Our Team

Our President

Armand Fernandez

Armand Fernandez

President

President

Armand Fernandez is the President of the Patriot Risk Consultants and Executive Vice President of Patriot Underwriters. In his role he provides strategic leadership to Patriot Risk Services organization, based in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He joined Patriot in 2015 and has been in the insurance and risk control business since 1990.

Prior to joining Patriot, Mr. Fernandez was the CEO of AXA Matrix Risk Consultants and Chief Risk Engineering Officer of Zurich Risk Engineering, as well as, Deputy to the Global Chief Risk Engineering Officer for Zurich Insurance, Zurich Switzerland. His experience includes leading all technical lines of business, Business Development, Sales and Strategic Account Management.

Mr. Fernandez has a degree in International Business and Executive Development Certificates from the Kellogg School of Business and IMD. His Technical Training was achieved at Kemper NATLSCO and Zurich Risk Engineering.


Our Team

Melissa Cuneo

Melissa Cuneo

Risk Engineering Consultant

Risk Engineering Consultant

Melissa Cuneo currently manages the vendors in the Gulf Coast Region for Patriot Risk Consultants. Melissa has her 10 hour OSHA certification and has over 13 years of risk consulting, workers' compensation, property, general liability and auto experience. Melissa's breath and scope of experience makes her uniquely qualified to assist our clients in preventing losses.

Rosie Partida

Rosie Partida

ARM

Senior Risk Engineering Consultant - Western Region

Rosie Partida currently covers the Western Region as a Risk Manager for Patriot Risk Consultants. Rosie has over 10 successful years with expertise in General Liability, Commercial, Workers' Compensation, Auto, Property, OSHA Regulations and Environmental, Health and Safety.

Margaret Solis

Margaret Solis

Supply Chain Manager

Supply Chain Manager

Margaret Solis is the current Supply Chain Manager for all territories companywide of Patriot Risk Consultants. Margaret has over 25 years of combined experience in Workers' Compensation Insurance and Safety and Health Supervisory. Margaret brings her Workers' Compensation knowledge to managing Loss Control assignments, both external and internal, from inception to completion, on a national level.

Daniel Sulzner

Daniel Sulzner

ARM, CRM,CWSP,MS, OHST

Regional Executive - Midwest Region

Daniel Sulzner currently manages the Loss Control needs of the Midwest region at Patriot Risk Consultants. Daniel has over 20 years of Workers' Compensation and Safety Supervisory experience. Daniel's seasoned expertise is an asset to PRC ensuring that Safety Services are in alignment of best practices.

Mark Taylor

Mark Taylor

ARM, CBCP, CPCU, CSP, OHST

Regional Executive - Eastern Region

Mark Taylor currently manages the Loss Control needs of the Southeast and Northeast regions at Patriot Risk Consultants. Mark has extensive experience in Loss Control, Corporate Safety and Security and Corporate Risk Management. Mark has developed, implemented and managed programs recognized as industry "best practices" and has documented tens of millions of dollars in pre and post loss savings under his leadership.