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Encompass® Leadership



Meet the Encompass leadership team.

Insurance is more than a business; it's a way of living. Meet the team of trusted leaders who are dedicated to guiding Encompass Insurance.

Pat Macellaro

President, Encompass Insurance

Pat Macellaro is the president of Encompass Insurance. He previously served as Allstate's vice president of Investor Relations, after joining the department in 2013 as its director. Macellaro has five years regional experience as the finance leader and product leader for the states of Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Pat began his career at Allstate as a financial analyst in the New York Region in 1995. He also worked as principal consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1998 - 2003. Returning to Allstate in 2003 to the protection finance organization, he supported areas of Allstate including: Claims, Product Operations and Corporate Strategy.

Pat holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Saint Joseph's College in New York, and an MBA from the University of Illinois.


Matt Beltz

Director, Independent Agent Strategy and Business Development

Matt began his career at Allstate in 2007 and has held a variety of leadership roles in finance, corporate development, risk, investments, and strategy. Throughout his career, Matt has developed and led strategic efforts across the organization. In 2020, he joined Encompass as Director of Strategy and Business Development for the expanding Independent Agency Channel.

Matt is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with bachelor's degrees in math, philosophy, political science and public administration. In addition, Matt earned an MBA with an emphasis in financial strategy from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and has been a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder since 2010.


Marisela Brum

Director, Encompass Technology

Marisela began her career at Allstate in 2000 leading various efforts around Storage, Mainframe and Oracle Database Administration. She transitioned to Customer Experience Services in 2012 to help develop desktop technology solutions and support. Then she moved to her current role in 2015 as Director of Encompass Technology where she oversees the creation and delivery of innovative technology solutions that support Encompass' business goals. She currently serves as co-president of WITA (Women in Technology at Allstate) which focuses on engaging, developing, advocating for and retaining women in technology while showcasing Allstate as a technology company.

Marisela is a graduate of Columbia College with a degree in Psychology and earned an MBA specializing in Organizational Behavior from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.


Lauren Brokaw

Director, Encompass Finance

Lauren began her career with Allstate in 2011 and has held numerous roles in finance, product operations and risk management. During her career, Lauren has supported many parts of the organization including multiple regional offices and Allstate Business Insurance. In 2020, she transitioned to the role of Director of the Encompass finance team. In this role, Lauren leads our finance department through planning and analysis and collaborates with the senior leadership team on the development and execution of our strategy.

Lauren earned her bachelor's degree in Finance and Economics from DePaul University.


Jason Heiger

Director, Encompass Portfolio Management

Jason joined Encompass in 2017 after 30 years at Allstate where he held numerous leadership across the business.

Jason has deep operational experience across multiple functional areas and a strong understanding of our business gained from a wide range of assignments in the field organization, finance, claims, operations, business insurance, procurement, internal audit and a prior role in Encompass. Jason has the ability to holistically understand the business and use his knowledge to consult and drive action across the organization.

Jason holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Connecticut and an MBA in Financial Services from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Mark Hord

Director, Encompass Claims

Mark joins Encompass in 2019 after over 30 years with Allstate, including a prior role with Encompass. He has held numerous claim leadership roles of increasing responsibility with both regional and countrywide accountability. Mark is a results-focused leader with reputation of delivering strong financial and operational outcomes. Mark is a strategic thinker, strong implementer, and effectively leads others through change. In this role, Mark will be responsible for all Encompass claim strategy and operations.

Mark holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and marketing from the University of Evansville and a MBA from Butler University.


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