Mark Berry

Phone: 513-831-2200

Mark Berry began his career in insurance following his 1990 graduation from Xavier University and formed his own Agency in 2002, acquiring the Eppa Rixey Agency in 2003, the Dakin Insurance Agency in 2011 and MacDonald Insurance in 2013. Berry Insurance Group is currently one of the Top Ten largest locally owned agencies in Cincinnati and is positioned for continued growth. Mark currently serves on several insurance advisory boards and has expertise in both the Property & Casualty and Life & Health sectors of the industry. His commitment to continually broadening his knowledge of insurance, coupled with his dedication to building enduring client relationships based on trust and personal service are the foundation upon which the Berry Insurance Group will build into the future.

Phil Hines
Vice President

Bullet PointAffiliated with Dakin-Berry Insurance in 1987
Lifetime resident of Lebanon
The Cincinnati Insurance Company- Commercial Insurance School, Graduate, Westfield Companies, Personal Lines School, Graduate, Life Insurance Principles, Graduate, Eastern Kentucky University, Graduate, Harmon Golf Club, Past President, Countryside YMCA Risk Management Board, Member

John MacDonald
Vice President

Phone: 513-539-7323
Bullet PointPresident of MacDonald Insurance 1980-2013
Bullet PointLicensed Insurance Agent since 1980
Bullet PointCertified Insurance Counselor since 1987
Bullet PointActive community partner with Monroe Local School District
Bullet PointActive member of the Monroe Community Investment Council
Bullet PointServed on the Monroe Local School Board
Bullet PointPrior President of the Lions Club and the Middletown Independent Insurance Agents Association
Bullet PointServed on the Board of the Monroe Sports Association and prior President of the Monroe Chamber of Commerce
Bullet PointCoach of the Monroe youth baseball team 1987-2007

JP Pharr
Account Executive- Marketing Coordinator

Bullet PointJP is a graduate of Elon University (BA) and NC State (MS)
Bullet PointJoined the Berry Insurance Group in 2014
Bullet PointLicensed in Property & Casualty Insurance and Life & Health Insurance
Bullet PointJP is active in the community and volunteers with the American Heart Association and Josh Cares

Eppa Rixey IV CPCU
Vice President

Eppa Rixey IV has been in the insurance business since he graduated from Davidson College in 1976.
Earned his CPCU in 1984 and continues to aggressively pursue further insurance education.
Serves on many committees for the Cincinnati Insurance Board and local insurance companies
Eppa's educational background and years of experience working with his father enables his to develop creative solutions to diverse insurance needs

Greg Rudolph, CBC
Vice President

Joined Berry Insurance Group in 2005, after more than 20 years with Delta Airlines- his career with Delta included many accomplishments such as Chairperson of an advisory board.
Obtained his Life & Health and Property & Casualty license.
Greg looks forward to furthering his knowledge of the insurance industry through pursuit of various insurance designations and continuing education classes.