About Us

    Our Office History.

    For over 60 years, we have provided risk management, and financial products and services to corporations, institutions and individuals throughout the world.

    What Makes Us Different

    We take a pro-active approach to the management and servicing of your account with:

    • tailor-made programs shaped to your needs, not to the needs of a representative peer group
    • pre-implementation services such as contract reviews, exposure analysis, and professional wrap-up feasibility studies
    • the skill and knowledge to develop innovative new products to address wrap-up issues and exposures as they arise
    • large investment in technology to allow rapid transfer of vital information to clients and wrap-up markets
    • in-house wrap-up professionals acting as your committed advocates

    We have vast resources that enable our team of professionals to deliver innovative solutions to our clients.  By utilizing the experience and creativity of top-level insurance experts in conjunction with the firm’s worldwide resources, your Alera Group Las Vegas is able to provide sophisticated  products and service unparalleled in the insurance industry.

    Our Mission
     

    Every client is important to us. Whether a single individual or multimillion dollar corporation, each is assured of receiving the most competent insurance analysis and placement available.

    The insurance industry is continuously evolving. Our resource capabilities provide us with the tools necessary to keep our clients informed regarding regulatory issues and current events that can affect our clients’ bottom line. We utilize the most efficient technological methods available that align with the needs of our clients. Our professionals have real time access to the most current news and business intelligence available. These management tools allow us to maintain the highest level of client service.

    Our vision is guided by a commitment to understanding, anticipating and meeting our clients diverse and changing needs.

    We consider it both a privilege and a pleasure to represent our clients. Our goal is to maintain relationships that extend well beyond the realm of an insurance broker. Our unwavering dedication to integrity, professionalism and service ensures that Alera Group maintains its position as the pre-eminent insurance broker.

    Meet Our Team

    Debbie Alisero

    Accounting Manager
    Debbie Alisero

    Debbie Alisero is originally from Long Island, New York, and relocated to Henderson, Nevada, in 1993. She started with Harley Harmon Insurance Group in 2010.  Harley Harmon Insurance merged with GLB Insurance, an Alera Group Company.  She handles the accounting for the Agency. She enjoys weekend activities with family and cooking Sunday dinner for family and friends.

    Frederic Apcar

    Financial Exec
    Frederic Apcar

    Frederic Apcar II is a native of Las Vegas, Nevada and has a very well-known and highly respected reputation for multiple aptitudes. He is currently the President of the U.S Adult Soccer Association of Nevada, as well as the Treasurer for both U.S Youth Soccer Association of Nevada and The After-School All-Stars Program. Primarily, Frederic owns a very successful tax law consulting firm, where his clients and experience range from dealing with international tax law matters to Vegas’ own prominent Downtown Project. He has acquired many successful and key relationships that additionally led him to the firm.

    Frederic is a humanitarian, strong local contributor to our city’s great causes and an entrepreneur to the maximum extent. He is a father of two young boys and works extremely hard to be a strong example for his family, his friends and anyone who knows him.

    Mary Arbelaez

    Vice President of the Commercial Small Business and Personal Lines Divisions
    Mary Arbelaez

    Mary Arbelaez is Vice President of the Commercial Small Business and Personal Lines Divisions. She has been with the firm since 1980 and has over 30 years experience.  Licensed in Property and Casualty & Life and Health, Mary specializes in Commercial risks that include Commercial Real Estate, Restaurants, Retail, Service and Manufacturing as well as all aspects of Personal Lines coverage’s.  Her knowledge and experience provides expertise not only in assessment of insurance needs but also in negotiating competitive insurance programs with Regional and National Insurance Companies.

    Kelle Bailey

    Account Executive
     Kelle Bailey

    Kelle Bailey joined GLB Insurance, an Alera Group company, in May 2020. Her journey in the insurance industry began back in 1993, working for a small Farmers insurance agency. In 1995, she jumped at the chance to join the Leavitt Group, where she worked for over 28 years. She has worked in personal lines, accounting, and claims departments but is the happiest working on commercial lines accounts.

    Kelle’s duties include managing policy records, marketing accounts for both new and renewal businesses, and preparing formal proposals for the clients. She works side by side with Agents and Company Underwriters to find the most competitive pricing for her insureds. She provides professional and personalized service to her clients by helping them navigate the changing landscape of the insurance market.

    She moved to Las Vegas from Southern California in 1979. She has one daughter who is married and lives in Henderson. Her hobbies include watching all forms of racing, reading, making gifts, and being around her family and friends.

    EXPERT EDUCATION

    Events and Webinars

    Employee Benefits

    Driving Communications and Engagement: Open Enrollment

    Our experts will walk you through a strategic planning process to make sure you’re sharing in a way that not only drives employee awareness and engagement but also reaches your workforce across platforms with what they need to know about choosing the right benefits for them and their families. 

    August 15, 2024 at 01:00 pm CT | Virtual

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    Q3 Compliance Update

    Alera Group's quarterly employee benefits compliance roundup will help you stay current on the latest national regulatory developments impacting employers.

    September 3, 2024 at 01:00 pm CT | Virtual

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    Collaborative Conversations: 2025 - What to Expect and What You Need to Know

    Save the date for a conversation in September where we will discuss the impending PLO changes by BOLI and the Employment Department, their impacts, and other critical considerations.

    September 12, 2024 at 08:30 am PT | Virtual

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    THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

    Insights

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    Why a Crop Insurance Broker Is an Essential Partner for Agricultural Producers

    In a volatile environment for agriculture business, a thorough, customized program of risk management and property and casualty insurance ― including Crop Insurance ― is essential. And for that, farmers, ranchers and other growers need to work with a certified Crop Insurance broker.

    July 16, 2024

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    Property and Casualty

    Today’s Special: Resilience as Restaurants Navigate Tough Insurance Market

    At a time when the National Restaurant Association projects sales topping $1 trillion for the first time ever this year, the future for businesses in this notoriously risky industry nevertheless seems more precarious than ever. In this business climate, robust risk management and an expertly designed insurance program couldn't be more important.

    July 9, 2024

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    Employee Benefits

    Benefits Benchmarking Webinar: What To Do With the Data

    If you’re designing your company’s employee benefits program, you want to know what your peers and competitors are offering. Employee retention and talent acquisition are largely dependent on whether you offer a benefits package that meets or exceeds the standards of your industry, location and company size while managing costs in an increasingly expensive market for healthcare and pharmaceuticals. That’s why Alera Group places a high priority on using benchmarking data and analysis to inform and otherwise serve our clients.

    July 1, 2024

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    Property and Casualty

    Surety: Market Stable for Time-Proven Protection

    Surety bonds not only help prequalify contractors — saving valuable project time and money — but also help ensure superior performance compared to construction projects without bonds.

    June 26, 2024

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