Our Staff Takes Your Insurance Needs Personally

To speak with a member of our staff, please call our main telephone number: 203.237.7403. During normal business hours, we do not use an automated attendant – your call will be answered by our friendly, professional staff and directed to the appropriate person.


Franklin Suzio, Principal

Franklin Suzio, Principal of Suzio Insurance, has worked in the insurance industry since 1955. Having lead the company for 38 years, he is now enjoying his semi-retirement.

Frank belongs to the Lions Club of Meriden, the Unison Club of Meriden, and the Knights of Columbus. He lives in Meriden with his wife, Marge.

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James Suzio, Principal

James Suzio, President of Suzio Insurance, has worked in the insurance industry for over twenty years. He has earned membership in the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors (CIC) and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Bentley University as well as a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut.

Jim sits on the Executive Board of the Independent Insurance Association of Connecticut, and is on the Board of Directors for both the Boys & Girls Club of Meriden and the Meriden Schools Federal Credit Union. He lives in Meriden with his wife Maureen and their three sons, Jack, Will, and Ben.

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Jeanne Hogan, Commercial Lines Account Representative

Jeanne Hogan has over 25 years of experience in Commercial Lines and Administrative aspects of insurance agencies.  She enjoys family time with husband and son here in CT, and visiting daughter in Colorado.

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Kathleen Carroll, Commercial Lines Account Representative

Kathy Carroll has been in the insurance industry for 32 years for for both the insurance companies and the independent agencies. She also has her Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation.

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Paul Buczak, Account Executive, Commercial/Residential

Paul Buczak has over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, with expertise in property and casualty insurance as well as commercial and personal lines of insurance. He holds a B.A. from Bryant University and is a certified CPCU (Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter). Paul has been an Account Executive at Suzio since 2006; he enjoys dealing with both customers and co-workers on a daily basis.

Paul is a member of the Boys & Girls Club Alumni Association and Friends of Falcon, a volunteer community group. 

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Michelle Kline, Customer Service Agent, Commercial/Residential

Michelle Kline has worked in the insurance industry since 2005, and has expertise in both personal and commercial insurance. She has earned both the AIS (Associate in Insurance Services) and AINS (Associate of General Insurance) certifications. In 2010, Michelle began working as a Customer Service Specialist at Suzio Insurance, where she enjoys meeting and working with clients whether it is through mail, email, phone or in person.

Michelle lives in Meriden with her husband Troy and her son Jaxon.

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Laura DiStefano, Customer Service Agent, Commercial/Residential

Laura DiStefano has been a Customer Service Representative at Suzio Insurance since 1985. She has over 36 years of experience in the insurance industry.

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Nancy Grossman, Commercial Lines Account Representative

Nancy Grossman has worked in the insurance industry for over 35 years. She joined the Suzio Insurance team as an account representative in 2004.

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Fran Villella-Raboin, Claims Specialist

Fran Villella-Raboin has over twenty years of experience in the insurance industry. As a Claims Specialist with Suzio, she enjoys being able to guide people through the claims process. For clients in crisis situations, Fran is both a point of contact and a listening ear.

Fran has two sons, a Puggle and two cats, and is the proud grandmother of two.

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Janice Taylor, Bookkeeper

Janice Taylor has over 30 years of experience in the industry, and has been a member of the Suzio Insurance team for over 25 years.

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Suzio Insurance Center, Inc.

54 Chamberlain Highway
Meriden, CT 06451

TEL (203) 237.7403
FAX (203) 238.3425
EMAIL info@suzioinsurance.com