Potter Risk Management of WNY 1-800-682-5049 Ext. 11

Our Team

Ed Duetsch


 Ed has been in the risk planning & insurance business his entire career. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington and started his insurance career after graduation.

Ed has earned several professional designations included the Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AII) from The Insurance Institute; the Life Underwriters Training Council Fellow (LUTCF) designation; the Financial Services Specialists (FSS) and the Financial Services Certified Professional FSCP) from the American College of Financial Services. 

He is a licensed property, casualty, life and health insurance agent and a broker in New York, as well as many other states. He provides focused insurance evaluations, planning, as well risk and loss control analysis for our clients.

Esther Duetsch


 Esther has been in the insurance business more than 35 years. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Concordia College in Bronxville, NY, and her Masters in Education degree from Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY. 

She continued her education, earning the Accredited Customer Service Representative (ACSR) designation through the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America; and was the first recipient to earn the full designation in New York State.

She also holds the Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI) designation from The Insurance Institute through Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America.

Esther is a licensed property and casualty insurance agent and broker in New York and many other states.