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About Us

About Hometown

It is our pleasure to introduce you to Hometown Insurance – one of New York State’s leading Independent Insurance Agencies.

From Main Street businesses to large municipalities, we can custom-tailor an insurance program to meet your unique needs at the most competitive price. If it’s personal auto & home insurance that you need, we’ve got you covered.

Dedicated to high standards of excellence, we have been providing quality products and services from top-rated insurance companies since 1979. We value each and every one of our customers.

Our Customer Service Representatives and Producers have met New York State’s stringent educational, testing, and licensing requirements. We have made a commitment to continuing education so that we may remain knowledgeable in serving you.

Though we have grown over the years, we continue the traditions established by our founders. We remain your local, family-owned and operated Independent Insurance Agency, proud to serve and be part of the community we live in.

Our commitment is to serve you with the highest degree of professionalism. You can expect us to utilize our extensive knowledge and experience to act as your personal insurance advisers. Our formula for success is quite simple – we work for you!

Thank you for choosing Hometown for all of your insurance needs.

Meet The Team!

Executive Management


Rebecca Weber, CPCU

President & Chief Executive Officer

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Eric Keiffert, CPCU

Executive Vice President

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Joanie LaFemina

Vice President of HR & Marketing

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

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Jack Tramuta

Personal Lines Sales

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Life Agent

Independent Adjuster

Extension: x306

Sandy Wess

Front Desk Reception

Administrative Assistant

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Claudia King

Personal Account Coordinator

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Extension: x327

Faith Lambert

Personal Lines Sales

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Licensed Life

Accident & Health Broker

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Melissa Sauer

Director of Personal Lines Operations

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Notary Public

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Sue Piazza

Personal Account Representative

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Extension: x303

Pasquale Burdo

Personal Account Representative

Licensed Personal Lines Broker

Extension: x302

Jacob Keiffert

Personal Account Representative

Licensed Personal Lines Broker

Extension: x328

Caitlin O'Brien

Customer Service Representative

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Jessica Picascio

Office Assistant

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Bud Fritzen

Renewal Underwriter

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

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Anna Olmedo

Senior Account Executive

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Extension: x354

John Machalski

Account Executive

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Extension: x329

Jack Tramuta

Commercial Sales

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Life Agent

Independent Adjuster

Extension: x306

John (Jay) Dipalma

Commercial Sales

Licensed Property & Casualty

Life, Accident & Health Broker

Extension: x358

James Small

Commercial Sales and Service

Licensed Property & Casualty

Life, Accident & Health Broker

Extension: x323

Jenn Barrett

Director of Commercial Lines Operations

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Extension: x318

Corinne Rooney

Claims and Certificate Coordinator

Licensed Property & Casualty

Extension: x352

Shannon Carlson

Claims and Certificate Coordinator

Licensed Property & Casualty

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Vince Marmorale

Partner

LOSAP Agent

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

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Robert Sagistano

Vice President

LOSAP Agent

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Extension: x301

Jack Tramuta

Account Manager

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Life Agent

Independent Adjuster

Extension: x306

Kathleen Rafferty

Senior Service Award Program Specialist

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Extension: x352

Sue Bombowsky

Service Award Program Specialist

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Extension: x348

Donna Rooney

Service Award Program Specialist

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Extension: x349

Teresa Cowan

Service Award Program Specialist

Licensed Property & Casualty Broker

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

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Steve Bucci

Accounting Manager

Public Notary

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Theresa Puleo

Accounting Assistant

Extension: x344

Ed Mashmann

Medicare Advantage Specialist

Licensed Life, Accident & Health Broker

Extension: x305

Matt Racanelli

Chief Financial Officer

Laura Walden

Accounting Assistant

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Anthony Ezzo

Accounting Assistant

Kathleen Lombardo

Office Coordinator

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