scott W Johnson is an Independent Insurance Agent, based in Marin County California.
Tracey L. Wells, Licensed Agent & Agency Owner
Tracey L. Wells is a licensed insurance agency owner with 23 years of experience.