Eric specializes in commercial insurance, working with businesses to craft their insurance program on lines such as commercial auto, general liability and workers compensation along with all property lines. Having obtained his CLCS, Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist, Eric is extremely qualified to work with any of your business needs.
Eric is a lifetime member of the Eau Claire community, graduating from Memorial High School where he participated in Football, Hockey & Baseball. After graduation, Eric attended UW-Milwaukee, then transferred to UW-Eau Claire where he graduated with a bachelor’s of Business Administration.
Eric took a position at Midwest Manufacturing’s Extrusion Plant, where he worked throughout college and after graduating worked his way up to assistant plant manager before choosing to make a career change. In September 2012, Eric joined his father Dave at Strobel Insurance. Shortly after joining the team Eric began classes to earn his CLCS designation and since that time his primary focus within the agency has been as a commercial insurance expert.
Eric stayed involved in the community as a member of the Eau Claire Chamber’s Young Professionals of the Chippewa Valley organization where he sat on the leadership board for a number of years. Eric also enjoys volunteering and is currently working with the Boy Scouts on the Chippewa Valley Airshow!
Outside of work Eric enjoys anything outdoors, especially hunting, fishing, boating, and golf. More than anything Eric enjoys any of these activities that allow him to spend quality time with his family and friends building memories.
Eric met his wife Jessica, a graduate of North High school, while a senior at Memorial and the two were married in 2010. In 2014 Eric and Jessica welcomed daughter Evelynn; in 2018 son Ryker. Eric, Jessica, Evelynn, and Ryker are joined by the menacing mutt Todd Lee, a boxer/blue tick mix who loves his family as much as his naps and will be welcoming a new addition, a black lab puppy named Rett in April.