Rogers P. Freedlund, Jr.
CEO, President, and Principal Shareholder of American Guardian Group of Companies, has over 35 years of experience in the mechanical repair extended service contract industry. His extensive knowledge in the industry traces back to his early service contract experience with Virginia Surety and Ryan Warranty Services, where he served as both an officer and a director.
Jon A. AndersonPresident and Chief Operating Officer of American Guardian Warranty Services, Inc. started in 1998 as the first salesperson for American Guardian. In 2011, Jon was promoted to Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, during which time he updated business processes, expanded the Sales Department, and led the sales team through a period of record growth.
Dan A. Lievrouw
Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, has overseen IT operations since he joined in 2008. Dan also serves as the President of American Guardian Systems, Inc. He was promoted to Vice President of IT and Operations in 2011. Dan continues to create opportunities and technology tools that are key to the growth of AGWS.
Ric SimmonsExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of American Guardian Warranty Services, Inc. joined in 2004 as Chief Financial Officer with an extensive background in public accounting. Ric was promoted in 2011 to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Ric continues to manage overall financial stability.
Matt G. Weil
Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary of American Guardian Warranty Services, Inc. joined the legal counsel in 2006. In 2011, Matt was promoted to Vice President and General Counsel. He manages corporate litigation, contracts, compliance, state filings, intellectual property, and other legal matters.
John A. WendtSenior Vice President of Claims and Underwriting for American Guardian Warranty Services, Inc. John has overseen the AGWS call center since its inception in 1998. Since his promotion in 2011, to Vice President of Claims and Underwriting, he has expanded the company’s support team and continues to oversee the call center.
Headquartered just outside of Chicago, Illinois, AGWS is an innovative provider of administration services for Dealers and Marketers offering vehicle service contracts, limited warranties, and a variety of environmental and aftermarket products across the United States. Since its inception in 1998, the goals of AGWS are to offer superior claim processing, exceptional customer service, and unmatched profitability options. AGWS is part of the American Guardian Group of Companies and enjoys an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. Products are insured by A (Excellent) rated carriers.