Our Staff

Jeanell Lafata, PresidentJeanell LaFata






Since 1985, Jeanell has worked continuously in the insurance field. From managing, then starting her own insurance agency in the late 1980’s, her ambitious drive and determination helped grow the agency into what is now known as Teagle Insurance Agency. Along with working in the insurance field, Jeanell spends time in managing a few residential and commercial properties. She enjoys spending time with her family, fishing & crabbing, relaxing on the pier or boating.


SusanSusan Shrack








Susan is a native of southern Connecticut and relocated to Virginia in 2014.  She is a licensed Property and Casualty agent and joined Teagle Insurance Agency in 2016.  Susan has several years of experience working in customer service and enjoys building long standing relationships with her clients.  In her spare time she enjoys running, spending time with family and friends and volunteering at Dream Catchers Therapeutic Riding Center.


FullSizeRender (1)Brittany Devitt

Administrative Assistant






Brittany moved to Gloucester, VA in 2007; graduating from our local Gloucester High School in 2010 and currently working on her degree in business. Brittany has always enjoyed working with the public, which made her a great fit for our agency back in May 2013. Brittany currently lives in Gloucester with her husband, Marlon. In her free time she likes going to the beach and shopping.


FullSizeRenderRhonda Richardson

Customer Service Representative 






Born & raised in Hampton, VA, Rhonda attended Thomas Nelson Community College to pursue a degree in Business. Rhonda was the first woman to work in the training department for the Surry Nuclear Power Station. Most recently, she worked as an office manager for over 20 years. Rhonda came on board with Teagle Insurance in 2015 and serves as the company’s Customer Service Representative. Residing in Gloucester with her husband, she enjoys camping and spending time watching her grandchildren’s ball games and wrestling tournaments.