Born and raised in Surry County, Christopher was a stand-out student/athlete at East Surry High School, and was also recruited by major universities to play football. Ultimately he chose to pursue a degree in economics from N.C. State University. He graduated summa cum laude in 2000.
Christopher began his professional career as a district manager for Aldi Foods, where he directed the operations of up to six retail grocery stores stretching from Winston-Salem to Concord. Then, in 2002, Cook joined AIG American General where he learned the insurance business from the ground up.
In 2004 Christopher and Adam Pardue founded Alliance Insurance Services, LLC, which today operates two offices in Winston Salem, one in Statesville, one in Walnut Cove and one in Port Orange FL. The company offers a variety of insurance products including health, auto and home, small business insurance, Long Term Care, and Medicare Supplement.
Christopher and his wife Amanda reside in Pilot Mountain with their three beautiful children. They enjoy spending time on their boat, and staying close with family. The Cooks are active members of First United Methodist Church in their hometown of Pilot Mountain, NC.
Christopher's favorite teams are as follows: NC State Wolfpack, Washington Redskins, Boston Red Sox, and Chicago Bulls.
Cecilia is a graduate of East Forsyth High School and resides in Winston-Salem with her husband Manuel and their two children, Jayson and Hayley.
Cecilia obtained her Property and Casualty insurance license in the summer of 2004 and joined the Alliance staff in August of 2005. Cecilia is involved in all aspects of managing our Winston-Salem office. She provides our clients with both insurance expertise and superior customer service.
In December of 2005 Cecilia obtained her life & health license. Cecilia is fluent in English and Spanish. She obtained her Certified Insurance Service Representative recognition, CISR in May 2009. She was also appointed as a Notary public in 2014 and is currently working on her CISR Elite designation.
In her spare time Cecilia enjoys spending time with her family, watching movies and watching her children play sports. She is looking forward to a long and very prosperous career in the insurance industry.
Brian is from Mount Airy, NC where he attended Mount Airy High School. He received his Bachelors Degree in political science from UNC Charlotte in December 2006.
Brian joined the Alliance Insurance staff in November of 2006 and helped open our Statesville branch in January 2007. After working in the Statesville branch for one year he moved back to our Winston Salem office where he is the head of the commercial insurance department.
He looks forward to a long and prosperous career in the insurance business.
Chase graduated from NC State University in 2008 with a B.S. in Business Management and a minor in Economics. He began his insurance career with NC Farm Bureau in 2009 and joined the Alliance Insurance team in June, 2012.
Chase enjoys all sports, fishing and spending time with his two boys Miller & Max, and wife, Jenna.
Chase holds his Life and Health, Property and Casualty, Long Term Care/Medicare Supplement and a NC broker's insurance license.
Emily is from Danbury NC. She graduated from UNC Greensboro, with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. She joined the Alliance team in 2013. After working at the main location in Winston-Salem for one year she moved to the Walnut Cove office.
Emily manages our Walnut Cove office where she provides our Stokes County customers with both insurance expertise and excellent customer service. Emily now resides in Sandy Ridge NC, with her husband. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching movies, reading, and working outside in her yard and garden.
Emily currently holds a property and casualty insurance license, and looks forward to furthering her education and career in the insurance field.
Laura grew up in Aspen, CO. She moved to North Carolina and began her insurance career in April of 2004, working with an Independent Insurance Agency in Greensboro, NC. In 2009,
Laura obtained the Certified Insurance Service Representative recognition, CISR. She joined the Alliance Insurance team in June, 2012. After years of serving customers in the Triad, Laura relocated to Florida. She currently holds a Property and Casualty license in Florida and North Carolina. She works out of our Central Florida office and is involved in providing our Florida and North Carolina clients with both insurance expertise and superior customer service.
She looks forward to continuing her insurance education and a long prosperous career in the insurance industry.
Darline graduated from Surry Central High School then received her AAS degree from Surry Community College. She is happily married, has 3 children and 3 grand daughters. She currently resides in Mount Airy, NC, also known as Mayberry.
In her spare time she loves to spend time with her family, go camping and read.
Morgan is a Davidson county native, where she has lived her entire life. She is a single mom; her daughter is the joy of her life.
Morgan joined the Alliance Insurance team in March 2014, where she works as a life and health insurance agent, with an emphasis on Medicare products. She has worked with BCBS of NC and United Healthcare for over 19 years. She has also worked in nursing homes with staff and residents family advising on proper Medicare products.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her daughter, reading and working with rescue dogs.
Jesica was born and raised in Forsyth county. She graduated from Kennedy High School in 2015. Jesica joined the Alliance team in September of 2015. She received her Property and Casualty license in June of 2016.
In her spare time she loves to go shopping and spend time with her family
Keri is a native of Griffin, Ga with 15 years experience in the insurance industry.
She is licensed in property and casualty as well as life and health. Keri has worked in insurance brokerage with Gresham and Associates as well as 13 years with State Farm insurance.
She is currently working with our Commercial Transportation specialist, Tyler Grice, as a commercial lines account manager.
She enjoys reading and spending time with her son.
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