About Us

Vantage Pointe full-servicervice independent insurance agency dedicated to providing our clients with insurance solutions. Serving the Grand Rapids area, we’re part of the local community and have a vested interest in our clients’ personal and business success. Whether you’re seeking to augment existing insurance, or need a full complement of coverage, we’re your one-stop solution for insurance solutions.

Meet Our Team

David Pasciak


David R. Pasciak, founder and President of VantagePointe Financial Group began his financial services career in 1980 in a Detroit based John Hancock office. In 1992 David’s outstanding performance caught the attention of the John Hancock Management Division, and an offer to serve as General Agent for the Grand Rapids, Michigan office soon followed. Moving his young family to West Michigan in 1992 was a challenge David accepted eagerly.

David has a great appreciation for the importance of serving community. In 2008 VantagePointe Financial Group named Special Olympics as a firm-wide charity. David felt this was a supportive way to combine his passion for sports and children. Over past years, he has helped coach Special Olympics basketball games, and participated in many other events to benefit these phenomenal athletes.

Born and raised in Michigan, David resides in Rockford with his wife Sharon. He is the proud father of two children, Bryan and Lauren. David and his family are active members of Blythefield Baptist Church.

Matt Vriesenga

Vice President

Matt is one of the founders and owners of VantagePointe Risk Management. He has 16 years of insurance experience and focuses most of his time on commercial insurance. He is also licensed for property and casualty, life and health insurance.
Matt is a native of Grand Rapids, Michigan and currently resides in East Grand Rapids. He received his bachelor’s degree from Western Michigan University where he also played baseball for the Bronco’s. He is the Varsity head baseball coach at Rockford High School and is active in the West Michigan community. Matt is an active member in his church and loves to spend time with his wife Allison and 3 boys, Zach, Carter and Cameron.

Jeffrey S. Light, ChSNC™

Vice President

Jeff has been with The VantagePointe organization since 2001 after graduating from Western Michigan University. Jeff has two children, and is active in their school and extra-curricular activities. Jeff also volunteers with various special education programs and charities throughout West Michigan.

Tiffany Burke

Tiffany has been working in the insurance industry since 2013 and has been with VantagePointe Risk Management since 2017.  She graduated from Central Michigan University in 2007.  Tiffany has two children who keep her very busy when she’s not in the office.  In her free time, she enjoys watching and participating in sports.

Megan Devereux

Megan has been in the insurance industry with VPRM since 2013. Starting in personal lines and then transitioning to commercial lines.  Megan resides in Walker with her husband Rob, daughter Carlee, and son Joey.  In her free time Megan enjoys watching and playing sports and spending time at their families’ properties up north.

Charity Ledeboer

Charity has been working at VantagePointe Risk Management since 2016. Prior to the VPRM, Charity managed at Starbucks for 15 years. Outside of work, Charity enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  Charity loves to go camping, kayaking and sitting poolside.


Stephanie Noyes

Stephanie has been with VantagePointe for almost a year as an administrative assistant. She attended Central Michigan University. Prior to working at VantagePointe she has worked in retail for 12 years. Stephanie has three children who keep her busy with sports and school activities.


Candice Snyder

Candice joined VantagePointe Risk Management in June 2018. She received an associate degree from MCC and is set to finish her Bachelors in Business, with a concentration in Information Technology, as of December 2018 from Ferris State University. While new to the insurance industry, Candice is excited to utilize her business skill-set to ensure customer satisfaction for our clients. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband James, three daughters, and son.

Michael Fowle

Mike has been in the insurance industry for just over a year. After graduating from CMU he taught elementary school for 12 years, where he earned his Masters degree in Administrative Leadership. Mike and his wife are always on the go with their four kids. They love being outdoors, traveling, and staying active.