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Richard Sherman, President

Rich began his insurance career in 1982, learning the business from the ground up while growing his family's brokerage firm. As President of Invensure, Rich plays a pivotal role in the company's continued expansion into new markets, as well as its commitment to the finest customer service. He has been an active supporter of charitable organizations throughout Orange County (such as the YMCA of OC, Surfrider Foundation, Kids Cancer Connection, and local high school booster clubs). He is also a proud Southern California native, which his family has been for four generations. Rich is a graduate of the University of California at Irvine, with a degree in Economics. His free time is spent enjoying the great outdoors any chance he gets.

Bob Parent, CEO

After more than a decade in sales and management with Motorola, Bob moved from Minneapolis, Minnesota to California and pivoted into the insurance industry. In 1997, along with Mr. Sherman, formed their own agency, Sherman-Parent Insurance Brokers, and eventually rebranded their company to Invensure in 2004. As a Principal, Bob has taken special interest in growing the company's claims division while cultivating the firm's dedication to customer service through sound advice. Bob is graduate of the University of Minnesota, with a degree in Finance. Bob is an avid golfer who loves spending time with his two grown children. 

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Charlene Richards, CPA, Executive Vice President

Charlene graduated from UNLV with a degree in accounting and has been a licensed CPA since 1997. She has extensive experience in the construction industry and the energy sector. As the Executive Vice President of Invensure, Charlene oversees the brokerage’s operations with a focus on growing the company while continuing to go above and beyond for our clients.  When not at work Charlene can be found hiking the Laguna Canyon trails, paddle boarding or out walking her dog Lily.

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