At H.C. Murray Group, you will find a team of dedicated and experienced insurance professionals who are committed to providing our customers top-notch service. As an independent insurance agency, we work for you, the customer, not the insurance company. We believe this customer-centered focus is the driving factor behind our team’s success, as well as the main reason why H.C. Murray Group should be your top choice when looking for an independent insurance agency.

To us, service means you will know who our team members are, and they will know you. Our staff is skilled, efficient, and above all – courteous. We are here at all times to make sure your insurance needs are taken care of.

All of our team members are based out of the Cleveland, Ohio and Columbus, Ohio communities. To learn more, click on any of the photos below for bios and contact information.

Hoyt Murray
Hoyt Murray, CLU, ChFC


Allyson Murray, JD

Vice President, Operations

Kim Paoletta

Insurance Advisor

William Shimer III, LUTCF

Insurance Advisor

Emery Szekely
Emery Szekely, AAI

Insurance Advisor

Renee Ackim Insurance Advisor
Renee Ackim

Insurance Advisor

Sandy Calire
Sandy Calire

Insurance Advisor

Fred Jones Cleveland Insurance Advisor
Frederick Jones

Insurance Advisor

John Wilson, Jr.

Insurance Advisor

John Warfel

Agency Advisor

Trista Glanco, CISR

Commercial Lines Manager

Yvonne Michalak

Commercial Lines CSR

Irene Ott

Personal Lines CSR

Barbara Nader Personal Lines Rater and CSR
Barbara Nader

Personal Lines Rater & CSR

Wendy Fandrich

Personal Lines CSR

Diana Kilgore


Shannon Stifel Personal Lines CSR
Shannon Stifel

Personal Lines CSR