ARC West Coast Excess & Surplus Brokerage, LLC

260 S. Los Robles Ave., Suite 205 Pasadena, CA 91101 Phone: 626-584-5050 FAX: 626-584-5010

ARC West Coast Excess & Surplus Brokerage, LLC, is a branch of ARC Excess and Surplus, the largest wholesale brokerage organization in the United States specializing in Management / Professional Liability Insurance. Located in Pasadena, CA, we’ve grown exponentially and attribute our success to the level of service our all-star team provides its clients. We are relentless in pursuing strategies and implementing solutions that meet and exceed our client's needs. Our determination to provide best-in-class service is technology companies, financial institutions, non-profits and Fortune 500 companies choose us to manage their firms.

Services Include

ARC West Coast Excess & Surplus Brokerage, LLC is a wholesale insurance brokerage specializing in Professional Liability products and services including:

  • Directors and Officers Liability (D&O)
  • Errors and Omissions Insurance (E&O)
  • Employment Practices Liability (EPLI)
  • Fiduciary Liability
  • Crime Insurance
  • Medical Malpractice (Med Mal)
  • Property & Casualty (P&C)
  • Miscellaneous Professional Liability (MPL)
  • & More

Our dedicated teams service clients with a wide array of Professional Liability Insurance solutions.

Team Bios:

Sandra L Hunt

Direct Phone: 626-569-7584

As Senior Broker and Manager of the West Coast office focusing on Management & Professional Liability Insurance, Sandra brings twenty-five years of experience working with accounts ranging from private companies to large multi-nationals, firms with a clean loss record and straight forward operations to those with challenges related to their operations, financial position and loss history. Sandra has seen it all and done it all. Sandra was awarded the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in 1986, and since then, has honed her impressive skill set with participation in coursework related to Management and Professional Liability Insurance and by participating in industry organizations such as PLUS. Sandra is a prized member of the ARC family and a valuable asset to any client she serves.

Ceillia Whiteford

Direct Phone: 626-569-7585

Ceillia has over 25 plus years in the insurance industry with over 10 years experience as a Property/Casualty Marketing Director for National and Southern California Regional retail insurance brokerage firms such as Marsh, Wells Fargo and Andreini. In 1997 she began her career as a Property/Casualty Wholesale Broker with Crump Insurance building and creating a wholesale book of business. In 2000 she joined American E&S as a Property/Casualty broker and further expanded and grew her book of business close to a $1,000,000 in revenue.

In 2005 she moved to Crouse & Associates further building her Property/Casualty book of business and also branching out to other products lines including Management Liability. In 2010 she joined ARC Excess & Surplus Brokerage as a Financial Services Wholesale Broker specializing in Management Liability, Directors & Officers, Professional Liability, Employment Practices Liability, Public/Private D&O, For Profit & Non-Profit D&O, Media/Tech/Cyber Liability, Fiduciary Liability and Crime. Other areas of expertise include Miscellaneous Professional Liability, Insurance Agents E&O, Lawyers Professional Liability, Architects & Engineers Professional Liability, Construction Managers E&O, Mortgage Brokers E&O, Real Estate Agents & Property Managers E&O, Accountants E&O, Misc. Medical Malpractice, Allied Health, Directors & Officers, Employment Practices Liability for all classes of business, Products Recall.

Her professional career began after schooling at The College of Insurance, New York - Business/General Insurance Education, California State University Northridge - Sociology/Human Resources & Management and The University of Phoenix - Human Resources & Management studies. Ceillia stays in touch with the changing trends in the industry by being a current member of PLUS.