Chris Bender

Vice President Benefits, Partner

(916) 380-5327
Designation: CBC, Certified PPACA Professional

About Chris

With 15 years of experience in insurance, Chris’s time in the industry has ranged from customer service, sales and underwriting to management of service and sales.


Chris manages the personal insurance team, which include services for both home and auto coverage. WGBCO’s personal lines department has achieved numerous awards, including Agency of the Year, Top Producer of the Year, Elite Status, and Inner Circle Status. WGBCO’s personal lines department ranks among the top in the region. The true success in business, Chris states, is from the customer’s appreciation of WGBCO’s service. “As WGBOC devotes time in every meeting toward improving and enhancing service to the customer, it is imperative that the skills and talents of the team result in the highest level of customer satisfaction.”

In The Community

Chris is a member of the Rocklin Chamber of Commerce and received the Agency’s Manager of the Year award for 2004, 2005 and 2007.


Spending time with his family, Bible study, music and sports occupy the majority of Chris’s spare time.