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 - Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 102
November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Jessica Bilodeau

Office Manager
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 101

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

Dawn Palumbo

Personal Lines Department - Personal Lines Customer Service Representative
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 132

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

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Arnela Lander

Personal Lines Department - Personal Lines Producer
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 and has now been moved to Personal Lines Producer in the Personal Lines Department located in the Vergennes office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Christopher Richard

Personal Lines Department - Account Executive, Vice President
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 110

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

Mandy Adams

Commercial Lines Dept - Commercial Lines Service Representative
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 108

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

Michelle Southwell

Commercial Lines Dept - Commercial Service Representative
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 105

Michelle has worked in the insurance industry since 1999. She has both personal and commercial lines experience. She started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2019 as a Commercial Lines Service Representative in their Burlington office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Nichole Bergeron

Assistant Commercial Lines Service Representative
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 105

Nichole has worked in the business industry for many years. She started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2019 as an Assistant Commercial Lines Service Representative in their Milton office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Deery Hamelin

Commercial Lines Dept - Commercial Lines Service Representative
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 131

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

Michael Cheeseman

Commercial Lines Department - Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 103

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 Department - Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 109

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

Jeff McMahon

Commercial Lines Department - Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 107

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

Matthew Leclair

Commercial Lines Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 142

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

Patrick Murtagh

Commercial Lines Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 134

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

Jason Dubie

Commercial / Personal Lines Department - Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 143

Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Northern Vermont University and has worked in the business and banking fields for many years. He started at Cheeseman Insurance in 2019 as an Account Executive in their Milton office.

November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group

Denny Blodgett

Commercial Lines Account Executive
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 111

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

Kevin Rooney

Marketing and Business Development
Direct: (802) 861-4800 ext. 141

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
November 10th, 2016 by Cheeseman Insurance Group