MAPLE GROVE, MN--(Marketwired - Sep 13, 2013) - Bridget Cullen, Phil Derksen, Elizabeth Larson and Thomas Roycraft have been named Insurance Representatives at TopLine Insurance Agency, LLC, a full-service in-house independent insurance agency offering personal and commercial insurance.

"We are delighted to have hired a well experienced and talented group of Insurance Representatives for TopLine's new wholly-owned subsidiary, TopLine Insurance Agency," says Kevin Kuntz, Senior Vice President at TopLine. "With their past insurance experience and dedication to providing the best insurance coverage to meet our members' goals, they will continue to support TopLine's already outstanding tradition of delivering a high standard of personalized service that our members have come to know and bank on."

Bridget has joined TopLine Insurance Agency's Brooklyn Park office at 9790 Schreiber Terrace North. Since 2008, Bridget Cullen has been helping clients meet their insurance needs. Bridget came to TopLine from Wells Fargo Insurance. She has an Associate's degree from North Hennepin Community College and lives in Coon Rapids with her son and husband. 

Phil Derksen has over seven years experience in the insurance business and most recently ran an independent agency in Centerville, MN. Phil has a math education degree from Northwestern College of St. Paul, Minnesota and resides in Centerville with his family. Phil is located at TopLine's Maple Grove Insurance office at 9353 Jefferson Highway.

Coming to TopLine from Sentry Insurance, Elizabeth Larson has been helping individual and business clients take care of their insurance needs since 1997. She attended UW River Falls, and enjoys reading and gardening at her home in Savage. Elizabeth is providing insurance services at TopLine's Bloomington Insurance office located at 5221 Viking Drive and the Plymouth office at 4190 Vinewood Lane in the Rockford Road Plaza.

Tom Roycraft has over 17 years of experience in the insurance business in both commercial and personal lines. Most recently, Tom worked for Smart Choice Insurance as a Territory Sales Manager and also ran his own agency in St. Paul. Tom and his family reside in Little Canada. Tom will be assisting members and businesses with their insurance needs at TopLine's Como Park branch at 976 North Lexington Parkway in St. Paul.

The TopLine Insurance Agency offers home and auto insurance options from up to 20 separate insurance companies, including well-recognized brands like Encompass, Met Life, Progressive, Safeco and Travelers. Also included are options from companies specializing in business insurance, recreational vehicles and even collector vehicles -- making it a truly full-line independent insurance agency.

"TopLine's one of just a handful of credit unions in Minnesota featuring a wholly-owned, full line independent, in-house agency," adds Kuntz. "It's one more important way to demonstrate the real credit union difference: as a banking cooperative our customers are also our owners, which means their best interests always come first."

To learn more about the TopLine Insurance Agency's personal and business property, and casualty options, and to schedule your personalized free, no obligation, coverage comparison, call 763-391-0007, email or visit

TopLine Federal Credit Union, a Twin Cities-based credit union, is Minnesota's 13th largest, with assets of more than $340 million. Established in 1935, the not-for-profit cooperative offers a complete line of financial services from its five locations -- in Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Maple Grove, Plymouth and in St. Paul's Como Park -- as well as by phone and online at Membership is available to anyone who lives, works, worships, attends school or volunteers in Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott or Washington Counties and their immediate family members.

TopLine Insurance Agency, LLC is not in the business of financial planning, banking, or investment services, and does not provide financial or investment advice to customers or prospective customers. TopLine Insurance Agency, LLC, is a wholly owned subsidiary of TopLine Federal Credit Union. The representations contained herein are made on behalf of TopLine Insurance Agency, LLC; they are not made by or on behalf of TopLine Federal Credit Union. Business conducted with TopLine Insurance Agency, LLC, is separate and distinct from any business conducted with TopLine Federal Credit Union. The insurance offered is not a deposit and is not federally insured or guaranteed by TopLine Federal Credit Union. TopLine Insurance Agency, LLC is not affiliated with the NCUA or the federal government. The insurance offered is not an obligation of TopLine Federal Credit Union and may be subject to risk. Insurance products are not exclusive to TopLine Federal Credit Union members. Any insurance required as a condition of an extension of credit by TopLine Federal Credit Union need not be purchased from TopLine Insurance Agency, LLC and may be purchased from an agent or insurance company of your choice. License No. 40303567.

Contact Information:

Vicki Roscoe Erickson
Assistant Vice President, Marketing
TopLine Federal Credit Union