Meet The Team

Dennis Taylor Jr.

President

330-673-6723

d.taylorjr@nationwide.com

Dennis Taylor Jr. is the third generation President and Owner of the Taylor Agency. Over the past 25 years, Dennis has worked to expand and further the family business far beyond what was ever imagined. Throughout his time, Dennis has...

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Dennis Taylor Sr

Commercial Advisor

(330) 673-6723

Dennis works as an account manager for commercial clients. Dennis followed in his father, Charles Taylor, footsteps and continued on the family business as a second generation agency. He has 42 years of experience in working with...

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Richard Canestraro

Financial Advisor

330-864-8300

canestr@nationwide.com

Richard W Canestraro Jr. started in 1984 with John Hancock Financial Services after graduating from The University Of Akron with a marketing degree and minor in finance. Richard has 34 years of experience, 26 spent as Principle Agent...

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Stan Gilreath

Chief Operations Officer

330-673-6723

gilres1@nationwide.com

Stan Gilreath has 40+ years of insurance experience with Nationwide Insurance, his first 20 years focused on financial services. He holds his S7, S6 and S24 securities registrations and is an Investment Advisor Representative along...
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Michelle Frye

Licensed Agent

330-673-6723

michelle.frye@nationwide.com

Michelle was born and raised in Ohio. She married her high school sweetheart in 1994 and has 3 children Ryan, Sarah and Rachel along with 2 grandchildren Gabrielle and Jayden. Michelle began her insurance career in 2001 and joined the...
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Tiffany Wiley

Commercial Account Manager

330-673-6723

tiffany.wiley@nationwide.com

Tiffany Wiley is the Commercial Lines Account Manager in the Kent office. She joined the Taylor Agency in 2010 and handles all Commercial and Farm Insurance within the agency. Tiffany has 22 years of overall experience in the Insurance...
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Aaron Charlton

Licensed Agent

330-673-6723

aaron.charlton@nationwide.com

Aaron has been in the insurance industry since 2007 and joined the Taylor Agency in 2012. He enjoys meeting with and making sure new and current clients are getting the best value for their insurance dollars. Aaron was born and raised...
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Steven DeBona

Licensed Agent

330-864-8300

debons1@nationwide.com

Steven has been in the insurance industry for over 15 years with experience in agency management, claims, insurance investigation, and long term care planning. His focus revolves around client education and awareness of insurance...

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Holli Taylor

Licensed Agent

330-673-6723

tayloh1@nationwide.com

Holli Taylor is a fourth generation agent at the Taylor Agency. Holli has been apart of the family business for nearly seven years. As a licensed insurance agent, Holli works to continue building strong relationships with her clients...
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Heidi Brillhart

Licensed Agent

330-864-8300

brillh2@nationwide.com

Heidi holds a Bachelor's degree from BGSU in Communications. She has over 27 years of experience with Nationwide in a variety of roles: bodily injury claims representative, internal auditor for claims, and various roles in the Office...

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Sheena Geisler

Licensed Agent

330-864-8300

geisls1@nationwide.com

Sheena obtained her Property and Casualty license in 2004 and works primarily out of the Taylor Insurance Services Copley office. She takes pride in providing knowledgeable and friendly service with each customer interaction. Sheena...

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Michele Brenner

Licensed Marketing Representative

330-864-8300

brennm5@nationwide.com

Michele works as a marketing director with a focus on protection for commercial clients. She has 20+ years experience owning and operating a contracting business herself, which helps her understand these unique needs. Michele's primary...
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Jennie Lance

Customer Service Representative

330-673-6723

lancej@nationwide.com

Jennie started with Nationwide agent Raymond Knapp in Jan. 1973 and when he retired in 2000, The Taylor Agency obtained his business and Jennie. Jennie is now in her 19th year with the Taylor Agency, semi retired working 2 days a week....

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Jazmine Barthol

Customer Service Representative

330-673-6723

barthj6@nationwide.com

Jazmine recently started working as a customer service representative at the Kent office. With her prior experiences of working with customers in the community she has been a great addition to the team. Jazmine hopes to get her...

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Alicia Donald

Assistant to the President

330-673-6723

donala2@nationwide.com

Alicia serves as an assistant to the agency president; Dennis Taylor Jr. Alicia has over 23 years of experience in the accounting industry. With her knowledge and experience, Alicia is a great addition to the Taylor Agency. Alicia...
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Client Centered

Client Centered

Whether you are looking for help protecting your family, your home, or your assets, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and long-term goals.

Our team has years of experience in the insurance industry. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you.

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