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When it comes to buying insurance, Brightway, The Crumbaker Agency, is your source for more choices and better service. Whether you’re looking for a competitive rate for Homeowners insurance or need help determining the right amount of auto coverage, you’ll receive personal attention from industry experts committed to your satisfaction. If we can answer any questions about Home, Auto, Flood or other types of insurance, stop by or give us a call. 

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Brian  Crumbaker
Brian Crumbaker Agency Owner

License No. 0M31391

Brian came to Brightway with 20 years’ property casualty experience at Progressive, Kemper and Travelers. Prior to joining Brightway, he spent eight years as the Chief Executive Officer of a large national direct-to-consumer retailer.

He has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vt., a Juris Doctor from Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Calif.

Brian and wife, Lorrie, who also works at Brightway, have been married 23 years and have three children.

The Crumbakers are members of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Carlsbad.

In his off-time, Brian enjoys playing golf, walking their golden retriever and other leisure activities.

As a Brightway Agency Owner, he enjoys serving his community and providing peace of mind to consumers.

  • Brian  Crumbaker
    Brian Crumbaker Agency Owner

    License No. 0M31391

    Brian came to Brightway with 20 years’ property casualty experience at Progressive, Kemper and Travelers. Prior to joining Brightway, he spent eight years as the Chief Executive Officer of a large national direct-to-consumer retailer.

    He has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vt., a Juris Doctor from Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Calif.

    Brian and wife, Lorrie, who also works at Brightway, have been married 23 years and have three children.

    The Crumbakers are members of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Carlsbad.

    In his off-time, Brian enjoys playing golf, walking their golden retriever and other leisure activities.

    As a Brightway Agency Owner, he enjoys serving his community and providing peace of mind to consumers.

    Brian Crumbaker Agency Owner
    Brian  Crumbaker
    Brian Crumbaker Agency Owner

    License No. 0M31391

    Brian came to Brightway with 20 years’ property casualty experience at Progressive, Kemper and Travelers. Prior to joining Brightway, he spent eight years as the Chief Executive Officer of a large national direct-to-consumer retailer.

    He has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vt., a Juris Doctor from Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Calif.

    Brian and wife, Lorrie, who also works at Brightway, have been married 23 years and have three children.

    The Crumbakers are members of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Carlsbad.

    In his off-time, Brian enjoys playing golf, walking their golden retriever and other leisure activities.

    As a Brightway Agency Owner, he enjoys serving his community and providing peace of mind to consumers.

  • Irene Kraszulyak
    Irene Kraszulyak Insurance Professional

    A lifelong resident of Carlsbad, Irene has a passion for serving others. She and her husband, Bob, have raised their three children in Carlsbad and are members of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Their oldest son, Robert, is also a Brightway Agent.

    Irene enjoys staying active in the community, often volunteering for youth sports and other charitable causes.  As a Brightway Agent, Irene is responsible for new business development and office administration. She is bilingual and speaks Spanish.

    Irene Kraszulyak Insurance Professional
    Irene Kraszulyak
    Irene Kraszulyak Insurance Professional

    A lifelong resident of Carlsbad, Irene has a passion for serving others. She and her husband, Bob, have raised their three children in Carlsbad and are members of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Their oldest son, Robert, is also a Brightway Agent.

    Irene enjoys staying active in the community, often volunteering for youth sports and other charitable causes.  As a Brightway Agent, Irene is responsible for new business development and office administration. She is bilingual and speaks Spanish.

  • Lorrie Crumbaker
    Lorrie Crumbaker Insurance Professional

    License No. 0M43116

    Lorrie comes to Brightway with extensive experience in the insurance industry. She spent eight years as a senior claims representative and branch manager for Progressive before moving on to Reliance Insurance for four years where she was a corporate claims manager and state manager for Ohio and Indiana. She holds a bachelor's degree in business economics and management from the University of Maine.

    Lorrie and her husband Brian first moved to San Diego County in 2000. They married in 1995 and have three children. Orginally from New England, Lorrie enjoys the outdoors and sports. 

    Lorrie Crumbaker Insurance Professional
    Lorrie Crumbaker
    Lorrie Crumbaker Insurance Professional

    License No. 0M43116

    Lorrie comes to Brightway with extensive experience in the insurance industry. She spent eight years as a senior claims representative and branch manager for Progressive before moving on to Reliance Insurance for four years where she was a corporate claims manager and state manager for Ohio and Indiana. She holds a bachelor's degree in business economics and management from the University of Maine.

    Lorrie and her husband Brian first moved to San Diego County in 2000. They married in 1995 and have three children. Orginally from New England, Lorrie enjoys the outdoors and sports. 

  • Robert Kraszulyak
    Robert Kraszulyak Insurance Professional

    License No. 0M49897

    Born and raised in Carlsbad, Robert enjoys being able to assist members of his local community with their insurance needs. He has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice management from Culver Stockton College in Missouri. 

    Robert spent the summer of 2017 working with the Boys & Girls Club in Carlsbad assisting children with special needs. As a Brightway Agent, he enjoys having the opportunity to help people and give them peace of mind. 

    Robert Kraszulyak Insurance Professional
    Robert Kraszulyak
    Robert Kraszulyak Insurance Professional

    License No. 0M49897

    Born and raised in Carlsbad, Robert enjoys being able to assist members of his local community with their insurance needs. He has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice management from Culver Stockton College in Missouri. 

    Robert spent the summer of 2017 working with the Boys & Girls Club in Carlsbad assisting children with special needs. As a Brightway Agent, he enjoys having the opportunity to help people and give them peace of mind. 

  • Alison Jackson
    Alison Jackson Insurance Professional

    License No. 0M52824

    Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Alison earned her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University. She moved to California in 1990 and has been a resident of Carlsbad since 1999. She comes to Brightway with more than 20 years of sales experience, including ten years in insurance marketing, customer experience and training development with Kemper and MassMutual. 

    Alison enjoys working directly with customers to ensure they have the best coverage to meet their needs. Her primary focus is making sure her clients have the right protection for their needs and she makes it a point to understand their complete picture.

    Her son, Kyle, is a recent engineering graduate of Notre Dame University while her son Connors is also studying engineering at the University of California, Irvine.

    Alison Jackson Insurance Professional
    Alison Jackson
    Alison Jackson Insurance Professional

    License No. 0M52824

    Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Alison earned her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University. She moved to California in 1990 and has been a resident of Carlsbad since 1999. She comes to Brightway with more than 20 years of sales experience, including ten years in insurance marketing, customer experience and training development with Kemper and MassMutual. 

    Alison enjoys working directly with customers to ensure they have the best coverage to meet their needs. Her primary focus is making sure her clients have the right protection for their needs and she makes it a point to understand their complete picture.

    Her son, Kyle, is a recent engineering graduate of Notre Dame University while her son Connors is also studying engineering at the University of California, Irvine.

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Monday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: By Appointment Only
Sunday: Closed

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