About Us

Auto Insurance, ICBC Autoplan by Solve Insurance Services Inc., Kelowna, BC

Dennis Macleod, President

Why Choose Us

Care, Community and Customer Service Oriented

Thriving in a busy, forward-thinking environment and having engaged, experienced staff who are empowered and supportive for all our clients Insurance and Investment needs. Our agents can strategically analyze coverage and identify exposure, ensuring thorough and accurate processing of policy documentation, meeting tight deadlines and our clients’ priorities.

We provide exceptional and prompt service, available in office or via phone, email and online AUTOPLAN renewal service to accommodate our changing times.

Shirley Bonderoff, Office Manager

Having been in the insurance industry for over 30 years, Shirley has assisted many clients with their different insurance needs. This industry presents many unique challenges, and having the opportunity to work through them has been very rewarding for her.

Shallin Jamil, Associate Insurance Advisor

Shallin is an honest, friendly and outgoing person who works hard to make a difference in how you get insurance. She strongly believes in creating relationships with her clients to ensure all their insurance needs are met. Shallin currently provides speedy service in Auto, Home and Travel insurance.

Andrew Johnson ,  Associate Insurance Advisor

Andrew comes to us most recently from The Cooperator’s in North Vancouver and had been active in the Insurance industry since 2016. Previously, Andrew enjoyed a career as a Certified Chef and was originally born in Ontario and schooled in North Yorkshire, England. Andrew served in The Royal Air Force Regiment for 12 years and is our most decorated employee. We are happy to have Andrew on our team and you will be as well, as he is eager to gain your trust as your advisor.

Daryan Dube,  Associate Insurance Advisor

Daryan received his General License and joined our team in 2020 as an ICBC representative. Daryan enjoys the constant learning that comes along with the insurance industry. He has recently added Home, Condo, Seasonal and Tenant insurance to his portfolio. When not serving our West Kelowna clients, Daryan can be found fishing, and although he isn’t likely to share his secret spots he always has a Netflix recommendation. Daryan is a friendly and thorough person who prides himself in taking the time to assess your needs and how to best meet them.

Anju Kiran, Associate Insurance Advisor

Anju began representing The Co‑operators in June 2017. In that time, she has acquired her General Insurance Licence and obtained accreditation in Home, Travel and Auto insurance. Anju specializes in Premier Insurance for her clients at our West Kelowna location. She believes in great customer service and finding the best option for her clients.

Tom Jensen, Associate Insurance Advisor

Thomas began working with the Co-operators in September 2020. He is a fresh face to the industry and proud to be a member of our team. He enjoys making those connections with clients to help solve your problems. Thomas is one of our trusted ICBC advisors, and is also able to help you with your recreational vehicle needs. When his nose isn’t in a book increasing his knowledge of the industry, you’ll probably find him playing Magic. 

Kendall-Leigh, Associate Insurance Advisor 

Kendall-Leigh entered the insurance industry in 2014 originally in the South Okanagan. In 2020, Kendall-Leigh came off a two year maternity and joined the Co-operators team in Kelowna and is loving every minute of work and mom life.

Kendall-Leigh is very friendly, outgoing, and personable. She strives to make a difference in how you receive your insurance needs. She specializes in ICBC, Recreational Vehicles, Classic Vehicles, Marine, and Travel. Kendall-Leigh is an advocate in creating and building relationships with her clients to ensure all their insurance needs are met.

Kendall-Leigh is very dedicated to her work and looks forward to helping you with all of your insurance needs. 

Cari Howe, Associate Insurance Advisor

With a successful and gratifying 16+ years in the Insurance Industry I look forward to forming a relationship, discovering your unique needs and providing you an Amazing Customer Experience while assisting you with your Insurance, be it Home, Auto or Travel. In my spare time you will find me riding my bike or enjoying the lakes and beaches in the area. I love to travel and have been to many wonderful places exploring and discovering different cultures.

Chris Hunter , Administrative Associate

Chris is new to the Solve Insurance team and brings a diverse array of experience with him. His previous work in the radio industry and journalism offer a unique set of skills in helping clients meet their needs.

Meg Armbruster , Associate Insurance Advisor

Meg moved to the Okanagan in 2020 after discovering her love of the West Coast working in Osoyoos during her schooling at the University of Waterloo. She joined the Co-operators in 2021 after getting settle in Kelowna and obtained her license in 2021. When she is not in the office, you can find her snowboarding in the winter and on the lake sailing in the summer.