MG Skinner & Associates began its operations in Los Angeles, CA in 1977.
Having reached the top of national sales rankings with a large insurance brokerage, Mike Skinner set out to start an agency built on his experience and success with owners, managers and developers operators of Multi-Family and Commercial real estate.
Decades later, we continue to fulfill Mike’s original vision, building a reputation for excellent insurance products, process, and customer service, focused on innovative and efficient ways to serve our insureds and brokers.
Operating as a specialty insurance broker and program administrator, MG Skinner is licensed in all 50 states, providing proprietary property and casualty products of insurance for multi-family, commercial, hospitality, and community association assets.
Currently, we support the insurance of more than $16 billion of total insured values nationwide and our aim is to support and enrich our team, clients and partners so that they find value and success through our collective relationships.
Mike Skinner, owner and founder, was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area and graduated from Santa Clara University. Mike has been in the insurance business since 1968 and has been leading MG Skinner since its foundation in 1979. An avid sports fan, he has devoted much of his time to coaching, working with kids, and providing mentorship. He also serves as Chairman of the Board on the Palisades Community Center Committee and the Palisades Park Advisory Board, and was Pacific Palisades’ Citizen of the Year in 2003 for Outstanding Service to the Community. In 2006, he and his wife Carey established Skinner Vineyards and Winery in the Sierra Foothills, in pursuit of re-establishing a 150-year-old family legacy in winemaking.
Ryan serves as Vice President of MG Skinner & Associates. Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA, Ryan played quarterback at Brigham Young University and graduated with a degree in Business Management from the Marriott School. Upon graduation, Ryan spent two years with Sotheby’s International Realty, specializing in residential income properties. In 2005, he joined MG Skinner, where he handles operations, management and marketing, solidifying its place as an industry leader well into the future. Recently, he served as Chairman of the Greenwich Group, an international organization of independent insurance brokers.