Meet The Team

Patrick was raised in Manchester, NH. Upon graduating from Central High School, Patrick enlisted in the US Marine Corps. Patrick served with the 3rd Marines and SOTG as an infantry squad leader. He is a combat veteran of the Gulf War. He graduated Cum Laude from the University of New Hampshire’s Whittemore School of Business and Economics. He then went on to earn his MBA at Southern New Hampshire University. Patrick Lives in Rye, NH with his wife Jessica and children, Owen, Ryan, Dillan, Isabella, and their dog Jack. Patrick enjoys coaching football, baseball, and hockey for his children.

Lyle is a partner at Kane Insurance. A graduate of Middlebury College and the New England School of Law, Lyle was drawn to the insurance business because of his interest and expertise in contracts, and because of his belief that insurance is about establishing strong and lasting relationships based on knowledge and sound advice.

Jessica grew up near the sea in Wells, Maine. Currently living in Rye, NH with her husband, Patrick, step sons Owen, Ryan, and Dillan, and daughter, Isabella, Jessica feels perfectly at home. With a major in business and a minor in graphic design, Jessica was hired in 2001 by Michael G. Kane, who she fondly remembers as being patient, understanding, and professional.

Chad was born and raised in Missouri. After high school, Chad entered the Marine Corps and served his country honorably for eight years. Having had experience in sales and in the life and health insurance industry, Chad joined Kane Insurance in 2009. Being an integrity based and customer service oriented agency, Chad has enjoyed putting in the hours to help strengthen Kane’s commercial line contracts.

Gary is passionate about helping clients with their personal and business insurance needs.  A graduate of Concordia University, he received a BA in Education and has also completed many post-graduate courses in administration, business, and insurance.

David has worked in the insurance industry for over a decade in the state of Maine. He strives to tailor each client’s policy portfolio to their individual needs by discussing and analyzing their specific risks and exposures. Born and raised in Alexandria, Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C., David made his way to Maine via college recruitment to play ice hockey. David earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Southern Maine and previously ran a State Farm agency in Portland, Maine for over 10 years.

Emma is a New Hampshire native and a graduate of The University of New Hampshire where she received a B.A. in anthropology. Emma has several years of experience working with our commercial lines clients. When not working, Emma enjoys spending time with her daughter Layla, hiking and listening to music.

Hope was raised in Massachusetts, and a graduate of Fitchburg State University where she received a B.S. in Business Administration with a focus in Marketing. With a background in hospitality and sales, Hope takes pride in providing her clients with exceptional customer service and continuity. At Kane Insurance, Hope will be assisting the Commercial Lines team. When she is not working, you will find Hope enjoying time with her family, skiing down a mountain, or traveling to new destinations.

Kelly was raised on the New Hampshire seacoast and graduated from the University of New Hampshire’s Whittimore School of Business where she received her B.S. in Business Administration with a focus in Management. Her passion to work within a dynamic team to help others in her community lead her to Kane Insurance. In her free time Kelly enjoys spending time with her large extended family and being outside appreciating the New England seasons.

Daniella was born and raised in Brazil and she's been living here for 16 years. She studied international Business Administration in her home country and has continued to further her education here in the US where she is very grateful to have so many opportunities. Her passion is helping people and she’s rewarded by seeing the smiles on their faces. She looks forward to providing excellent customer service to ensure that her clients are happy and satisfied. In her spare time, Daniella loves to learn new languages and enjoys exploring new beaches and places with her son Victor and her husband Tim.

Eric has lived on the seacoast his entire life. Raised in Portsmouth, Eric currently lives in Dover and couldn’t think of a better part of the country to live in. Eric started his working life at Market Basket for almost 10 years, he moved up through the ranks and learned a great deal about what it means to provide excellent customer service. Upon graduating from Portsmouth High School in 2011, Eric moved to Keene to attend Keene State College where he received a bachelors degree in Communication Studies in 2015. In 2017, Eric started working for Citizens Bank as their head teller. Thanks to the help of his team, Eric was able to provide phenomenal customer service while always wearing his inviting smile. He enjoys meeting new people and visiting new places. In his down time, Eric enjoys taking the local arts scene, singing, taking drives to hiking spots, playing video games with friends, and watching movies with his cat Luna.

Sarah was born and raised in Wells, Maine on her family farm. After working in hotels along the Maine Seacoast for 6 years and graduating college with a degree in Business Administration/Hospitality Management from Husson University in Bangor, Maine; she is looking forward to bringing a unique perspective to customer service to Kane. She still lives in her hometown on her own hobby farm with her high school sweetheart. When not feeding chickens or running after her Corgi, she enjoys sewing and watching movies with her husband.

Tatjana was born and raised in Zagreb, Croatia. Immediately following the high school graduation, she went on to be an Au-pair in a small town in England. This was followed by few other fun jobs, including working on a cruise ship and as a flight attendant. Her professional career expands over the last 25 years. Most recently Tatjana retired from Bank of America where she worked for 23 years in various roles in the consumer banking division. Along the way, she has studied MIS, Accounting and Business Administration at the University of Rhode Island. She is a proud mother of 2 young sons, Connor and Cory whose activities and interests take up all of her free time. Tatjana enjoys travelling and as her boys are maturing, she is looking forward to going back to travelling.