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.
Dan joined our office in February 2011; then purchased the agency in January, 2017. He has worked in the insurance industry since 1989. For several years prior to joining our agency, Dan worked as an Account Rep and Regional Sales Manager for a national insurance company where he won multiple production and customer service awards. Dan specializes in commercial insurance, understanding the risks faced by businesses. He is equally proficient in meeting your personal insurance needs. Dan is licensed in Property & Casualty, Life and Annuities.
Kimberly Melachrinos, AIC AAI CIC CISR
Kim joined our agency in April 2002 after relocating to the Harrisburg area from Johnstown, PA. She has worked in the insurance industry since 1987, and has experience in personal and commercial lines, including 10 years handling claims. Kim specializes in commercial lines, life and annuities and believes in helping our customers understand their policies, and making sure they have the proper coverages needed for their business. She has her Property & Casualty, and Life, Accident & Health licenses.
Tanya Weaver, CISR
Agent/Personal Lines Sales and Service
Tanya is licensed in Property & Casualty, Life, Accident and Health insurance lines in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia. Tanya has over 20 years of insurance experience, beginning her career as a personal lines customer service representative, before moving into the health insurance market in a client management capacity. Tanya has a passion for customer service and takes a consultative approach when reviewing insurance policies and making recommendations. Making sure our clients have the right insurance protection and developing long lasting relationships is her top priority.
Khanthaly Bounma, CISR
Agent/Personal Lines Sales and Service
Khan obtained her Property & Casualty license in 2014, and specializes in personal lines. She has 16 years customer service experience. Khan is committed to educate our customers so they can have a better understanding of coverage. She evaluates each customer’s unique insurance needs, and is dedicated to developing a long-term relationship.
Jack M. Panas, CIC
Commercial Lines Sales and Service
Jack has been involved in the insurance industry since January 1977. He has worked in several management positions within an insurance company where he gained invaluable and extensive knowledge in all aspects of insurance. He founded Jack M. Panas Insurance Inc. in 1988, and sold the agency to Dan in January, 2017. Jack believes in strong community involvement.
Diane began to work full-time for the agency in 1993. She assists with accounting and computer maintenance and support. Prior to joining the agency, Diane worked at AMP as a systems analyst.
Shayne D. McIntosh
Shayne joined JPI Insurance Associates in May of 2017 and obtained his Property & Casualty license shortly after. He earned his B.S. degree from Millersville University of Pennsylvania majoring in Computer Science with a focus in Artificial Intelligence. While pursuing his degree, Shayne played soccer for the Marauders at the NCAA DII and Club levels. After graduating, Shayne worked as a Software Engineer developing systems to personalize advertisements at a digital marketing company in central PA. Shayne continues his education by pursuing Life, Annuities, and CIC designations.
Cole joined the JPI family in March 2018 after serving as a personal lines agent for another agency since entering the industry in 2016. Bringing knowledge of personal lines, Cole is coupling that with growing knowledge of how to effectively serve our clientele in the sector of commercial insurance. He is passionate about giving good protection to what matters most to our clients in both the personal and commercial markets. Cole graduated from Liberty University with a B.S in Exercise Science in 2013.
Laura joined our agency in December 2016, and serves as our office administrator. Prior to working at JPI, Laura worked as an office administrator for a Not-For-Profit camp located in Douglasville, PA. Laura also worked as a Paraprofessional in the Wilson School District, helping children with learning disabilities.