Management Team

Management Team


Trisha Fulwiler, CIC, CRM

President | Portland, OR

Trisha joined the agency in 1990 with a strong background in sales. As President of JD Fulwiler, Trisha oversees the day-to-day operations of the agency. She is passionate about helping our customers grow and protect their business and personal assets as well as the organic growth of our agency. She holds her Certified Risk Manager, CRM designation and Certified Insurance Counselor, CIC designation. Trisha has two daughters and three grandchildren and married her husband Ed in 2014.

Little Known Fact | Trisha skied competitively during college and still hits the black diamonds regularly!

Scott W.

Scott Wilcox

Vice President of Business Development | Vancouver, WA

Scott joined the agency in 2008. As Vice-President of Business Development and Sales, he is in charge of sales activities for the commercial and employee benefits departments. Scott is responsible for coordinating our insurance carrier relationships and remains actively involved in sales and risk management for our commercial clients. A graduate of Oregon State University, Scott is married and has two children in college.

Little Known Fact | In his free time, you can find Scott on the golf course or smoking a cigar – or both!


Bari Smith

Director of Operations | Portland, OR

Bari joined JD Fulwiler in 2001 and currently oversees operations for both of our office locations! She has over twenty years of experience and a strong background in commercial insurance. She is married and has three children, two of whom are in college!

Little Known Fact | Bari loves to cook and recently decided she needs to spend more of her free time traveling!


Ashley Barto

Director of Marketing | Portland, OR

Ashley graduated from University of Portland with degrees in business marketing and operations & technology management. She joined JD Fulwiler in 2011 with four years of marketing experience. Ashley works closely with all of our departments to maintain our brand consistency and support sales and prospecting activities.

Little Known Fact | Ashley spends all her free time outdoors camping/fishing with her husband and chasing their three kids around.


Sue Morell

Commercial Lines Manager | Portland, OR

Sue joined JD Fulwiler in 2007 with a strong background in commercial & personal insurance as well as employee benefits. Sue oversees our commercial lines department and holds her Certified Insurance Counselor, CIC designation. She loves being part of the JD Fulwiler team.

Little Known Fact | Sue loves riding horses and attending hockey games.

Nicole Lovette

Personal Lines Manager | Vancouver, WA

With a strong background in personal lines insurance, Nicole joined JD Fulwiler in 2017 to manage our personal lines department. What she loves most about personal lines is the relationships we get to build with our clients and making sure their assets and most importantly their family are covered when they need it most.

Little Known Fact | When out of the office, Nicole enjoys spending time with her husband Trevor and their two kids Nolan and Cadence.


Connie Manning

Accounting Manager | Portland, OR

Connie is a graduate of Willamette University joined JD Fulwiler in 2000. She has managed the accounting department for the past 18 years. Connie is married and has one son.

Little Known Fact | Connie loves to travel and play games!


Mike Bliss

Director of Information Technology | Portland, OR

Mike has degrees in both business administration and international studies from Oregon State University. He has over twenty years’ experience in Information Technology and has worked for independent agencies since graduating college. Mike has been with the agency since 2008 and is licensed in both P&C and Life & Health. Mike loves to travel abroad and experience new cultures and local cuisine. 

Little Known Fact | Proficient in Spanish and studying Portuguese

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