Meet our Team

Marc Lapointe, ARM
President
Marc has over 25 years of experience in the alternative risk industry. As President of FreedomCare, Marc is responsible for solutions relating specifically to The Affordable Care Act, tax strategies, asset protection, and estate planning. Prior to FreedomCare, Marc was responsible for global Business Development for USA Risk Group. He joined USA Risk through an acquisition of his company, Captive Insurance Solutions in 2004. Through his career, he has worked with legislators in Arizona, South Dakota, and Guam developing key captive laws and regulations.
Matt Vick
Chief Operating Officer
Matt received his Bachelor of Arts in Finance from Wofford College where he was a 3-time letterman of the Football team and named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll. Upon graduation, Matt entered the insurance industry as a Property & Casualty broker in Southern California with a focus in worker’s compensation self-insurance. Matt took a short leave of absence from the insurance industry and took a position in Nashville, Tennessee in the Healthcare Information Technology industry. Matt returned to the Insurance industry in May of 2013 when he joined the FreedomCare team. Matt is currently a Certified Corporate Wellness Specialist (CCWS).

In his spare time, Matt enjoys the outdoors, fishing, hunting, and spending quality time with his wife Aubrey, daughter Gracie and son Boone.

Fred Tiner
Chief Financial Officer
Fred has over 30 years of experience in the healthcare and financial accounting industry. As the CFO of FreedomCare, Fred is responsible for financial controls, accounting records, and regulatory reporting for the company. Prior to FreedomCare, Fred was CFO of Peterbilt of Las Vegas and completed two mergers and acquisitions during his 15 years there. Fred also managed for 15 years in healthcare roles ranging from Manager of Surgery, Emergency Room, and Trauma to Manager of Accounting for Washoe Medical Center and Washoe Health System (now known as Renown). Fred’s wide breadth of financial experience in private industry and in healthcare brings strong business skills to FreedomCare. Personally, Fred has served the community in local non-profit agencies. He has volunteered for over seven years, with the last two being the chairman, for the Junior Achievement board in Reno Nevada. He has also worked with Boy Scouts of America as a Scout Master.

Arnie Halverson
Sales Consultant
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Bob Gardner
Sales Consultant
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Fernando Guevara
Sales Consultant
Fernando was raised in Los Angeles, moved to Las Vegas in 2005 and joined Bank of America. He studied business at University of Phoenix and University of Las Vegas Nevada. He enjoyed helping people so much he became a licensed agent with Mass Mutual Financial Group in 2013 specializing in Life Insurance, Disability, Health and employee Voluntary Benefits. Fernando was excited for the opportunity to join FreedomCare and the team in 2015.

He married his wife Griselda in 2012 and lives with his two dogs and a cat. Fernando loves to travel and meet new people. Loves to EAT and try new food and restaurants anywhere he is. During his down time he enjoys spending time with his wife and Redbox, golf, bowling, drawing, puzzles, movies, and going out to eat of course!

Tyson Adams
Sales Assistant
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Jessica Pike
Sales Assistant
Jessica Pike was born and raised in Pennsylvania, where she attended a trade school and earned her associates in Specialized Business. In addition to being a proud mother of a toddler, she loves to travel and enjoys an outdoors life style which includes multiple sports, hiking, camping, etc.

Crystal Meeks-Johnson
Marketing Manager
Crystal was born and raised in Vegas and studied film and business marketing at the University of Las Vegas, go Rebels! She worked her way through school on various television shows and commercials before moving to Los Angeles to attend the American Film Institute with a focus on Directing. Before settling down in Vegas she traveled the country for several years with a traveling reality show. Currently, she lives in Las Vegas with her husband Eric and niece Lily. In her free time she runs a non-profit health and wellness blog and teaches occasional classes at a local film school.
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Kristi Siegmund
Director of Operations
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Hilary Nelson
Lead Account Coordinator
Hilary has a BA in Communications from Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, PA. She has lived in Las Vegas since August 2011. In addition to working as an Account Coordinator for FreedomCare, Hilary is also a Director at a local dance studio.
Betty Killy
Account Coordinator
With a Bachelor’s degree in Health Science from the University of Missouri, Betty brings to FreedomCare 10 years of Customer Service experience - 6 of which has been in the Healthcare industry. In October 2015, she moved to Las Vegas from Columbia, MO. She has two beautiful kids, a 15 year old son and a 4 year old daughter. In her free time she enjoys reading, camping, hiking, float trips, concerts, and spending time with family.
Diane Keairnes
Account Coordinator
Diane was born and raised in upstate NY & OH with seven siblings. She is married, has two daughters and three grandchildren. She has lived in Nevada for almost 30 years and has worked in the insurance industry for over 10 years. Even though the most important thing to her is family, her goal at FreedomCare is assisting you in a caring manner in order to make your experience with us one of the best business relationships you will ever have.
Kasey Elder
Account Coordinator
Kasey Elder is an Account Coordinator with FreedomCare. She has almost 20 years in customer service experience and believes in building strong client relationships by providing superior service. She is a native of Dayton, Ohio and has received her Bachelor of Science in Human Resources/Business Management from Wright State University. She relocated to Las Vegas with her husband and children in 2009 and enjoys swimming, hiking, and trying new recipes.
Leslie Martinez
Account Coordinator
Leslie was raised by a single mom and once she graduated high school, she pursued her passion for makeup and became a professional Makeup Artist. Leslie decided to move to Las Vegas where she attended Westwood College and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business. After working with several companies she found Freedomcare where she enjoys not only working with her friendly co-workers but also helping our clients on a daily basis.

Melynda Barquin
Benefit Customer Service Representative
Melynda, a Washington State native, ventured south to Las Vegas in 1995 where she attended UNLV for International Business. She is an Army wife, a mother, and a Cub Scout Leader for her son’s, Webelos, den. When Melynda is not planning adventures for her den, she is at the FreedomCare call center providing sterling customer service to benefits enrollers. She assists employees with the enrollment process and ensures they are well-informed about the products available to them and the best way to meet their needs.
Tyler Harris
Benefit Customer Service Representative
Tyler has 3 years of experience in the insurance industry and is a licensed agent for health, life, property and casualty insurance. He is currently a student at UNLV majoring in Accounting and has made the Dean’s List every year. On his free time, Tyler enjoys spending quality time with his wife, Tara hiking, visiting the lake, and camping.

Keith Ford
Senior Accountant
Keith Ford is the Senior Accountant in the Finance Area of FreedomCare. As his accent attests, Keith is a native of Rome, Georgia and he earned his BS in Business Administration from Berry College located just north of his home town. While working for The Georgia Power Company he earned his MBA in Finance at Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia. From there Keith continued working in the finance area of The Southern Company where he established the cash forecasting and cash management systems at a nuclear utility company by the name of Southern Nuclear. Keith is new to the insurance industry, but he has already shown a keen interest in the subject by becoming a licensed Health and Life agent. Keith is a classic “family guy” and nothing is more enjoyable to him than spending time with his two children, Austin and Elizabeth.