Meet the Experts

AutoInsurance.org’s expert team focuses on ensuring our content and services uphold the highest standards of integrity. Our dedicated team also manages our extensive writing network, which guarantees the information you receive is accurate, evidence based, current, and trustworthy.

A team of car insurance experts reviews our content, ensuring that existing and new content is accurate so you can make the best decisions about your car insurance.

We strive to be your most trusted partner in pursuing the right car insurance.


Joel Ohman, Founder, CFP®

Joel Ohman is the CEO of a private equity backed digital media company. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, author, angel investor, and serial entrepreneur who loves creating new things, whether books or businesses. He has also previously served as the founder and resident CFP® of a national insurance agency, Real Time Health Quotes. He has an MBA from the University of South Florida.

Joel has been mentioned as an insurance expert in many different online and print publications including AOL, Business Insider, idrivesafely, Reader’s Digest, Inc.com, Carvana, MarketWatch, Forbes, OppLoans, Yahoo!, TheStreet, and NYPost to name a few.


Daniel Walker, Licensed Car Insurance Agent for 15 Years

Dan Walker graduated with a BS in Administrative Management in 2005 and has been working in his family’s insurance agency, FCI Agency, for 15 years. He is licensed as an agent to write property and casualty insurance, including home, auto, umbrella, and dwelling fire insurance. He’s also been featured on sites like Reviews.com.

Mathew B. Sims, Editor-in-Chief with 5 Years Insurance Experience

Mathew B. Sims is Editor-in-Chief and has authored, edited, and contributed to several books. He has been working in the insurance industry ensuring content is accurate for consumers who are searching for the best policies and rates. He has also been featured on sites like UpJourney.


Sara Routhier, Outreach Managing Editor with 6 Years Insurance Experience

Sara Routhier, Outreach Managing Editor, has professional experience as an educator, SEO specialist, and content marketer. She has over five years of experience in the insurance industry. As a researcher, data nerd, writer, and editor she strives to curate educational, enlightening articles that provide you with the must-know facts and best-kept secrets within the overwhelming world of insurance.

Her work has been featured on: CBS, Denver Post, DriversEd, ESPN, Finance101, Finder, FOX5, Legal Advice, MSN, PrettyMotors, SeattleTimes, StarTribune, USA Today, WalletHub, Yahoo, USAToday, and the Zebra.


Chris Harrigan, Data Visualization & Insurance Expert

Chris Harrigan has an economy degree from Limestone College and an MBA from Clemson University. He previously managed auto insurance claims for Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Currently, he is using his business and insurance expertise to provide insurance data analysis and visualizations to enhance the user experience.


john mccraw from the mccraw law group

John L. McCraw is a Personal Injury Lawyer and owner of The McCraw Law Group. His practice defends commercial carrier injuries, other personal injury, and areas of wrongful conduct. He was featured on “Best Drivers in the U.S. by State [2020 Study].”


drew palcsik from champlain valley law

Drew Palcsik, Esq. is the founding attorney of Champlain Valley Law. His practice specializes in car, motorcycle, and bicycle accidents and other personal injuries. He was featured on “Best Drivers in the U.S. by State [2020 Study].”