Our team looks forward to hearing from you and would be happy to set up a consultation or arrange a no-obligation quote for your personal or commercial insurance needs

Ty McDonald


As President of the Boreal Insurance Group, Ty's  roll is multi faceted. he is involved in insurance procurement, claims advocacy, coverage management and consulting, contractual review, acquisition due diligence, but most importantly, in getting to know our clients and their businesses so he can provide them with the best solutions and advice possible.


Carol peterson

Office Manager

Carol Peterson brings more than 35 years of industry experience to the Boreal team.  Having Managed brokerages in both Calgary and Central Alberta Carol has dealt with a wide variety of risks and insurance products.  Carol has been active with the Insurance Broker's Association of Alberta Central Local Council and in her off time loves to spend time with her Grandchildren.

Randy McDonald

Account Manager

Randy McDonald owned and led the brokerage firm 1976 through 2016.  and brings over 40 years of experience in the Property and Casualty Insurance Marketplace to the team.  Randy is a passionate advocate for his clients and very involved in Community activities in and around Innisfail.  Randy also served as President of the Insurance Brokers Association of Alberta as well as the Insurance Brokers Association of Canada.

Brenda Gerrard

Account Manager

Brenda Gerrard is an Account Manager with both our Personal and Commercial Lines teams and handles a wide variety of policies for her clients including Personal Risks, Farms, Commercial Policies and Aviation Risks.  Brenda is passionate about customer service and is always working to ensure her clients are well advised and taken care of.

Florette Craig

Account Manager

Florette Craig is an Account Manager for our Personal Lines Clients.  Florette  has been with the team for 3 years now, but brings 15 years of industry experience to the group.  She holds a level 2 General Insurance Licence and when she is not working hard to find the best solutions for her clients personal insurance needs, she enjoys gardening.

Corinne Schmitt

Customer Service Representative

In addition to being the first friendly face most folk see when they come in our doors, Corinne Schmitt takes care of many of our clerical functions ensuring that our account managers can stay focused on providing our clients with the services they expect and deserve from our brokerage.

Karen Seifried

Customer Service Representative

Karen Seifried has been with Innisfail Insurance for over 30 years.  In addition to providing support to our Account Managers, Karen provides much of our policy review and quality control ensuring that policies issued by our insurers meet the standards we expect.

Lori Maldaner

Customer Service Representative

With over 30 years experience working with Innisfail Insurance, Lori is an integral part of our team.  In addition to providing exceptional client service, Lori also manages much of our computer interfaces with our Insurers ensuring that our transactions are seamless and efficient.