Meet the Team

Bart Baker, LUTCF, Insurance Agency Owner

Bart Baker, LUTCF

Agency Owner bart@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 100

Bart Baker is a native Angelino and has been a resident of Malibu for over 3 decades. He is an award winning insurance and financial services professional. Bart has his property and casualty, life and medical licenses, as well as his series 6 and 63 licenses for Financial Services. He also has his LUTC title. Bart has proudly been a Farmers agent since 1985 and has spent years attaining the highest honors in the company. He has been a 15 time Presidents Council agent and has also represented Farmers on the Zurich Insurance Advisory Council. Bart has achieved Top of the Table and Court of the Table status of the Million Dollar Round Table. For over twenty years, he had a career in civil service as a Los Angeles County Fireman and Engineer. Above all, Bart enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife, three children and four grandsons. He is an avid cyclist and loves supporting local charities, including The Lighthouse Women & Children Emergency Shelter, and The Boys & Girls Club of Malibu.

Wendy Baker, Director of Operations

Wendy Baker

Director of Operations wendy@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 106

I am the Co-Owner of B.W. Baker Insurance Services and the Director of Operations. My involvement in the insurance agency includes Office Management, Human Resources, and Accounting. Bart and I have been married for over three decades and have three children, and four grandsons. I have my property and casualty, and life and health insurance licenses. I am interested in tennis, cycling, spinning, hiking, reading, and traveling. I regularly support the Lighthouse Shelter, as well as many local charities in the community.

Stacy McCloskey, Executive Administrative Assistant

Stacy McCloskey

Executive Administrative Assistant stacy@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 112

I am the Executive Administrative Assistant for Bart and Wendy Baker. I bring with me over twenty years experience in the field. I have extensive experience with all administrative tasks, including scheduling, correspondence, and customer service. I am able to tailor my skills to meet the needs of all of our clients and staff members. As a senior assistant, I am available to assist my co-workers at all times. I am also available to interact with potential and existing clients, and strive to increase customer satisfaction at all times. In my free time I enjoy, tennis, golf, cooking and watching sports.

Kim Hahn, Receptionist & Claims Concierge

Kim Hahn

Receptionist & Claims Concierge kim@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 101

I am the friendly liaison between the office and the client. I bring a sense of humor and a positive, warm attitude that is so necessary to customer care, our number one priority. I am also the claims concierge for the agency, which means collecting accident details, suggestions for conveniently located repair shops, rental pickups, and making sure there’s no gap in communication between adjusters and our clients. I hail from the East Coast but have lived in California most of my life. I love treasure hunting for antiques and collectibles, and I am hoping my two granddaughters will enjoy them later in life.

Brian Baker, Personal Lines Producer

Brian Baker

Personal Lines Producer brian@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 114

I was Born and raised in Malibu California. I Graduated from California State University Chico in 2009 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Commercial Recreation. I also have my property and casualty license. Growing up around the insurance business has given me a deep understanding of the business and I pride myself on local community knowledge. I have been a part of the community since birth and I am extremely excited in taking the next step to serve the community in making sure they are properly insured along with information in dealing with all of Malibu’s unique needs.

George Martinez, Personal Lines Producer

George Martinez

Personal Lines Producer jorge@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 102

My name is George Martinez. I am a producer in the Personal Lines department at B.W. Baker Insurance Agency. I have been with Farmers Insurance for over ten years. I have my property and casualty, and life and health licenses. I specialize in high-end properties. I exemplify myself in providing superior customer service.

Tori Mauga, Personal Lines Assistant

Tori Mauga

Personal Lines Assistant tori@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 103

My name is Tori Mauga. I am currently assisting in the Personal Lines department dealing with customer service, billing, and quoting. I am currently working toward a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology. I love learning new languages and can speak Hawaiian and Samoan. I am currently trying to learn German and American Sign Language. I was born and raised in Hawaii. I am now residing in Ventura. I spend most of my time reading or going to the gym and I like to stay involved with my church.

Virginia Barragon, Personal Lines Producer

Virginia Barragan

Personal Lines Producer virginia@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 105

My name is Virginia. I am the head of Farmers Personal Lines department. I have my licenses in property and casualty, as well as life and health. I have been with B.W. Baker Insurance agency for nearly ten years. Excellence in customer service is my number one priority. I was born and raised in Oxnard. I am involved in my church and love to shop, travel, and watch great movies. I am a sports lover at heart, especially when it comes to basketball. My favorite team is the Los Angeles Lakers.

Dulce Fernandez, Customer Service Representative

Dulce Fernandez

Customer Service Representative dulce@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 110

Dulce currently assists in our Personal Lines Insurance and Health & Life Insurance departments. She spends a majority of her outside time as an active member of her community and church. Dulce currently resides in Oxnard, California. Her hobbies include jogging on the beach during the summer and snowboarding during the winter.

Vanessa Diaz, Customer Service Representative & Personal Lines Assistant

Vanessa Diaz

Customer Service Representative & Personal Lines Assistant vanessa@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 104

My name is Vanessa. I am a Customer Service representative and Assistant in the Personal Lines department. . Virginia, Dulce, and I work together as a team to provide the best customer service for our clients. I assist at the reception desk when Kim is out of the office. I live in Oxnard, California and enjoy hiking, camping, and the outdoors.

Brittani Finney, Administrative Assistant

Brittani Finney

Administrative Assistant for Life, Health and Financial Services brittani@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 110

Hi! My name is Brittani Finney and I am the Administrative Assistant for Life, Health and Financial Services. I have 2 years of experience in the insurance business. The majority of my experience is in the Claims Department, however, I am excited to branch out and learn an entirely different side of the business. In my spare time I love to read, exercise and spend time with my family, friends and 3 Jack Russell Terriers.

Sara Toone, Commercial Lines Producer

Sara Toone

Commercial Lines Producer sara@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 109

My name is Sara Toone. I graduated from the University of Savannah, Georgia with a degree in Psycology. I currently work in the commercial department as an assistant to the department’s producers. I do have my Property and Casualty license so I am able to discuss coverage to assist the producers to the best of my abilities. One of my main priorities is customer service in which I assist with all aspects of our clients commercial needs. I love working as an assistant in the commercial department as I get to talk to so many wonderful people during the day and really enjoy getting to know our clients. If anyone should ever have any questions regarding commercial insurance, please don’t ever hesitate to ask me! I reside in Port Hueneme, California with my husband and two daughters.

Susan Hansen, Commercial Lines Producer

Susan Hansen

Commercial Lines Producer susan@bwbaker.com (310) 457-5092 ext. 108

Hello, my name is Susan Hansen. I am happy to hold a position at B.W. Baker Insurance Services in Malibu, CA. I work in the Commercial Department as an administrative assistant and customer service representative. Putting our clients first is our number one priority. I am new to the exciting world of insurance coming from 17 plus years in the commercial real estate field. I am eager to about learn commercial insurance and look forward to getting to know our clients. I am an avid animal lover, like to read and take walks with my two little loves, Mia and Riley.

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