Meet the triton team

Bob Peck, Partner, CEO


The Founding Partner of Triton Insurance, Bob has 23 years of experience in property, casualty insurance and risk management advisory services. Starting his career in New York with Marsh McLennan and a former partner with Hinckley Insurance, Bob brings deep expertise from both the corporate and agency perspectives. He lives on Aquidneck Island with his wife and three boys and is a lifelong boating enthusiast.   

David Markell, President and COO

David B. Markell is the third generation in his family to enter the insurance industry after graduation from college. He joined his family business Markell & Sons which was established in 1915 in Fall River, MA. Commercial insurance was his specialty and after many years he opened a second office in Newport, RI. Since selling the agencies a number of years ago, David has now joined Triton Insurance as a partner handling both personal and commercial accounts.

About Us

Jennifer Casey, Office Manager

Jennifer joined the Triton team in 2012 and is responsible for all policy changes, invoicing and billing inquiries.  She holds an agent license in property and casualty and has over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry with 12 of those years involved in marine underwriting. Jennifer offers superb customer service to all Triton clients.

Laura Wheeler, Operations Assistant

Laura is responsible for general account maintenance and marketing. She has an undergrad in communications from the University of Minnesota and achieved an MBA from Benedictine University. Laura has 8 years’ experience in business and over 12 years’ in the yachting industry. Laura is an avid sailor and has raced collegiately and professionally.   

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person! We are located right on historic Newport Harbor

For email inquiries, to start a free, no-obligation quote of for more information write to

Triton Insurance Agency, LLC

1 Washington Street, Newport, RI 02840



Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday and Sunday: By appointment