Doris Sova

VP Marine Division Manager, ext 155
Doris Sova is the Marine Division Manager. She is a boater enthusiast and started her career in the marine insurance business in 1985. Her experience includes Boat/Yacht and Commercial Marine insurance. She has been a member of Tampa Bay Mariners Club since 1986 and was an officer of the club for two years. She holds a Florida 2-20 General Lines (Property & Casualty) insurance license. Additionally, she obtained the AINS and API insurance designations; Associates in General Insurance and Associates in Personal Insurance both from The Institutes. Doris is also the Personal Insurance Division Manager for W3.

Betty Southard

Marine Insurance Advisor, ext 171
Betty Southard is a Marine Insurance Advisor, has been in the insurance business since 1985 and is an avid boater. She has experience in Commercial Lines, Personal Lines, and Marine insurance. She has an Associate degree in Business Management from VCU Richmond, Virginia. She is a Member of Tampa Bay Mariners Club. Betty holds a Florida 2-20 General Lines (Property & Casualty) insurance license.

Gina Beyer

Marine Insurance Advisor, ext 169
Gina holds a 2-20 Property Casualty license and started her marine insurance career in 2013. She has quickly expanded her knowledge of boat insurance with a focus on Recreational Boats/Yachts, Marine Surveyors E&O, and 6 Passenger Charter Boats. She is passionate to continue her quest to expand her marine insurance career with a specialized focus on offering versatile coverage options, superior client service and competitive premiums. Gina formerly worked in customer service in the financial brokerage industry.

Ken Jones

Commercial Marine Insurance Advisor, xt 149

For this Commercial Marine Advisor, the marine industry is a way of life.  Ken’s career began in the early 1980’s when he captained a 50’ commercial long-line vessel based in John’s Pass. He went on to direct and manage sales for the high-end technical sport fishing fleet of Dorado Marine in Ozona, Florida.  In 2007, Ken launched The Fishin’ Mission, a local fishing club that emphasized family fishing as an outreach to bring family and friends closer together.  “The Saltwater Fishing Coach” was his next endeavor in 2013, a consulting business through which he shared his love of fishing and boating with others. Ken holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication and Marketing from the University of North Texas; his insurance licenses include the Florida 2-20 General Lines and Property and Casualty. He is a US Army Veteran and volunteers at various fishing/boating clubs with special needs children and boys of single parents.  He also speaks at local fishing clubs and West Marine retail stores on various topics related to fishing and boating.

Yvonne Wiseley

Marine Insurance Advisor, ext 232

Yvonne has been active in the marine insurance sector since 1974; she created Wiseley Marine Insurance in 1990. In 2001, she sold her agency to Wallace Welch & Willingham and ran its marine department until retiring in 1997 to travel the US with her husband. She recently moved back to Pinellas County and returned to W3 Marine as a trusted advisor. She says that her favorite part of returning to work is reconnecting with all the salesmen, brokers and friends she has made throughout her decades in the marine industry. Her favorite boating activity is fishing. Yvonne has 3 children and 7 grandchildren; in her free time, she serves as a Pinellas County Guardian Ad Litem. She also volunteers with the Children's Dream Fund.

Zack Adkins

Marine Client Service Representative, ext 157
Zack Adkins has more than 15 years of marine experience as an avid Tampa Bay fisherman and boat enthusiast. A Marine Client Service Representative, he holds a 2-20 insurance license and has a track record of customer service excellence. Zack is passionate about continuing his education in the marine industry. In the future, he hopes to create a nonprofit organization to reduce ocean pollution.