• 500 West Madison Street, Suite 2700
    Chicago, IL 60661
  • Phone: (312)-630-0800
  • Fax: (312)-630-0833

Managing Members


J. Spencer Miller

Managing Member
President, Schwartz Brothers Insurance Agency

phone: 312.630.0854
email: smiller@schwartzbrothers.com

J. Spencer Miller began his insurance career with Schwartz Brothers Insurance Agency in 1979. Spence has years of experience in the construction industry, from surety and insurance needs to loss control, along with handling many real estate related accounts. This specialization in construction has led to positions on the agency advisory councils of Northbrook Property & Casualty, CNA and USF&G Surety.

Since 1983, Spence has served in various capacities with the National Association of Surety Bond Producers, specializing in their education process. From 1986-2000, Spence was a member of the faculty at the William J. Angell Surety School. In addition to being a member of their education committee since 1985 until today, Spence has chaired various committees for NASBP: Education (1995-1998), Site Selection (2000-2002), Annual Meeting (2004) and Finance (2004-2007). His service positions in the NASBP include that of director from 1995-1998, nomination to the position of 3rd Vice President in the spring of 2009, culminating with his election as National President in April 2010.

Spence has a BA in Business Administration and Finance, which he earned magna cum laude from Augustana College. He was also named Business Student of the Year in 1979.

He has presented at AICPA National Construction Industry Conferences and spoken to local construction groups. Spence is the current president of Schwartz Brothers Insurance Agency.