At Teagle Insurance, we understand our market and our clients because we’re just like you! We’re your neighbors, the ones beside you at GBC on Thursday nights, the ones next to you in the stands cheering on our local teams, the ones walking by you on the trails at Beaverdam.
That’s one of the many reasons we care so deeply about our clients because at Teagle, you’re more than a client to us.
Jeanell LaFata, President
Since 1985, Jeanell has worked continuously in the insurance field. Her ambitious drive and determination helped grow the agency into what is now known as Teagle Insurance.
Along with working in the agency, Jeanell spends time managing commercial and residential real estate.
In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her family, fishing, crabbing, relaxing on the pier and boating.
Sydney Early, Vice President
Born and raised in Gloucester County, Sydney left the area to attend college in Tampa, Florida. She obtained degrees in Marketing and Media Management and pursued a career in corporate retail. Years later, she relocated back to Gloucester and officially joined the agency in March of 2021.
In addition to work, Sydney is also the Secretary for the Chamber of Commerce and sits on various committees throughout the community.
When she’s not at the office, she’s either at YROC, hanging out with her pup, Benny, or on the boat with family and friends.
Jennifer Wright, Agent
Jennifer entered the insurance industry after raising and homeschooling her four children. She has a passion for people and it shines through her work! Her goal is to provide clients with the best customer service while meeting their individual insurance needs.
Jennifer resides in Gloucester with her husband John. Their greatest joy comes from spending time with their family, friends and serving others at church and in the community.
Tonia Sibley, Agent
Tonia spent her childhood in York County and moved to Gloucester when she was in high school. She attended Rappahannock Community College and completed college course work in accounting at the Florida Institute of Technology. Tonia previously worked as a supervisor for an international credit card company. She even had the opportunity to visit the Philippines in the course of her work!
She began her career with Teagle Insurance in 2019. She enjoys helping clients with all of their insurance needs, personal and commercial.
Outside of work, Tonia enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. Whether they’re on their family farm or hanging vacationing in the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Shannon Conrow, Agent
Originally from Massachusetts, Shannon moved to the area back in 2006. She had previous experience working as an administrative assistant at a local insurance agency back home. She officially came on board with Teagle in 2020 as a full-time licensed producer.
Outside of work Shannon can either be found at Disney, the beach or whichever competition/game/practice is going on for the day.
She has three very busy daughters involved in Beta Club, soccer, cheerleading and other activities. She also has a rescue dog from Puerto Rico!
Sarah Marks, Agent
Sarah is our newest licensed agent! She is also the agency administrator aka the glue of our team. She helps assist clients with all their insurance needs. Her favorite part about working for an independent agency is how we make insurance easy!
From Newport News originally, Sarah moved to Gloucester in 2007. She obtained her associates degree from Rappahannock Community College and joined Teagle Insurance in March of 2020.
When she’s not at work, she enjoys hanging out with friends and family and trying local restaurants.
Benny, Office Manager
The real one in charge! Benny began his career with Teagle Insurance in December of 2021 when he moved to Gloucester from Arlington. He has a passion for the insurance industry and customer service. He’s always putting a smile on everyone’s faces!
When he’s not napping, he likes to check in on all the agents, collaborate in critical agency meetings, assist with reports and politely ask to be pet by co-workers and clients.
Outside of work, Benny enjoys spending time with his family, going on walks along Main Street and induldging in the occasional pup cup.