171 Follins Lane • St. Simons Island, Georgia 31522 : 912.638.4320 : linkedin.com/glynn-general-corp

Our Team

For more than 35 years, Glynn General’s team has provided prompt and thorough
service that leaves our customers highly satisfied.

Over the years, our team has grown and we now operate a Western Office to meet the needs of our customers
across the country. Get to know the dedicated and qualified staff members of Glynn General Companies LP.

Jock Cockroft

President & CEO

Jock joined Glynn General Companies LP in 1992 after spending five years with an Insurance company and eight years with a Caterpillar dealer in Texas. He holds a BS Degree in Agricultural Economics from Texas A&M University. In 1994 Jock purchased Glynn General Companies from the original owner and has been at the helm of the company since. With roots in Texas, Jock travels between his office there and the Operations office in St Simons Island, Georgia. In his free time, Jock enjoys golf, spending time with his kids and grandkids in Colorado and traveling with his wife Cindy.

Slade Rowland

Vice President of Sales

Slade began his career at Glynn General Companies LP in October of 2000. He has a BBA Degree in Economics and International Business from Georgia Southern University. He started with GGC as a claims processor and now serves as the Vice President of Sales. His duties include managing the claims department, risk analysis and program development; as well as overseeing the operations of our administrative office located in St. Simons Island, Georgia. He is married with three children and devotes the majority of his free time to them. When he finds extra time, he enjoys hunting, fishing and the year-round outdoor activities of Southeast Georgia.

Julie Criss

Vice President
of Operations

Julie joined Glynn General Companies LP in 2002. She works out of the corporate office where she oversees warranty administration, systems administration, and serves as the company’s compliance officer. Before entering the heavy equipment insurance field, Julie spent seven years following her passion, ultimately becoming a PGA golf professional. Prior to this pursuit she worked for eight years in the banking industry as a System Administrator and Trust Officer. Julie earned her BS in Business Administration from The Ohio State University. Since the corporate headquarters is on St. Simons Island, Georgia, Julie is able enjoy golf and train for triathlon competitions year-round.

Eric Strickland

Territory Manager

Eric earned his BBA in Accounting from the Valdosta State Langdale College of Business. Before joining Glynn General Companies LP in 2014, he spent five years as a Governmental Accountant and Assistant Purchasing Agent with Glynn County. After working for two years in our Claims Administration Office, Eric moved over to Sales. He is married with two daughters. When he’s not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family outdoors, cooking and watching collegiate sports.

Michael Raley

Western Territory

Michael was born and raised in a small town in Southeast Texas. He came to Glynn General with 13 years of experience in the equipment service and finance business. Michael started in the industry working for a large case dealer providing retail financial services to customers in a multi-state area. He then spent seven years working with dealers throughout Texas and surrounding states offering training and solutions for their equipment warranty and insurance needs. He is married to Diana and they have four children and four grandchildren. Michael has a passion for classic cars, particularly Corvairs, and enjoys weekend car shows.

Melissa Burnett


Melissa has been with Glynn General since 2007. Melissa came to us with fifteen years administrative operations experience working mainly in the lending and medical fields. Currently she is a claims processor and the supervisor of accounts payable. As a native of Southeast Georgia, she stayed close and earned her degree at College of Coastal Georgia. In her free time, she enjoys the numerous advantages of the easy-going coastal lifestyle.

Jeremy Cockroft


Jeremy joined Glynn General Companies LP in 2008 after completing his studies at Ft. Lewis College in Colorado where he earned a BS in Business Management. Jeremy worked at our Operations office in St Simons Island, Georgia before returning to Colorado in 2011 to assist with managing our Durango office. Jeremy and his wife Autumn have two kids. They all enjoy the year-round outdoor activities of Southwest Colorado.

Brian Freitag


Brian joined Glynn General Companies LP in 2011. Brian received his BS Degree in Business Management from Ft. Lewis College in Colorado and prior to his move to our corporate office to begin his career with GGC, he received his helicopter pilot ratings in Phoenix. After his training in the St Simons office, Brian relocated to Colorado to help manage the Durango Office. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys the numerous activities afforded by the nearby mountains.