Mike Taylor, CPCU

Vice President

Mike Taylor has over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry as first an underwriter, and then as broker. He began his insurance career as a commercial lines underwriter in San Francisco in 1981 and then moved to the brokerage side in 1984 to represent and serve clients directly. After serving ten years as Area Vice President with a national brokerage, Mike became partner in an independently owned and operated agency for 10 years serving clients throughout California and several other states. In 2002, Mike merged his partnership into InterWest Insurance Services, LLC becoming a vice president and shareholder. InterWest offered greater market access, loss control and claims support services for Mike’s growing clientele.

Mike’s expertise lies within commercial and personal lines with specializations for risk management and brokerage to various agribusiness segments, commercial property portfolios, and non-profit organizations. Mike obtained his Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter Designation in 1988.

Mike graduated from University of California, Berkeley, 1980 earning his BA in Economics and Political Science. He and his wife have lived in North Oakland for over 30 year raising five children and now blessed with multiple grandchildren. Mike is members CPCU Mt. Diablo Chapter, Oakland Rotary, and National Safety Management Society.

(925) 977-4104
mtaylor@iwins.com