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Home Office Team

Greg Temple
Chief Executive Officer
Greg Temple 

Mark Walsworth
Executive Vice President and
Chief Marketing Officer

Mark Walsworth, CFP, CLU, FIC

Dennis Popplewell
Senior Vice President - 
Field Distribution
Dennis Popplewell, LUTCF, FIC

Vice President - Agency Services
Tom Adamson, CLU, FIC, ChFC, CFFM

Geno Turek
Vice President - Product Solutions
Geno Turek, FLMI, ChFC, CLU, RICP

Kathleen Sparbanie Professional Photo
Director of Marketing
Kathleen Sparbanie

Anthony Szymanek Professional Photo 
Marketing Analyst and
Project Specialist
Anthony Szymanek, FIC

Nick Sentovich Headshot
Marketing Project Specialist
Nick Sentovich

Sandy Kresler Tan Background  Field Support Specialist Sandy Kresler


Michael Deering
Vice President - Investments
Michael Deering


Ben Guzman Professional Photo 
Senior Investment Analyst
Ben Guzman, AMLI, FIC


Laura Simon
Senior Investment Analyst
Laura Stanek, FLMI


Catholic Order of Foresters Team Values

Encourage flexibility, willingness to change, fairness and compassion
Foster support and provide resources for charitable and fraternal activities, and community, school and church outreach
Listen and communicate openly, while respecting others’ ideas and encouraging initiative
Maintain the highest standard of quality and accuracy
Offer opportunities for personal and professional growth and honor achievements
Recognize our inter-dependency and the need to work in partnership to secure the Order’s success
Respond to changing needs by developing new products and fraternal benefits that ensure the Order’s growth
Respect life and uphold Christian values and ethics


Our Mission

Catholic Order of Foresters is a trusted, 100+ year-old Catholic fraternal life insurance society dedicated to providing members with financial security and opportunities for spiritual, social and charitable growth. 


Our Award-Winning Team

Home Office Team earned a LOMA Excellence in Education Award.
COF earned a 2017 Esteemed Partner Award from Catholic Charities - Diocese of Joliet.
Catholic Forester Magazine received an APEX (Awards for Publication Excellence) in 2017 & 2018.

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