Faculty and Staff 2017-04-21T18:18:28+00:00

MORTON BARBER FACULTY

JOHN BARBER, JR

PRESIDENT/OWNER

As of January, 2016, John is the new President and owner of Morton-Barber Learning Center.  John is a Wabash grad with an MBA from Purdue University. He is the past President of the Columbus National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and is a multi-year MDRT member. John teaches Series 26, L&H and CE classes.

MARTY BRETZ

MARTY BRETZ

CLU, ChFC, CASL, CLTC is a graduate of Miami University who migrated from Olmsted Falls to Hilliard, Ohio where he is a past president of the Rotary Club, as well as a Rotarian of the Year. Marty has been a multiple-time National Quality Award winner, and is a past member of the Life Underwriters Board. He teaches our L&H classes.

ZACHARY A. HILL

ZACHARY A. HILL

CLU, CPCU, AIC is a graduate of Ohio University, and has an MBA from Ohio Dominican. Zach has 35 plus years experience in Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and management. He is a Peace Corps veteran who teaches Life and P&C classes, including our new weekend cram class.

NED THOMAS

NED THOMAS

CLU, ChFC, RHU, CFP, REBC has 45 years in the insurance business. He is a specialist in Estate Planning and Retirement Distributions. He is past president of the Columbus Association of Insurance and Financial Professionals, winner of the 2003 Lifetime Achievement Award, the 2006 Golden Apple Award, and is listed in the Who’s Who in Finance and Industry. He is a many-time MDRT Top of the Table Award winner. Ned teaches advanced CE classes.

FRED BOMER

FRED BOMER

AAI, LUTCF is a 35 year veteran in Life & Health sales. Fred specializes in Health Savings Accounts and the Disability Income markets, and teaches those continuing education classes for us.

MORTON BARBER STAFF

MAGGIE YELIC

Self-Study Coordinator

Maggie is a 9 year veteran of our company as our Self-Study Coordinator.  She is a graduate of Bowling-Green State University with a degree in Elementary Education. In her spare time Maggie enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and taking trips with family and friends to Lake Erie.

PEGGY BARBER

Continuing Education Coordinator

Peggy is a 6 year veteran of our company as our Continuing Education Coordinator. She has a degree in elementary education from The Ohio State University and is retired from the state of Ohio.  In her spare time, Peggy enjoys teaching adult Bible studies and attending film festivals.

KRIS CLICK

Office Manager

Kris joined Morton Barber Learning Center in September 2016. She is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Business Management and continued her education at Sawyer Business School with a degree in Medical Office Management.