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You recognize quality. So do we.

Our Private Client Advisors partner with certified appraisers and loss prevention experts to identify coverage exposures and implement security measures to ensure your assets and liabilities are adequately protected.

Off-the-shelf insurance products many times fail to address unique investments and estates properly. We treat every collector, homeowner and client as an opportunity to create a custom risk management program of exceptional quality.

Contact us to learn more about Private Client Insurance Services.

Jennifer Johnson
Client Executive

Jennifer Johnson joined the firm in 2014, bringing over 14 years of industry experience to her role as Private Client Advisor. Jennifer specializes in customizing personal insurance programs. Through careful examination of her private clients’ assets, Jennifer roots out gaps in coverage and offers the peace of mind that comes with knowing nothing has been overlooked. She acts as her private clients’ single point of contact, simplifying all aspects of building, maintaining and servicing a comprehensive personal insurance program.

Prior to joining Barney & Barney, Jennifer worked as an insurance agent at the Automobile Club of Southern California. In addition to her extensive insurance experience, she also served in the banking industry for over a decade. Jennifer has been licensed since 1992, holding licenses in Personal Lines Broker- Agent, Property & Casualty, and Life through the California Department of Insurance.

As Private Client Advisor, Jennifer offers comprehensive and customized risk management solutions and concierge service for:

    • Personal Asset Protection
    • High Limits Personal Umbrella
    • Homeowners Insurance
    • Rental Properties
    • Earthquake & Flood Insurance
    • Auto, Yacht, Boat, Recreational Vehicles and Airplanes
    • Valuable Collections such as art, jewelry, and wine
    • Classic Cars



Chris Sanga
Client Executive

Chris Sanga is a Client Executive with Marsh & McLennan Agency (MMA). Chris provides insurance solutions for the firm’s private clients. On their behalf, he is responsible for assessing exposures, identifying gaps in coverage, and managing risk through superior insurance products.

For the seven years prior to coming to MMA, Chris worked as an insurance agent for The Hartford. The experience he gained there in property and casualty coverages helps him deliver exceptional loss prevention solutions to MMA’s clients.

Chris earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Southern California. He also holds the property and casualty broker-agent license from the California Department of Insurance.


Jeff Simpson, AAI
Client Executive

Jeff joined Barney in MMA and serves as a Client Executive in the Commercial Department. Jeff is responsible for structuring cost effective risk management and insurance programs in addition to being the first responder for all client needs. He specializes in workers’ compensation, property and casualty and professional liability for social service and nonprofit organizations in California. He has successfully created commercial insurance programs for nonprofit clients including the Burn Institute and San Diego Workforce Partnership.

Jeff earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from California State University San Marcos and holds the professional designation of Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI). Currently, Jeff is a board member with Home Start, Inc. in Mission Valley. He is also involved with various charitable and volunteer organizations throughout San Diego.