Meet John Drye

Having owned his own agency for 9 years, John partnered with Central Carolina Insurance Agency in 2000.   John holds CIC and CPCU designations from The Insurance Institute of America.

About John

John graduated Cum Laude from Furman University where he played on the Paladin’s football team. Following Furman, John attended the University of Georgia and earned an MBA with concentrations in Finance and Risk Management.


John entered the insurance industry in 1991 after spending several years in the corporate world with Ford Motor Co. and Hoechst Celanese. He also served as a director for a community bank from 1993-2015.


John is married to his wife of 30 years, Lesleigh. Their family includes: 2 daughters, Carley and her husband Scott, Alexandra, son Adam and boxers Patch and Max. They are all avid sports fans and enjoy attending high school and college sporting events together. John and his family are active members of First Presbyterian Church where he has served 3 terms as Elder. John also volunteers for Boy Scouts of America and serves as his troop’s committee chairman.

John A. Drye

Vice President
Phone: 704-636-5311
Fax: 704-636-7141


CPCU, Charted Property and Casualty Underwriter


Risk Management, Trade Contractors, Manufacturing, Non-Profits, Wholesale / Distributors and Personal Insurance

Salisbury Office:

317 Jake Alexander Blvd S

PO Box 4078

Salisbury, NC 28147

Phone: 704-636-5311

Fax: 704-636-7141

Mooresville Office:

283 N. Church Street

PO Box 706

Mooresville, NC 28115

Phone: 704-664-3973

Fax: 704-664-2416

Sales Office Only:

19109 W. Catawba Avenue

Suite 200

Cornelius, NC 28031

By Appointment Only with Stephen Melton

Phone: 704-738-0201

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