Vicki Mayne has been with Tanner Insurance since April of 1997. She and her husband reside in Madison and enjoy spending time with their kids. She looks forward to sitting around a fire, playing horseshoes and bowling with friends. Vicki treasures the moments with her family and is always following events that their kids are involved with.
April Staelens joined in June of 2011.She was a policy service specialist at The Hartford.She lives in Madison with her husband, James, her two daughters, Jasmine and Isabella., and her stepson James Jr.During her down time, April enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Neil Collins joined Tanner Insurance in January of 2017 as a Farm Specialist. Neil will primarily work out of our Madison Office, but will assist farm owners all over NYS. Neil has been involved in agriculture his whole life, from owning a dairy farm, and currently tapping approximately 2,500 maple trees to produce maple syrup. In his off time he enjoys camping, gardening, and spending time with his wife and 4 pets.
Kathy Trefz has been with TIA since September 2008 as a Personal Lines CSR. She worked in the insurance industry for 18 years. Kathy is from Geneva NY originally and now lives in Cazenovia NY with her husband Scott. All her little birds have flown the nest. Kathy enjoys spending time with her family, knitting, playing music and volunteering at her church.
Lisa Flaherty has been with TIA since September 2008 and is a Licensed Account Executive. She is originally from the Albany area where she was a commercial insurance auditor. She also was Office Manager for an agency in Harrisville NY where she was awarded the Rosaynne M. Light Memorial Scholarship to obtain the CISR designation. She currently resides with her family in Eaton, NY. When Lisa is not in the office, you can usually find her spending time with her friends & family.
Desiraeh Maxfield joined us in October 2018 at our Oneida office as a Personal Lines CSR, coming from the Dental Billing Field. Desiraeh resides in North Bay with her husband Dave and their 3 dogs. She enjoys spending most of her down time with her friends & family. She is very energetic, and shows great dedication to her new position.
Robin Pike joined in January of 2010. Living in Sherburne, NY since 1998. She has worked in the insurance industry for several years. She obtained her NYS P&C Agents license in 2006. She has one adult son with his own family. She enjoys reading, walking, and spending time with her grandson. Especially watching him on his dirt bike!
Bill Basher joined in 2009 as a licensed agent that specializes in commercial insurance and has over 23 years of experience. He lives in Hamilton with his wife Kristen and daughters Emma & Taylor.In his spare time he enjoys hiking the high peaks of the Adirondack mountains and watching his daughters participate in soccer, basketball, softball, karate, plays & orchestra concerts.
Dale-Lynne Wust joined in February of 2018. as a Personal Lines CSR. She has worked in the insurance industry since 1998. She lives in Edmeston, NY with her husband, son and two Labradors! She enjoys watching her son ride his four wheeler and spending time with family & friends!
Lexus Morris joined Tanner Insurance Agency in May 2019 as a Personal Lines CSR. She has been in the Insurance industry since 2016. She resides in Cicero, NY where she was born and raised. In her free time she enjoys going to her camp in the Thousand Islands, Taking vacations to her favorite Island Aruba, attending concerts, and spending time with her family and friends.
Joshua Peavey started working at TIA in January of 2017 in our Oneida office after graduating from Roberts Wesleyan College with a Bachelor of Science in International Business. Joshua works on our staff as a commercial specialist for all lines of business with a focus in Manufacturing industries. During his free time, Joshua loves to train for and compete in triathlons, spend time outdoors, and read. He also serves his unit in the Army National Guard part time as a combat engineer.