Better Cover, LLC is an independent insurance agency dedicated to providing a fast, transparent, digital homeowners insurance shopping experience.
From our office in New York City, we're using technology to change the way people buy homeowners insurance, for the better.
Meet the Better Cover team
Stuart Winchester - General Manager, Insurance
Stuart Winchester is currently the General Manager of Insurance at Better, responsible for standing up and scaling insurance operations and identifying new opportunities for Better in insurance. Stuart joined Better in 2018 as the Director of Revenue & Acquisition, with the mandate to drive scale and efficiency across Better’s multi-channel marketing and customer acquisition strategy.
Previously, Stuart worked as the Senior Manager and Interim General Manager for General Assembly’s flagship New York campus, leading a successful turnaround across marketing, operations, sales, and student outcomes. General Assembly is the leading source for in-demand skills training and career transitions worldwide. Before General Assembly, Stuart worked on the founding team at Accordion, growing the company from start-up consultancy into an established financial and portfolio operations partner to firms like KKR, General Atlantic, The Carlyle Group.
Ethan Langevin - Senior Engineer
Ethan Langevin is currently a senior software engineer overseeing all aspects of the technical implementation of Better Cover. Previously, Ethan worked across the stack at Better Mortgage on automating pieces of the mortgage process, creating a datawarehouse that is currently leveraged across all business stakeholders across the organization, built the analytics platform empowering marketing and product teams to measure and optimize conversion rates, and building a customer communication platform that is used exclusively to manage Better's sales team customer communication in the mortgage product.
Prior to coming to Better Mortgage, Ethan was a software engineer at Grouper where he worked primarily on constructing the backend to power a brand new mobile first product. After launch he was primarily focused on running A/B tests and the corresponding analysis to improve the product.
Debra Gunn - Insurance Operations
Debra Gunn is currently on the operations team. Her background as a commercial insurance broker easily translates into her insurance operations role as she assesses Better Cover's agency needs and provider relationships.
Previously, as a Senior Account Manager at Lockton Companies, Debra handled direct client relationships for commercial insurance accounts. Debra has years of experience working with decision makers for small and enterprise companies to help consult on the most efficient insurance program for their financial needs and risk profile. At times, she acted as an ad hoc risk manager for the companies. Her expertise is in Property and Casualty, with additional background in specialized coverages including Errors and Omission and Professional Liability.
Michael Chuen - Data Scientist
Michael Chuen is currently a Data Scientist at Better Mortgage, responsible for architecting the team’s data and analytics framework to drive business growth.
Prior to joining Better, Michael was a Vice President at Bank of America in their Global Risk Analytics group, constructing analyses, tools, and visualizations to guide the firm’s executives to make data driven decisions on commercial loan portfolio strategy.