Thompkins Masonic Insurance Program


Serving the needs of all Masonic Fraternal Organizations and Benevolent Social Organizations



About Us

The Thompkins Masonic Insurance Program continues to provide its Property/Liability program specifically designed for the insurance needs of the Masonic Community.  With a successful over 50 year history in serving the Masonic family, the Thompkins program offers coverage custom-tailored to the unique needs of Masonic organizations.

As an additional benefit, the program is backed by a professional service team with extensive experience in Masonic coverages and insurance requirements.  With competitive premiums, along with superior coverage and service offerings, Thompkins continues as the nation’s leading facility for specialized Masonic insurance.

Eligible organizations and facilities include:

  • Shrine Temples
  • Blue Lodges
  • Grand Lodges, including
  • State Master Programs
  • Scottish Rite
  • York Rite
  • Order of the Eastern Star
  • Job’s Daughters
  • Demolay
  • Other Masonic Appendant Organizations

Coverages include:

  • Property
  • Liability
  • Inland Marine
  • Crime
  • Equipment Breakdown
  • Auto
  • D&O
  • Umbrella Liability
  • Special Events and other items, customized as needed
  • TULIP (Tenants Users Liability Insurance Program)

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Program Overview

The Thompkins Masonic Insurance Program is a specialty insurance solution that serves the Masonic community, including: Grand Lodges, Blue Lodges, Shriners, York Rite, Scottish Rite along with their affiliated youth groups, and other Masonic appendant entities.  Markel Specialty is a specialty insurance provider and an operating unit of Markel Insurance.

Rated "A" Excellent (XV) by A.M. Best Company, Markel Specialty is a leading underwriter of program Business in the U.S. addressing niche markets and supported by program administrators with market leading infrastructure and underwriting expertise.

The Thompkins program offers coverage customized to Masonic requirements backed by a staff with a deep technical background and a personal commitment to service...service that reflects the values of the Masonic community. 

  • Pre-negotiated low rates with coverage enhancements  
  • We partner with local agents who specialize in working with Fraternal Organizations
  • Program Administrator – controlled claims adjusting and advocacy

The program addresses key insurance coverages, such as Property, Crime, General Liability, Inland Marine, Commercial Auto, Excess Liability, and Cyber Liability.  The program that we have with Shrine Temples throughout the U.S. is written on a per Temple basis. Named Insured includes all of the Shrines, Clubs, and Units. It also automatically names Shriners International as Additional Insured and provides unique coverage for Shrine Parade vehicles including liability coverage for member owned parade vehicles.

The Masonic Insurance Program has served the diverse needs of the Masonic fraternity for over 50 years.  Our foundation of cost-effective solutions delivered with high-quality personal service is a key element that sets us apart.


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Tenants Users Liability Insurance Policy (TULIP)

For our Shrine Temples, our program includes access to Tenants Users Liability Insurance Policy (TULIP):

As outlined to Recorders at the last Imperial Session, there is a unique Shriners-customized solution to the liability insurance requirements for non-Masonic renters/users of Shrine facilities: the TULIP Program (Tenants Users Liability Insurance Policy).  For a quick quote for your renters/users of your Shrine facilities, please visit TULIP Purchase

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Contact Information


      • (800) 824-9818 Toll Free
      • (925) 482-9382 Main Number
      • (925) 210-1325 Fax

      Mailing Address

      San Diego Office
      MMA Programs
      a division of Marsh & McLennan Insurance Agency LLC
      9171 Towne Centre Drive, Suite 100

      San Diego, CA 92122

      Walnut Creek Office
      MMA Programs – TMIP

      1340 Treat Blvd., Suite 250
      Walnut Creek, CA 94597


        Alex Bagdonas
        Director of MMA Programs
        Underwriting and Administration

        (605) 215-7217


        Daniel Argueta
        Program Production Executive

        (925) 482-9385 


        David Neal
        Programs Executive Underwriter

        (858) 750-4570

        Casey Butler
        Program Underwriter  

        (415) 230-7223   

        Lea Ann Chacanaca
        Program Underwriter

        (858) 875-6597

        Andrew Laureano
        Program Underwriter

        (925) 482-9369

        Karen Spiteri
        Program Underwriter

        (925) 482-9386 


        Linh Le
        Policy Administration Supervisor

        (858) 550-4981

        Desiree Prado
        Policy Administrator/Billing 

        (858) 875-6591

        Rachael Williamson
        Policy Administrator II/Premium Audit 

        (858) 550-4963

        Note:  New Submissions require a minimum of 30 days to process prior to Effective Date. 

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        License Information

        Thompkins Masonic Insurance Program, a Marsh & McLennan Insurance Agency LLC company, is licensed under California License #OH18131.

        If you have any questions concerning our licensing in your area, please email Linh Le, Policy Administration Supervisor, at MMA Programs.


        As a Program Administrator, MMA Programs underwrites and delivers specialty insurance solutions to targeted industries. Working with insurance brokers who specialize in the class of business served by our programs, we provide collaborative and advantaged solutions to program buyers.  Please visit us at to learn about our program offerings and the variety of coverages and coverage enhancements.  MMA Programs is a division of Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC.

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