Meet Stephanie, our Commercial Insurance Specialist
  • Post last modified:October 5, 2020
  • Post category:Insurance

If you’re a business owner and have visited our insurance agency for a policy, you probably spoke with our commercial specialist, Stephanie Fanelli. Stephanie works with a variety of clients from small businesses to large organizations. No matter the size or location, she helps to get them the proper coverage they need for their business. Stephanie also helps with our notarization services here at the agency, so if you ever need anything notarized she’s your go to agent. Plus, as a co-owner of Paradiso Insurance, she works alongside Chris to help make the agency function smoothly. In fact, Stephanie has been with this agency since day one.

Therefore, we thought it’d be appropriate to interview Stephanie so that we could learn a bit more about what she’s like outside of work.

What is your favorite quote?

My favorite quote is, “life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain” by Vivian Greene.

Who is Stephanie outside of Paradiso Insurance?

Outside of Paradiso Insurance, I am a mom to a 5 year old foster son. I enjoy taking him places and watching him grow.

What do you like to do with your free time in the evenings and/or on weekends?

When I have free time I really like to cook, go to the beach, be outside, and paddle board.

What are your favorite hobbies and/or past times?

Some of my favorite hobbies include: reading, paddle boarding, and knitting. Although, I don’t always have time to enjoy those things!

What was your most recent vacation spot, and any activities you enjoyed while away?

My most recent vacation was in Jamaica. It was great, I really enjoyed the beach. I also did a lot of sightseeing and even zip lined through the rainforest.

Can you tell me a little bit about your family/home life? Pets? Kids? Etc.

Currently, I am a foster mom to a 5 year old boy. I also have one crazy Boxer dog that lives with me.

How has life for you changed since you started working for Paradiso Insurance?

Working here at Paradiso Insurance has given me the opportunity to grow and challenge myself everyday, I have met a lot of great new clients who have become friends.  I work with a great team who make coming to work enjoyable.  I have moved out here to Stafford and love the small town atmosphere.

What are your skills, and how can you help our customers with when they stop in?

Well, I have 20 years of commercial insurance experience and knowledge. I can help any business owner find the right coverage regardless of the uniqueness of their business. No matter industry they’re in, I can help protect their business.

So, if you’re starting a new business or are opening your 5th one, Stephanie can help make sure you’re protected. To get a quote from Stephanie call our agency at 860-684-5270.