Schweikert is an Oregon native who has been working in insurance and
risk management since leaving the U.S. Navy submarine service in 1993.
He retired from the Navy/Navy Reserve in 2008 with 21 years of service,
finishing as a Master Chief Electronics Technician (ETCM) (SCW/SS). He
spent 10 years with the Ashland insurance firm Reinholdt &
O’Harra as producer and partner serving clients in Oregon,
Washington, and California, where he focused primarily on commercial
and business coverage.
In 2003, after a mobilization recall to active duty for the Navy, he
transitioned to work for Ashland Insurance. He services all lines of
coverage and has added a significant focus on life insurance and
retirement planning as well.
His primary responsibilities as a principal of Ashland Insurance
include performing as Chief Development Officer, including recruiting
and training new inside and outside producers, overseeing the company
training plan, and pursuing inorganic agency growth opportunities.
Russ graduated from Southern Oregon University (SOU) in 2013 with a BS
in Business Management and earned his MBA from SOU in 2015. He has
earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) credential and the
Certified Risk Management (CRM) credential to better assist clients
with more complex commercial accounts with their growth management,
asset utilization, and disaster recovery planning processes.
He makes his home in Ashland, where he enjoys lifelong learning and
loves spending time exercising
and traveling with his wife Kristina of 26 years, and their grown
children Ellen and Evan.
Call Russ: 541-608-1874
email to Russ