Meet Our Staff

As our client, you will have a team of highly qualified professionals working for you to provide you with the best coverage for you, your family, or your business.  Building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.

Douglas Cheeseman

President
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Jessica Bilodeau

Office Manager
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Jessica has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Champlain College and has worked in the business and banking fields for many years. She started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2013 as a Personal Lines Advisor and was recently promoted to Office Manager overseeing their three offices.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Christopher Richard

Vice President - Personal Lines Department
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Chris attended Norwalk Community College. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2005 as a Vice President Personal Lines Account Executive in their Burlington office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Edward Ratte

Personal Lines Account Executive
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Edward has a Bachelor’s Degree from Champlain College. He has worked at Nationwide Insurance as a Manager for six years and in the insurance field for over twenty years. Ed started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2018 as a Personal Lines Account Executive in their Milton Office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Dawn Palumbo

Personal Lines Assistant - Personal Lines Department
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Dawn has worked in the insurance and business fields for many years. She started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2017 as a Sales Assistant in the Personal Lines Department located in the Milton office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Arnela Lander

Sales Assistant
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 144

Arnela has worked in the business fields for many years. She started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2018 as a Sales Assistant in the Personal Lines Department located in the Vergennes office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Michael Cheeseman

Commercial Lines Account Executive
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Mike has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Trust Wealth Management from Campbell University. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2009 as a Commercial Lines Account Executive in their Burlington office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Sean Barewicz

Commercial Lines Account Executive
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Sean has a Bachelor’s Degree from Plymouth State University. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2007 as a Commercial Lines Account Executive in their Burlington office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Bernie Cummings

Commercial/Personal Account Executive
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Bernie is a graduate of University of Vermont. He worked for 32 years and retired from IBM. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2007 as a Commercial Lines Account Executive in their Burlington office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Jeff McMahon

Commercial Lines Account Executive
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Jeff attended Husson College. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2013 as a Commercial Lines Account Executive in their Burlington office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Denny Blodgett

Commercial Lines Account Executive
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Denny has a Bachelor’s Degree from University of Vermont and past owner of Blodgett Insurance. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2015 as a Commercial Lines Account Executive in their Burlington office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Matthew Leclair

Commercial Lines Account Executive
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Matt has a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Distribution and Logistics from East Carolina University. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2015 as a Commercial Lines Account Executive in their Vergennes office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Kevin Rooney

Marketing and Business Development
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Kevin has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont. He has over 22 years of CPA, CFO and business consulting experience in the real estate and manufacturing industries. Kevin starting working at Cheeseman Insurance in 2018 and will be working out of the Vergennes office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Patrick Murtagh

Commercial Lines Account Executive
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Pat is a graduate of Champlain College and Trinity College. He has worked many years in the business and banking industry. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2013 as a Commercial Lines Account Executive in their Milton office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Mandy Adams

Commercial Lines Service Representative
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Mandy has worked in the insurance industry since 2005. She has both personal and commercial lines experience, but a strong focus on commercial lines. She started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2016 as a Commercial Lines Service Representative in their Milton office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Deery Hamelin

Commercial Lines Service Representative
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Deery has worked many years in the customer service field including 14 years at West 34th Street Insurance. She started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2014 as a Commercial Lines Service Representative in their Milton office and specializes in commercial lines worker’s comprehensive claims.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

David Szarkowski

Commercial Lines Service Representative
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David has a Bachelor’s Degree from University of Hartford. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 1999 as a Commercial Lines Service Representative in their Milton office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group
November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group