Our Team

Meet your local insurance experts.

Outstanding service starts with an outstanding team. Meet the professionals behind Awesome Insurance.


Brad Salute

Founder, CEO

Brad Salute founded the agency in 1984 and has a deep understanding of the insurance marketplace. This knowledge brings a substantial competitive edge for our client’s needs. His long standing relationship with the top insurance carriers in the country provide access to markets only available to a national brokerage.  Brad is the CEO of Temecula Insurance Services and Desert Southwest Insurance Brokers.

He is married to Kim and has 3 daughters, Ashlee, Emma, and Maddie.

Contact Brad directly at (951) 951-694-5200 ext 105
Email Brad@TemeculaInsuranceServices.com


Mark Anselmo

Financial Products

Mark has been in the Financial and Insurance Services industry since 1991 and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. During his career, he has held Management and Senior positions with the largest investment and insurance companies in the world, including Fidelity Investments and Lincoln Financial Group. Mark has earned the CFP®/Certified Financial Planner designation, which is known as one of the premier certifications to have as a Financial Advisor. Mark’s specialty lies in the Retirement Plan and Group Benefits areas which include 401(k)/403(b) design and implementation, Group Health Insurance, Voluntary Benefits such as Life, Disability, Dental and more. His corporate and institution plans have included USC, State of California, The Aerospace Corporation, Pepperdine University and more. His goal is to bring premier retirement and benefits planning to his community.

Mark is married to his beautiful wife, Kathy, and has two wonderful sons, Anthony, and Nicholas. They have lived in the Temecula Valley for over 20 years.

Contact Mark directly at (951) 951-694-5200 ext 107
Email Mark@TemeculaInsuranceServices.com


Steve Falk

Commercial Insurance Lines

Since graduating from the University of Southern California with a BA in Communications, Steve has had the pleasure of helping both small and large business owners find solutions for their businesses for over 28 years. His wide range of experiences and knowledge in advertising, marketing, commercial real estate and managing three local nonprofits provide a unique perspective for him to better understand the needs of local business. Steve truly enjoys working with entrepreneurs, and shares their passion for business! Steve welcomes the opportunity to learn about your commercial insurance needs and to work hard to earn your business!

He is married to Kellie and enjoys time with their kids, Katie and Mitchel exploring the desert on dirt bikes or enjoying the beaches of Baja California.

Contact Steve directly at (657) 777-3255
Email Steve@TemeculaInsuranceServices.com

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