Meet Our Staff

As our client, you will have a team of highly qualified professionals working for you to provide you with the best coverage for you, your family, or your business.  Building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.

Marc Jessup

Principal/Owner
Office: (252) 638-9000

Marc Jessup is a North Carolina native who graduated from Mississippi State University in 1987. Marc began his insurance career in New Bern later that year. He since earned his RHU (Registered Health Underwriter) designation and continues to work towards other professional designations. With knowledge and expertise in a broad range of employee benefit services, Marc assists businesses throughout Eastern North Carolina with their group medical, dental, disability, and life programs. As a compliment to employee benefits he is able to advise businesses with all aspects of their property and casualty insurance needs. He is active in the community, serves on various boards including the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce, as well as participating on the Advisory Council for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. When not working with clients, Marc enjoys duck hunting, golf, the beach, and spending time with his wife and three children.

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Mary Boney

Sales Executive
Office: (252) 638-9000

Mary Boney joined Marc Jessup Insurance in 2007. She is a licensed agent in Health, Life, Medicare Supplement and Long Term Care and specializes in the individual products. Mary is certified trained in all aspects of the Affordable Care Act; assisting individuals with their Tax Credit eligibility and enrolling in the Healthcare Marketplace. She strives to establish and maintain long lasting relationships with our clients by guiding them in making the selection that best suits their needs. She works directly with the carriers to assist in any service, billing or claim issues to relieve this inconvenience from the individuals. Mary prides herself in providing solutions to all clients health insurance needs and to become their “trusted advisor.”

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Stedman Stewart

Sales Executive
Office: (252) 638-9000

Stedman joined The Jessup Group in 2014 after a 15 year career as an account representative in the construction industry. Stedman is licensed in all personal and commercial lines but specializes in Commercial Property, General Liability, and Workers’ Compensation coverage. When not assisting clients, he enjoys fishing, bow hunting, golf, and spending time at the beach with his wife and children.

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Jessica Fillingame

Assistant Account Manager
Office: (252) 638-9000

Jessica Fillingame, a New Bern native, joined The Jessup Group originally as the Accounting Administrator in 2017. Jessica brought many years of experience in the financial industry, working prior for the State Employees’ Credit Union as well as Carolina East that helped her successfully manage our day-to-day finances. In May of 2019, Jessica transitioned to her new role as Assistant Account Manager. Away from the office, Jessica loves the beach, hunting, sports, and spending time with her friends and family, including her 7 nieces and 4 nephews.

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Charlotte Martin

Account Manager – Employee Benefits
Mobile: (252) 638-9000

Charlotte Martin is a New Bern native, but spent part of her childhood growing up in the Seattle, Washington area. She joined The Jessup Group in 2017, became licensed in Health, and is an Account Manager for Employee Benefits. Her years of experience in the professional field allow for her to also help with the agency’s Marketing and Strategy efforts. Charlotte and her husband enjoy the beach and attending baseball and softball games for their two active children.

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Sabrina Smith

Assistant Account Manager
Direct: (252) 638-9000

Sabrina joined our team in 2017. Coming from a Military family, she was born in California. She has been in Eastern NC for 24 years. Following her concentration in Accounting at Meredith College, Sabrina spent 5 years in Accounting at a local Health Department. Sabrina works as a liaison and support for many lines of coverage here at The Jessup Group. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her two children and their extra-curricular activities.

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Amy Burris

Assistant Account Manager
Office: (252) 638-9000

Amy joined The Jessup Group in 2018 as a Customer Service Representative. In 2019, Amy transitioned to her new role as Assistant Account Manager. Born and raised in New Bern, Amy graduated from New Bern High School with interest in Arts, and furthering her education at Craven Community College in Art History. While not at the office, Amy enjoys spending time with her two children and grandchild. Amy loves the outdoors, running, gym, gardening and spending time in the mountains.

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Keri Mack

Account Manager - Commercial Lines
Office: (252) 638-9000 ext. 105

Keri Mack joined our team in 2018 and brings over 15 years of insurance industry experience. A Massachusetts native, she graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a B.S. in Business and Economics. She has been a resident of North Carolina for 10 years, 7 of which she served as an active duty Marine. Away from the office, Keri loves the beach, horseback riding, shooting at the range, hunting, running and her 3 dogs.

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Tammy McCann

Account Manager - Personal Lines
Direct: (252) 638-9000 ext. 114

Tammy joined our agency in February 2019 as a Personal Lines Account Manager. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Tammy graduated from Albright College with a B.S. in Business Administration, and now calls Eastern NC her home. Licensed in Property and Casualty, she brings over 19 years of insurance experience, including the designation of Associate in General Insurance (AINS). Tammy works closely with individuals assuring their insurance needs are met by providing friendly, customer focused service. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, pets and exploring beautiful ENC.

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Shannon Rothmann

Administrative Assistant

Shannon joined our team in April 2019 as an Administrative Assistant, bringing with her over 10 years of experience in customer service. She is a New Bern native; she graduated from Craven Community College with her Cosmetology degree and is currently furthering her education in business. Developing strong relationships is the foundation of everything she does, both professionally and personally. Shannon spends her time out of the office behind the chair as a hairstylist. Outside of her professional career she loves nothing more than spending quality time with her friends and family.

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Jerri Tuttle

Accounting Administrator

Jerri joined our agency in May 2019 as our Accounting Administrator. Although originally from Southern California, she has lived in North Carolina for 25 years and recently relocated to New Bern. Jerri brings over 15 years of finance and administrative experience from the local government sector. In her free time she enjoying fishing, traveling, the beach, spoiling her rescue dog, and spending time with her friends and family.

December 16th, 2016 by The Jessup Group
December 16th, 2016 by The Jessup Group