About Us

Management Team

Scott Oksnee

Scott Oksnee is the president and CEO of LaBarre/Oksnee Insurance and one of the agency’s founders.  Scott is a visionary industry leader who has created a new category of insurance service specifically focused on exceeding the needs of homeowner associations. Scott leads the company by spearheading business strategies that concentrate on expanding the company’s business scope, growing its customer base and enabling continuous customer service improvements. Scott is responsible for creating new business opportunities and maintaining strategic relationships, which is demonstrated by the list of LaBarre/Oksnee’s carrier appointments that includes the industry’s most respected and influential companies. He also manages the recruiting and development of the company's sales staff.

Curt LaBarre

Curt LaBarre is one of the founders of LaBarre/Oksnee Insurance and is the company’s vice president overseeing producer education. As a leading commercial producer for more than 27 years, Curt has also been influential in the development of homeowner and condominium association insurance specialization. Curt has built a reputation for outstanding service and professionalism, is instrumental in attaining LaBarre/Oksnee’s licensing in the western United States, and has managed the writing and servicing of more than 3,000 homeowner associations in California, Arizona, and Nevada. He is a member of Community Associations Institute (CAI) in California and Nevada where he has served not only on the Board of Directors but on several committees. Curt is also a founding member of CACM, California Association of Community Managers, where he has written articles and has been a keynote speaker for several CAI and CACM events. Curt is certified as a Community Insurance Risk Management Specialist (CIRMS) with CAI.

Danette Ewoldt

Danette Ewoldt is the CFO at LaBarre Oksnee Insurance. Danette is responsible for aligning the company’s strategic business plans and goals with strong financial management. Danette is a Certified Public Accountant who leverages her more than 21 years of experience with her wealth of accounting, tax and business operations knowledge to develop sound fiscal policies, which have contributed to LaBarre/Oksnee’s growth. Prior to joining LaBarre/Oksnee, Danette worked in public accounting at Arthur Andersen and Ernst and Young.

Linda Litavis

Linda Litavis is the vice president of operations at LaBarre/Oksnee Insurance. Linda has the responsibility for overseeing and managing the day-to-day business operations for the company, which includes recruiting and mentoring employees and maintaining the high level of customer service LaBarre/Oksnee is known for. Her vast experience in HOA insurance and risk management ensures that the company exceeds the expectations of its client base has led to operational efficiencies and enhancements. An insurance industry veteran, Linda has held several related insurance managerial positions for leading property management companies.