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Our Team

Gregory J. Gudis, CFP®
Founding Member


Gregory is one of the founders of BGA and while remaining dedicated to his clients he also handles many of the day to day business activities of the company. Gregory is a Graduate of Rowan University and obtained his Master’s Degree from Rutgers. His primary reason for creating BGA was to help Seniors navigate the labyrinth known as retirement. To further his knowledge base and better assist his clients he obtained the designation of Chartered Advisor for Senior Living®. The CASL® designation focuses on the issues facing clients who are planning for or are living in retirement. Gregory resides in Haddonfield, NJ with his wife Tara, sons Bryce and Gavin, and his two dogs Mason and Juno.

Joe Bachmeier
Founding Member


Joseph is a founding partner of BGA Insurance Group. Joseph wanted to form a broker agency that could grow to over 100 quality agents who want to achieve the same common goal…a career based on integrity and commitment in assisting seniors achieving their financial and retirement needs. Joseph resides in Delaware County Pennsylvania with his wife and daughter.

James Coon
Pennsauken Branch Manager


James Coon has been with BGA Insurance Group since its inception in June of 2008. He is a sales manager at BGA, working with agents to help build their careers. Jim also takes pride in working with seniors and helping them to understand Medicare. Jim was born and raised in Levittown, Pennsylvania and currently resides in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Jim and his wife Christy had their first child, James, in July of 2014.

Jillian Bellinger
Conshohocken Branch Manager


Jillian graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) with a B.A. in Technology Support in Training and a Master’s in Education geared towards corporate training. A couple years later she fell into the Insurance Industry and never looked back. Since joining BGA in 2008, she has become Branch Manager of the Conshohocken office. She loves helping seniors understand Medicare and all the aspects of retirement planning. What keeps her motivated is training others to do the same. Jillian resides in Royersford, PA with her boyfriend Dane, and two dogs Kingston and Alfalfa.

Anthony Minetola
Allentown Branch Manager


Born and raised in Allentown, Anthony stepped out of the area to attend The University of Pittsburgh where he studied Accounting and Finance. During his senior year, Anthony began his career in the insurance and financial services industry through a variety of internships. Upon graduation, he moved back to the Lehigh Valley to begin his career as an Insurance Professional. He joined BGA in May of 2010. Anthony thrives on helping individuals and families attain peace of mind with their insurance and retirement needs. Currently, Anthony runs the Allentown branch of BGA. In his free time, he enjoys traveling with his wife and playing golf and recreational softball.

Tim McEvoy
Vice President of Sales


Tim McEvoy Joined the BGA team in 2010. Currently Tim is the branch manager of the Allentown office. Tim has over 10 years experience in the insurance industry with strong focus on retirement planning. Outside of work Tim enjoys outdoors sports with his Wife Elizabeth, son Liam and daughter Cara.

Alan Gudis


Alan Gudis joined the BGA Insurance Team in 2011. He is a graduate of Rutgers University with a degree in Business Management. Alan was born and raised in the Philadelphia area and still resides in Southern New Jersey. Alan's main focus is to service the Senior Market with health insurance but, works with all family members providing life insurance and annuity assistance as well. Alan is committed to assisting Seniors with their Medicare options and dedicated to providing families with all their health and life insurance needs.

Anthony Williams


Anthony has been with the BGA team since 2013. He is a lifelong South Jersey resident and graduate of Rutgers University. Anthony is dedicated to getting his clients the right information in a clear straightforward manner so their transition onto Medicare is smooth and they feel confident about retirement. Currently Anthony resides in Gloucester County New Jersey with wife Alyssa and daughter Audrey.

Ashley Brazil


Ashley Brazil joined the BGA Insurance team in 2016. She is a graduate of Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island where she studied Communications and Marketing. After graduating, Ashley continued her education at LaSalle University where she earned her Master's degree while teaching 3rd grade at School Lane Charter School. Ashley looks forward to now educating her clients on all aspects of the insurance industry and helping them to make the right choices regarding their health and retirement. She currently resides in Bucks County, Pennsylvania with her husband Phil and son, Jack. /p>

Bernice McFadden


Bernice McFadden joined BGA in 2013. Bernice is a graduate of Penn State, and has enjoyed a sales career that includes Radio Sales at the Jersey Shore, Real Estate Sales in Florida, and Network Development for Major Health Insurance Companies. After settling into North Wales, PA with her husband, and raising her three sons, Bernice came to BGA with her positive energy and strong work ethic. She is passionate and committed to helping her clients. Bernice is the proud recipient of the BGA Agent of the Year Award, 2014 & 2015 for the Conshohocken office.

Brian McAleer


Brian McAleer has been an agent with BGA Insurance Group since late 2010. While in his mid 30’s he decided he’d had enough of working as a union bricklayer in the Philadelphia area and made a major career transition to “insurance agent”. He currently resides in northern Montgomery County and wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. Brian is an agent by title, but he’s more than just an agent. He takes the time to listen to his clients and always has their best interest in mind.

Elizabeth Ameer


Elizabeth (Betsey) joined the BGA team in the fall of 2013. After graduation, she enjoyed a lengthy career in the electronics field. Born and raised in the Lehigh Valley she eventually moved with her husband to Montgomery County where they raised their four children. Betsey is dedicated to working with her clients and assisting them in all their insurance needs.

Elizabeth Cash
New Business Specialist

Elizabeth joined BGA in 2022, she was born and raised in Southern California and moved to Arizona with her son in 2017. She has a background in retail management as well as Dance and fitness. In her space time she enjoys hiking and outdoor activities.

Gary Guinto


Gary joined BGA Insurance as an agent in 2018. A teacher and educator, Gary considers himself a lifelong learner.  He obtained his insurance licenses after reading an article that hit home with him regarding his grandmother and her difficulties navigating retirement.  Gary takes pride in level of commitment to his clients and truly strives to help them achieve their retirement goals. Gary resides in South Philadelphia with his wife and two children.

James Tomlinson


James joined the BGA team in 2015. He went to Bucks County Community college for 2 years in order to get his Associates degree in Biology. After getting his degree James decided he wanted to pursue a career where he could personally help the lives of other people. James enjoys hiking, camping, hanging out with friends, and spending time with his family.

John Gagnon


John joined the BGA team in 2009. He is a graduate of Rowan University where he played Football and was a member of various student groups. After Rowan University he pursued a career in law enforcement where he was proud to serve his community for over 4 years. Being very knowledgeable and friendly, John strives to meet all of your insurance needs, giving you the peace of mind that you have made the right decision.

Joseph Ebner


Joseph joined the BGA family in 2013, and has been working out of the Pennsauken branch ever since. Joseph came from a tenured sales and service background as both a Commercial Account Executive and a Casino Manager. He prides himself on customer experience and the service provided to all of his valued clients. He looks forward to providing you that same outstanding service and working with you soon!

Joseph Papi


Joe is a native of Wilmington, DE and a graduate of the University of Delaware. After graduation, Joe eventually moved into sales, first in the transportation industry and then in the medical field where he enjoyed a 20 year career. He recently joined BGA in Conshohocken, where he hopes to expand his expertise in the insurance industry by helping seniors better understand and deal with Medicare. Joe enjoys tennis and lives in Kennett Square with his wife Dawn and their Yorkie.

Kara Kelly


Kara Kelly joined BGA in the fall of 2011. She is a graduate of the Temple University School of Communications with a Bachelors in Public Relations and a minor in Business Management. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, watching sports and spending time with family. Kara enjoys working with BGA and is happy to have found a career in helping others with health insurance, life insurance, long term care and fixed investments.

Martin French


Martin joined the BGA team in 2021. After working as a captive agent in the Group Medical field for several years, Martin decided to take his career in a new direction, helping Medicare eligible individuals obtain the coverage they need. He holds a Master’s Degree in Accounting from Arizona State University.

Mohbeen Mirza


Mohbeen Mirza joined the BGA team in 2014. A local guy at heart, Mohbeen stayed in the Philadelphia area for his undergraduate and graduate education, studying at Villanova and Drexel Universities. He joins BGA after a career in Medicine and brings the same philosophy of concern and dedication to the well being of others in his approach to building long lasting relationships with his clients at BGA. Affectionately nicknamed "Mo" he is excited to continue to help others as a member of the BGA team.

Patrick Bullock


Patrick Bullock joined BGA in June of 2010. He graduated Cum Laude from Bryant University in Rhode Island. He moved to Philadelphia in 1990 while working with another insurance company. When not spending time with Janice and their son Teagan, Patrick enjoys playing music and the outdoors. “What I really like about working here is the immediate positive impact we make on people’s lives."

Scott DiRico


Scott came to BGA at the beginning of its start in 2008. After being with a captive insurance company, being able to offer clients some of the best companies as a broker was the right way to go. He is a graduate of the University of Delaware. Scott started after college working for the Philadelphia Flyers, but soon realized a career in sales was the right path and that led him to the Insurance Industry. In college, he played ice hockey for Delaware, which led to a path to coaching youth hockey. Scott currently coaches his Alma Mater West Chester Henderson High School varsity ice hockey team. He still maintains active playing ice hockey and golfing in his spare time. He continues to strive to help retirees in their planning after over a decade in the business.

Stephen Catalano


Stephen is delighted to be a part of the BGA team. Stephen has his B.S. in Business Management from New York Institute of Technology, and has been a licensed insurance broker for health, life and disability insurance for over 10 years. In his spare time, Stephen enjoys golfing, traveling and skiing with his wife and their two children. Stephen also enjoys coaching youth sports and volunteering in his community.

Steven Genuardi


Steven Genuardi (yes he is related to the Genuardi Supermarket family) joined the BGA Team back in spring of 2013 after working as a captive agent for 2 separate insurance companies. He is a graduate of Michigan State University where he majored in Communications and specialized in Sales. He was also a coach/instructor for the intramural junior varsity equestrian polo club and competed at the intercollegiate varsity level. Currently, Steve has 4 children and a Rottweiler. He is looking forward to pursuing a long career in insurance to get his 4 kids through college.

Stuart Slattery

(856) 363-3955

Stuart has been a lifelong South Jersey resident. He graduated from Collingswood High in 2002. He has a degree in Elementary education from Arcadia University (2006). He has worked in special education since graduation and has worked with all educational levels starting with early intervention up to supervising an adult center for individuals with Cerebral Palsy. He currently resides in Collingswood with his wife Nicole and young family. He looks forward to helping all clients with all of their insurance needs..

Tom Johnson


Tom is a licensed Medicare insurance agent in Arizona and enjoys helping seniors find the right plan for their healthcare needs.