Meet The Team


Michael Schendel

President of Centennial Surety Associates, Inc.

Fidelity and Deposit Company in Baltimore. While employed with this company, Michael attended Johns Hopkins University and earned his Master's Degree in Finance. After gaining more experience and knowledge in an underwriter position Michael decided to establish Centennial Surety Associates, Inc in 2001. The agency has grown to one of the area’s largest independently owned "Bond Only" Agencies in the Maryland-DC-Virginia Marketplace.


Reggie Jarvis

Vice-President of Centennial Surety Associates, Inc.

Mr. Jarvis obtained a B.S. in Accounting from Towson University. He brought to Centennial his 10+ years of experience as a C.F.O./Controller at various local construction or venture capitalist companies. He possesses in-depth knowledge of financial analysis and a unique ability to explain bonding. Mr. Jarvis specializes in business development for minority and emerging contractors with the goal of assisting these firms with the acquisition of bonding and the knowledge to grow a sustainable, profitable organization.


Courtney Seed

Bond Manager

Courtney obtained her B.S. degree in Insurance and Financing from Radford University. She also obtained the AFSB accreditation for surety professionals. Courtney has been in the bonding industry for 30 years serving both on the surety side and agency side of the business which enables her to provide in-depth and detailed knowledge of the surety industry in helping out her clients.