Meet the Central Carolina Insurance Team
From our offices in Salisbury and Mooresville, we have a team dedicated to help meet all of your personal and commercial insurance needs.
The Executive Team
Our Risk Managers
Our Salisbury Team Includes:
Personal Account Manager
Sandy joined the CCIA team in August 2015. She has spent most of her time here as the Claims Manager. As of March 2020 she has moved to the Personal Lines department as an Account Manager. Sandy started working in insurance in 2004 and has always worked for independent agencies. Sandy enjoys spending time with her family and her 2 Shih Tzu’s, Duncan and Donut.
Jennifer Newman, CISR, CBIA
Commercial Team Lead
Jennifer has been a licensed Property and Casualty agent since 1999 and has been with CCIA since 2006 specializing in business insurance. Prior to joining us she gained experience in the trucking and transportation insurance industry at an agency in Houston. Jennifer works with the agents to provide programs for our clients that suit their specific insurance needs and strives to provide excellent customer service.
Stephanie Grubb, CBIA
New Business & Marketing Associate
Stephanie joined CCIA in August 2012 and has had her property and casualty license since 2005. She has worked in both personal lines and commercial lines departments within our agency. Stephanie received a Bachelor’s degree from Catawba College in 2018 focusing in Business Administration and Marketing. In Stephanie’s spare time she enjoys watching her son play baseball, visiting family and enjoying time with her lab, Molly.
Linda Fairley, CPIW
Linda has been in the Insurance Industry for 45 years and with Central Carolina since 1987. She retired from scouting –no more sleeping on the ground!!! She enjoys good literature, old movies from the 30’s and 40’s –they have an actual story to tell, and going to antique stores looking for treasures.
Danette has been with CCIA since 1997 as our Bookkeeper. She has worked in banking and customer service before joining the CCIA team. She is a very active member of her church and earned her Doctor of Theology in March, 2016. She is currently helping raise four of her youngest grandchildren.
Kristen joined our team in September 2020. She graduated in 2002 from Meredith College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business. Kristen and her husband, Jon, have two pets, a yellow lab named Huck and a bunny named Nugget. Kristen is a member of First Baptist Church of Salisbury. In her free time she enjoys traveling, gardening, attending community events, and spending time with family and friends.
Our Mooresville Team Includes:
Personal Account Manager
Chris joined CIAA in 2018. She comes to us with over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry. She has been licensed in Property and Casualty Insurance since 1998. Chris holds the designation of Certified Insurance Service Representative Elite. Chris is excited to meet new people and encourages you to stop by our Mooresville office.
Amanda Johnson, CISR
Commercial Account Manager
Amanda has been a licensed Property and Casualty agent since 2004 and joined CCIA in 2008. She successfully completed the necessary courses to obtain the Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation in 2014, providing her with expanded coverage knowledge to better assist our agency clients. She enjoys being outdoors, especially on the beach but will settle for spending time with her family on their small “farm”.