Account Executive

Berry Brooks

Berry joined Crum-Halsted in April of 2022 with 3 years of experience in the insurance industry.  He specializes in Builders Risk and Real Estate risks and is a University of Missouri alumnus with a BS in International Affairs.

Residing in the Wrigleyville neighborhood of Chicago, Berry is an avid runner and reader & enjoys spending time with his fiancé (Caroline) and his dog (Nico).  Berry tries to not take life too seriously – going skydiving, auditioning for Survivor, and saying that ‘walking’ has proved to be the most valuable skill he learned before high school.  A passionate volunteer, Berry is a Big for Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Chicago and also sits on the board of Culinary Care – a Chicago-based charity whose mission is to make mealtime one less worry for people diagnosed with cancer.

Berry graduated from the University of Missouri with a BS in International Affairs and a minor in U.S. History.  He has lived all across the US including spending time in Washington, DC and Memphis.


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Berry Brooks