Management Team

Ralph Mencia

Ralph Mencia began his career in the PEO industry as the first franchise owner for Professional Employee Management Inc. out of Bradenton Florida in the late 90's. The relationships and experiences born from that period were the catalyst to American Employee Leasing Inc. (AEL) where Ralph was one of 5 principles at this PEO. AEL was eventually sold to an investment group out of New York.

In 2001 Ralph began dealings with Pride Risk Solutions, Inc. a PEO Brokerage with exclusive contracts with several national PEOs. Pride Risk Solutions, Inc. was founded by Michael Rosier, a prior partner at AEL. Within 12 months Ralph was made partner and later in 2005 was named President.

Ralph has overseen the transformation and rebranding of the company to what it is today. Pride Risk Solutions, Inc. is a marketing/program management company for SouthEast Personnel Leasing based in Holiday Florida.

Today Ralph's responsibilities are to open new markets for SouthEast Personnel Inc. by way of the Pride Risk Solutions, Inc. business model.


Toll Free: 800-714-2336 Ext 3

Greg Craddock
Vice President

Greg Craddock has worked with Pride Risk Solutions, Inc. since 2002, and officially came onboard in 2008. Greg has over 20 years experience in the PEO business as a salesperson. As a licensed insurance agent, Greg worked for an independent agency, assisting them with PEO sales, as well as traditional P&C coverage. Using this experience, Greg handles submission process at Pride Risk Solutions, Inc. from preliminary underwriting, to pricing and client issues. Greg has a Marketing degree from Southern Miss and a MBA from UNF.


Toll Free: 800-714-2336 Ext 2

Kimberly Hayden, AAI
Marketing /
Relationship Manager

Kimberly Hayden is a licensed property/casualty insurance agent with an Accredited Adviser in Insurance (AAI) designation. In 2001, Kimberly began her career in the insurance industry in Pennsylvania and in 2004 relocated to Florida. Kimberly has been employed within the Agent/Broker & Wholesale segments. In recognition of her efforts, Kimberly has received several awards throughout her career.

In 2011, Kimberly began working in the PEO segment, which she assisted in the creation of a national PEO Brokerage program at the 4th largest insurance brokerage company in the U.S. In addition, she also provided PEO Risk Management/Insurance to the PEO companies.

In 2014, Kimberly began her employment with Pride Risk Solutions, Inc. As the Marketing / Relationship Manager, Kimberly will be able to utilize her vast background and knowledge to bring the program continued success.

Toll Free: 800-714-2336 Ext 7