Our talented team of insurance professionals is passionate about the industry and the many opportunities it presents to strengthen our community. We’re based in New York, on Beacon’s bustling main street.

We’re happy to share some information about ourselves here, but we promise we’re more exciting over the phone or in person. Call us or set up an appointment to learn more about what makes each member of our team a dynamic resource for your New York or national insurance needs.


Susan Pagones, CIC



Susan has more than 26 years of experiencing serving the New York community as a property and casualty agent. She has earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation, a rigorous series of courses covering a wide variety of insurance disciplines.

Her extensive expertise in the consumer segment of the industry. She serves as the Chief Operating Officer of Antalek & Moore, responsible for all of the administrative needs at the firm.

Vince Lemma



Vince has almost 20 years of industry experience specializing in Employee Benefits, Life Insurance and Property & Casualty Insurance. His primary focus as an independent agent is to be an advocate for his customers.

Vince is the former President of the Mount Kisco Chamber of Commerce with strong ties to the Yorktown, NY community, having served in leadership roles for various youth organizations.


Frederick N Antalek, IIA


With over 50 years of experience in the property and casualty insurance industry, with over 35 years as an agent and over 10 years experience as a claims adjuster, Fred has expertise is broad based in both the consumer and business segments of the insurance industry.Fred also remains active in community affairs having served many organizations mostly in leadership roles – engaged in community activities including service on the City Council of the city of Beacon for eight years. Very aware of the needs of our community and customers.

He is educated in local schools in Beacon and Dutchess Community College while also earning the professional designation IIA from the Insurance Institute of America.

Personal Insurance

Terry Williams
Licensed Agent
Personal Insurance Team Leader
Personal Lines Customers M-Z

Terry Williams Terry is a licensed New York state insurance agent with over 20 years of experience in property and casualty insurance. Her expertise and leadership is relied upon as the Personal Insurance Team Leader for Antalek & Moore.

Terry has participated in many insurance industry educational and training courses over the years, allowing her to best assist clients with auto, home, and other personal insurance needs. She is a Beacon native who remains deeply involved in her community.

Janet Mazzacone
Licensed Agent
Personal Lines Customers A-L


Janet is a licensed New York State insurance professional with 19 year’s experience in personal lines.

She is a graduate of Haldane High School in Cold Spring and has attended many insurance educational courses.

The majority of her career she worked in Cold Spring and Fishkill. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family who are very involved with the Beacon Sons of Italy.




Business Insurance

Kathy Sandford, ACSR, CIC
Licensed Agent
Business Insurance Team Leader

Kathy has been in the property and casualty insurance industry for more than 15 years. She is a Commercial Account Manager and licensed New York State Insurance Broker, assisting clients with property, general liability, business auto, workers compensation, directors and officers, contractor or bond.

She holds an Accredited customer Service Representative (ACSR) designation and a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation, earned through a rigorous series of courses covering a wide variety of insurance disciplines. She is a Beacon native with a long history of leadership, especially in the local Girl Scouts chapter.

MaryLee Ferranti 

MaryLee.jpgMaryLee is a License Insurance Professional with 39 years experience and over 25 years in Commercial Property Casualty Insurance. She has a college degree in Human Services and many insurance educational and training courses.

The majority of her career she worked in Cold Spring, and she has lived in Beacon for 27 years with ties to the Cold Spring and Beacon communities.

Sales and Marketing

Edward Petruska
Business Insurance Sales
Edward has almost 30 years of experience serving the insurance needs of individuals and small businesses. He specializes in Employee Benefits, Life Insurance, and Property & Casualty Insurance.

Edward is passionate about being an independent insurance agent focused on being an advocate for his clients, as well as being an active member of the community involved in civic and non-profit organizations.

Robert C DeWit
Insurance Sales 



Rob De Wit has been a professional in the Insurance industry for over 14 years. He started as a personal lines producer and grew into the commercial insurance sector. Rob is a former Vice President of an agency with three locations in the Hudson Valley. He has a well balanced knowledge of personal and

 commercial lines of business plus years of experience dealing with claims and high customer service. His previous role was for a Fortune 500 Company as a sales manager for an electrical retailer of electronics.  


Administrative Services

Amy Rastadt
Amy RostadtAmy has a degree in Marketing/Business Management. Amy also brings to the table 13 years of banking experience and 10 years of education experience Originally from White Plains, she's lived in Beacon for the past 30 years. Amy is a member of the St. Joachim's Choir and the Howland Center Community Chorus Amy provides support to both the commercial lines and personal lines account managers.

Bonnie Sablinksi
Business Insurance Support
Bonnie SablinskiBonnie has been an integral member of the agency’s support staff for more than 20 years. She has experience working in all aspects of agency operations.

Bonnie provides general support to the Commercial Lines Account managers and their clients, making sure requests for documents are produced quickly and accurately.

Thomasine Supple
Thomasine handles the day-to-day external communication needs of the agency. She has been with the agency for 8 years, providing excellent customer service.

In addition to her receptionist roles, she also serves as a Notary Public. Thomasine is a native of Beacon.

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