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Meet Our Team

  • Donald Barton

    President
    Office: 770-691-2239
    Fax: 770-565-4304
    3827 Roswell Road NE, Ste 100-D
    Marietta GA 30062
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    Originally from Montreal Quebec, his parents moved the family to southern California when he was three years old. He attended college at El Camino College, and went to work for Allstate Insurance.

     

    By then he was living in Mission Viejo California, where he met his wife, Samantha. They were married and moved to the Atlanta area in 1981, where he then went to work for Metropolitan Insurance.

     

    He became a trainer, and then a manager with Metropolitan Insurance, and then he decided to open his own company in 1986.

     

    Don enjoys the beach, Jimmy Buffett music, sitting by the pool, movies, and margaritas on the weekends.

  • Samantha Silva

    Vice President
    Office: 770-691-2239
    Fax: 770-565-4304
    3827 Roswell Road NE, Ste 100-D
    Marietta GA 30062
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    She was born in San Jose California, but she was moved to the south where she spent the next 22 years. She attended the University Of South Carolina, and when she was 25 years old moved to Mission Viejo where she met her future husband, Don Barton.  By then she had her son, James, from a previous marriage.

     

    Sam worked for a transportation company while she lived in California, and while liking being in her home state, she missed the south.  So three years after Sam and Don married, they made the decision to move to the Atlanta area, and seven months later their daughter, Nicholle, was born.

     

    Sam joined Atlantic –Pacific Insurance right after its inception. Today she specializes in Commercial Insurance, Medicare, and Health Insurance.

     

    Sam enjoys her three furry children, two dogs, and a cat. She leads a book club, loves creating culinary master dishes, swimming, reading, writing, and a fine glass of red wine.

  • Nicholle Raven Danger

    V.P. of Operations
    Office: 770-691-2239
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    3827 Roswell Road NE, Ste 100-D
    Marietta GA 30062
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    Nicholle Danger, also known by her middle name “Raven,” has been a member of the Atlantic-Pacific Insurance team since she graduated college in 2003. She specializes in personal lines, health, and Medicare policies. 

     

    She graduated Cum Laude from Berry College in 2003, where she majored in English Literature. She then obtained her Master’s in Professional Counseling and graduated Summa Cum Laude from Argosy University in 2007. 

     

    She loves animals and has three fur babies (2 Bengal cats and an Alaskan Klee Kai dog) at home. Ms. Danger loves music, games, reading writing, comedy clubs, movies, and learning and expressing creativity and imagination. She can be seen yearly at DragonCon.

  • James Brown

    Sales
    Office: 770-691-2239
    Fax: 770-565-4304
    3827 Roswell Road NE, Ste 100-D
    Marietta GA 30062
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    James is originally from North Carolina, and now lives in the Atlanta area with his wife, and three beautiful children. James has been with Atlantic-Pacific since 2005 and his sale expertise is in the health insurance market.  James likes to spend time with his children overseeing their sports activities. Jim and the family love their two very large Great Danes, and just welcomed a third furry member to their family. 

  • Kristyn Collins

    Office Manager
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    Fax: 770-565-4304
    3827 Roswell Road NE, Ste 100-D
    Marietta GA 30062
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    Kristyn Collins is a native of Birmingham, AL. She joined the Atlantic-Pacific team February of 2017. Kristyn has been working as an administrative assistant, as well as a legal assistant for the past 6 years. 

     

    She attended Alabama A&M University where she was a member of the women's volleyball team and majored in Psychology. She later went on to study Social Work at the historic Miles College in Fairfield, Alabama. 

     

    She is the mother of two wonderful children, Marco and Kamryn. Kristyn enjoys watching college football, playing with her daughter, and watching movies with her son. She is always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone that she can.

  • Dakota

    Formal Greeter
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    3827 Roswell Road NE, Ste 100-D
    Marietta GA 30062
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    She Is a Chiweenie, and was rescued by the police from a bad home situation. She was given to a rescue center to find her a good home.  Dakota found a home with us, and is a very happy little dog. She works at Atlantic-Pacific and takes her job very seriously as head of security.  Dakota also loves apples, long walks, her sister brandy, and long naps in her bed. 

  • Brandy

    Head of Security
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    Fax: 770-565-4304
    3827 Roswell Road NE, Ste 100-D
    Marietta GA 30062
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    She is a Dachshund, who came to us from a rescue center, where she had been left by her human family who no longer could keep her. She is a very happy worker, and a very enthusiastic greeter at Atlantic-pacific. She loves people, cats, apples, her sister Dakota, squeaky toys, and long walks. Most of all, Brandy loves a warm lap, where she can relax.