John G. Sutter

Sr. Vice President – Risk Management

After joining CoVerica as a commercial agent in 2012 during the asset purchase of Unimark Insurance, John was named President in 2016 and named Sr. Vice President – Risk Management in May 2022. John brings more than 39 years of experience in the insurance industry including agency ownership, minority partnership and leadership roles.

At CoVerica, John is focused on creating and promoting a clear company mission, vision and goals, developing a strong company culture and motivating the entire team to work toward the shared vision. He’s passionate about mentoring his team and is committed to the success of each employee.

John is a licensed insurance agent and risk manager in the state of Texas and has earned two industry designations: Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Associate in Risk Management (ARM).

John believes deeply in giving back to his community. He’s spent 30 years in public and community service, including a current seat on the Carrollton City Council and as Carrollton Mayor Pro Tem. He was honored to serve as President of US Youth Soccer and on the US Soccer Board of Directors and in January 2019, was inducted into the US Youth Soccer Hall of Fame.

John also serves on the National Board of Directors of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadets and the U.S. Naval Sea Cadets Foundation. Previous appointments include National Director of the Navy League of the United States and multiple leadership roles with the Navy League Dallas Council. In 2012, John and his wife, Lisa, were commissioned as Admirals in the Texas Navy by then-Governor Rick Perry in honor of their civic and charitable activities.

John was born in Chicago and while he and his family moved around quite a bit, they ultimately settled in Texas from Atlanta in 1976 to attend Rice University.

Contact Me

Phone: 972-490-2226
Fax: 972-490-2255