Our Team

Emily Black Bremer



Emily Bremer is the President of The Bremer Group. Prior, Emily was a founding partner in Bremer Conley, LLC and had managed Liggett, Black & Co., LLC, an independent insurance brokerage firm founded in 1996. 

In addition to providing brokerage services, Emily consults with local businesses on employee benefits strategic planning and has been featured on Stay Tuned on KETC-TV, KMOX radio, and the St. Louis Post Dispatch as an industry expert on health care reform. 

Emily is licensed in Life and Health insurance in Missouri, Illinois and Colorado and in Property and Casualty insurance in Missouri. She earned a certification in Consumer Directed Health Plans in 2010 and is in the process of completing a PPACA certification through the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU). Emily has been a member of NAHU since 2005, and is currently serving as the President of the Missouri State Board of Directors. Emily is also serving on a regional broker and agent advisory council to the Department of Health and Human Services.  Emily graduated cum laude from Kenyon College in Ohio with a B.A. in History and studied for a year at St. Andrews University in Scotland. 

Melissa Boyd


Insurance Consultant

A veteran in the insurance industry, Melissa began her career in 1990 as a Customer Service Representative in the St. Louis Cigna office working with small-to-mid market employers on ancillary lines of coverage. In 1992, she was promoted to the level of Account Manager. In 1998, she was promoted again to become an Account Executive working with Cigna's national accounts within the region.      

Melissa moved to the brokerage side in 2003 joining JW Terrill as an Account Service Representative working with the firm's small group accounts. She left in 2004 to accept an opportunity with Mutual of Omaha to work on all of their medical accounts in the region. In 2006, Melissa determined that the biggest opportunity for her to assist employers was to go back to the brokerage side of the business and joined Mary E. Biggs Inc. as a Sales Representative and Account Manager.      

In 2012, Melissa joined Bremer Conley and in 2017 with The Bremer Group as an Insurance Consultant. She brings her clients a wealth of industry knowledge.

Kaitlin Hrenak


  Group Account Manager

As a Group Account Manager at The Bremer Group, LLC, Kaitlin works directly with employers and employees as an integrated part of the Broker team with a focus on handling claims issues, billing issues, benefit questions, annual renewal preparation and employee enrollments. 

Kaitlin joined The Bremer Group, LLC in 2014. She started in an administrative role and was quickly promoted to Group Account Manager. She is licensed in Life, Health and Accident insurance in the state of Missouri, and is an active member of the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU).  Kaitlin is currently serving as the Professional Development Chair for the St. Louis Chapter, SLAHU.  

Prior to joining The Bremer Group, Kaitlin worked for Walgreens as a manager/pharmacy technician for seven years. She also attended Saint Charles Community College where she earned her Associate of Arts Degree in Spring 2010. She then attended Sanford Brown where she completed the Veterinary Technician program earning her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Fall 2013.  She continues to pursue her love of helping animals by regularly volunteering at animal shelters on the weekends and transporting donations to and from shelters in need.  

Kaitlin and her husband, Aaron, live in Saint Charles with their 2 cats (Fury & Luna) and Shih Poo Puppy (Eva).          

Sasha Wolff


Client Services Specialist

Sasha joined the Bremer family in the fall of 2017. 

Having a background on the provider side of the insurance business, she brings a valuable perspective to our team. She is continually increasing her skillset and is licensed in Life, Health and Accident insurance in the state of Missouri.

Sasha has a friendly demeanor and helpful attitude. She is the first person you meet when you call; we are confident that you will find her capable assistance greatly appreciated.