Who We Are

Headshot of Trish Fordyce, Owner/Broker at Riverside Insurance Services located in Cochrane, Alberta.

Trish Fordyce

Owner/Broker

Trish was born and raised in Calgary and has called Cochrane home since 1993. Trish has been in insurance since 2008. She joined Riverside in 2011 and was extremely excited to purchase half ownership of Riverside Insurance in 2016. In 2018 Trish became the principal owner of Riverside Insurance with her husband Keith. Trish takes delight in getting to know her clients, their families and their insurance needs. Trish’s number one focus is personal service!

Headshot of Keith Fordyce, Owner/Broker at Riverside Insurance Services located in Cochrane, Alberta.

Keith Fordyce

Owner/Broker

Keith joined Riverside Insurance in early 2018, and in July of that year he and Trish purchased the brokerage. Keith is is also a licensed life and critical illness insurance agent. He holds his BComm degree from the University of Calgary. He has spent his last 25 years working in accounting and bookkeeping. Keith has lived in Cochrane with his family since 1993 and loves to spend his spare time coaching and playing hockey as well as hiking in the mountains.

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Darren McDougall

Commercial Account Executive/Broker

Darren comes from Williams Lake British Columbia where he started his insurance career in 2003. His family had been in the business for over 50 years. He has been a resident of Cochrane since 2009 and has fallen in love with the community. He has a love for hockey, football and is an avid golfer. Darren is well versed in all lines of insurance and specializes in Commercial property/liability and Professional liability. He prides himself on his knowledge and customer service. Feel free to contact Darren for a free no obligation quote.

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Angela Richards

Broker

Angela is a lifelong resident of Cochrane and loves the community so much she and her husband decided to stay in Cochrane when they married in 1999. In 2001 Angela became a licensed Real Estate Agent and enjoyed working with buyers and sellers and being self-employed for 12 years. In 2013 she took some time off when her daughter was born and enjoyed a few years at home. In 2016 she joined Riverside Insurance and obtained her General Insurance Broker license. Again she enjoys working with clients and helping them with all their insurance needs. She is always happy to provide you with a free quote!

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Francesca Berube

Commercial Broker

Francesca is a customer service driven, highly motivated, goal oriented Commercial Account Executive with over 20 years experience in the insurance industry.  Francesca’s focus is on getting to know and understand your company in order to best meet your needs.  She delivers exceptional service with clarity to each new client she welcomes.  Her highly driven character to constantly excel comes through her work, continued desire to learn, and private pilot training.

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Eric Kruger

Broker

Eric was born and raised in Cochrane and has been living in the area his entire life. In his spare time he likes to spent time with his family as well as his excitable beagle puppy, Churro. He also enjoys travelling and playing sports including softball, basketball and skiing. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Calgary and has been an insurance broker since 2019. He prides himself in providing the highest level of customer service and is happy to assist with any and all insurance related needs.

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Steven LaClaire

Broker

Steven was born on Vancouver Island, and has been living in Alberta for over a decade. Since 2018, he has been a Cochranite, and is proud to call Cochrane home. Before starting with Riverside as an insurance broker, Steven previously worked in
the industry in both underwriting and automobile claims handling, and prior to that worked in banking and investing. Outside of work, Steven enjoys camping, trying (and sometimes failing) new recipes in the kitchen, and writing.

Headshot of Brittany Brammer, Administrative Assistant at Riverside Insurance Services located in Cochrane, Alberta.

Brittany Brammer

Administrative Assistant

Brittany joined Riverside Insurance in the spring of 2017 as our administration assistant. Brittany, her husband and young family call Cochrane home.