Corporate Leadership

Francis R. Carroll | Chairman & Founder, Carroll Enterprises Inc.

Mr. Carroll is a small business expert and a recognized national advocate for small business concerns. He has delivered expert testimony on numerous issues before the U.S. Congress including health care and insurance.

Mr. Carroll founded the company in 1967, and molded it into the diversified service and product firm that it is today. For over 40 years, Mr. Carroll has been deeply involved in public, veteran, and community service. The administrations of Presidents Ford, Carter, Reagan and Bush (senior) appointed him to work with various agencies and committees in Washington, DC.

 

Brian K. Carroll, CLU, CPCU | President & Chief Executive Officer, Carroll Enterprises, Inc., and its subsidiaries; General Agent, Small Business Insurance Agency, Inc. (SBIA)

In recent years, Mr. Carroll has made strategic acquisitions, building SBIA from a small local insurance agency to a national full service insurance superstore with multiple locations and a major online presence, serving both consumers and financial institutions.

Brian is a Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter, with over 20 years of insurance industry experience. He is past president of local chapters of Chartered Life Underwriters and the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Mr. Carroll also holds NASD Series 24 and Series 7 licenses.

Brian Carroll has a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston College and an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business.

 

Lisa M. Carroll, MS, MPH., RN | President, Small Business Service Bureau, Inc. (SBSB); Vice-President, Carroll Enterprises, Inc., and its subsidiaries

Lisa is responsible for maintaining and developing contractual relationships with health insurance and other carriers. She drives the organization's Customer Service, Information Technology, and Administrative Departments. She is also responsible for implementing Massachusetts statewide Commonwealth Choice Program in partnership with the Commonwealth Health Insurance Connector Authority. Lisa previously served as Assistant Commissioner for the Massachusetts Department of Medical Security.

Lisa Carroll is a registered nurse and holds a master's degree in nursing and a master's degree in public health, both from Boston University.

 

Kevin A. Cullinan | Vice President of Finance, Carroll Enterprises, Inc.

Kevin works closely with other senior management in the areas of Strategic Planning and Finance for Carroll Enterprises, Inc. He is instrumental in helping the company stay on course to carry out its mission and meet established goals. Mr. Cullinan began his career in insurance in 1977.

Kevin Cullinan received his BA in Literature and his MBA in Finance from Boston University

 

David Soltys, CLU | Vice President, Carroll Enterprises, Inc.; Vice President, Small Business Insurance Agency, Inc. (SBIA)

David has over 20 years of insurance industry experience, joining the Small Business Service Bureau, Inc. in 1986, and shortly after moving over to SBIA. He is a Certified Life Underwriter and holds NASD Series 63, 7 and 24 securities licenses.

David is a graduate of Nichols College and earned a Masters in Business Administration from Northeastern University's Graduate School of Business.

 

Brad Watts | Vice President and Controller, Small Business Service Bureau, Inc. (SBSB)

Brad directs the accounting and control functions for SBSB, providing analytical and operational support for the over $200 million generated in health insurance premiums. He has constructed the commission-management function, improved the cash receipt process, and spearheaded additional initiatives to automate functions, resulting in reduced manual transactions.

Brad earned his Bachelor's degree from Duke University and received his MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business.

 

Richard C. Nolin | Vice President of Retirement Plans, Group Health and Benefit Administrators, Inc. (GHBA)

Under Richard’s leadership, Group Health and Benefit Administrators, Inc. (GHBA) has experienced significant growth in the competitive defined benefit and defined contribution plan marketplace. Richard has been with the company for over 15 years and previously served as the general manager of GHBA. He holds series 6, 7, 24, and 63 securities licenses.

Richard is a Nichols College graduate and is a candidate for a Masters in Business Administration at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.