Fresno Main Office

HOURS
8:00am – 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday

LOCATION
6873 N. West Avenue, Suite 101
Fresno, CA 93711

MAILING
P.O. Box 5479
Fresno, CA 93755-5479

TELEPHONE
559-432-0222 or 800-284-8247
FAX
559-431-7941

 

 


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Insurance Agents

Matthew DeFendis
Michael DeFendis
Steve Gutilla
Bob Johnson
Mark Johnson
Brad Machado

Peter AntoninoPeter Antonino
Peter has been in the insurance industry for more than eight years with experience in agriculture and water and provides insurance consultation, coverage analysis and risk management. He specializes in water and irrigation districts, public utilities, water reclamation, flood control insurance.


Steve AntoninoSteve Antonino
Steve Antonino has been in the insurance industry for 34 years and has spent 29 of those with D&D. He specializes in all lines of business and personal insurance. Steve is a graduate of Fresno State University.


Richard AntenucciRichard Antenucci
Richard Antenucci has been in the insurance industry for the past 28 years, 17 of those with D&D. He focuses on medical and educational programs, and all lines of insurance.


Jim BuffoJim Buffo
Since 1979, Jim Buffo has been in the insurance business and has been with D&D for five years. He specializes in bonding, as well as construction and property coverage programs. Licensed in General Contracting, he understands the needs of contractors very well. Jim is a graduate of Fresno State University.


Greg DonatoGreg Donato
Greg Donato’s approach to insurance is as a risk manager emphasizing education and increased safety to prevent injuries and minimize insurance expenses while maintaining appropriate coverage. Prior to his years in insurance, Greg was a paramedic and pro baseball player.


Debra DuckeringDebra Duckering
Debra Puma Dukering has been in the insurance business for 28 years and with D&D for 27. Though she specializes in all lines of commercial insurance, she focuses on employee benefits programs. Debra is President of the Ministers of Presence Guild, and board member of the Fort Washington Country Club Women’s Board, California Association of Health Underwriters, LARS and Littlest Angels. She is a graduate of Fresno State University.


John EfirdJohn Efird
John Efird is an experienced broker, with 10 years in the insurance business. While at D&D for the past six years, he has focused in agricultural operations, transportation and medical programs, to name a few. He is a graduate of Fresno State University.


Steve EllsworthSteve Ellsworth


Manny FagundesManny Fagundes


Chris FalcoChris Falco


Jose FontesJose Fontes


Cheryl HarlerCheryl Harler
Cheryl Harler has over 20 years of professional experience and has been part of the D&D team since 2011. Since then, she’s led the Architects, Engineers and Consultants professional services program. Cheryl holds a Property/Casualty and Life license in California and is a graduate of both UC Davis and Saint Mary’s College.


Ron LammRon Lamm
Ronald Lamm has been in the insurance business since 1975 and with D&D for more than 30 years. He specializes in all forms of commercial insurance, including health and agribusiness. Ronald is an Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI), Certified Workers’ Compensation Advisor (CWCA) and Vice President at D&D. He is also a past president of the Independent Insurance Agents Association in Fresno.


William LeeWilliam Lee
William Lee has been in the insurance business with D&D since 1995. He is a certified Workers’ Compensation Advisor and focuses on all commercial and property programs, as well as farm, personal lines, life employee benefits and bonds. William is Vice President at D&D.


Greg LoosigianGreg Loosigian
Greg Loosigian has been in the insurance business with D&D for 22 years. He is a multi-line broker, specializing in agribusiness, food processing, manufacturing, construction and property owners’ programs. Greg is a certified workers’ compensation advisor, and is especially knowledgeable in large deductible programs and all aspects of employee benefits, for both large and small groups. Greg is a Fresno native and graduate of Fresno State University.


Chris MendesChris Mendes
Chris Mendes has been in the insurance business for 34 years, and has spent 19 with D&D. He specializes in skilled nursing, construction and construction bonding programs for restaurant and entertainment clients. Chris is a graduate of Fresno State University and Cal Poly.


Michael MillerMichael K. Miller, MBA, CLCS
Mike is completing his 26th year in the insurance industry, and has been with D&D for seven years. His education – earning a bachelor’s degree in Business Law and a master’s degree in Business of Administration from Fresno State – paired with his background in claims adjusting, claims management, underwriting, underwriting management and subrogation management, give him an advantage as he continues to focus on workers’ compensation coverage for larger agricultural, construction and manufacturing clients.


Tom MoshierTom Moshier
Tom Moshier has been in the insurance industry for 10 years and with D&D for three. He specializes in construction, property, casualty and health programs. Tom is a certified workers’ compensation advisor and expert on the Affordable Care Act. He is a graduate of Fresno State University.


Conrad NilmeierConrad Nilmeier


Marshall PetersenMarshall Petersen


Steve ReaSteve Rea


Paul WiedaPaul Wieda
Paul Wieda has been a financial advisor for over 38 years. While at D&D for the past 10 years, he has assisted clients with succession planning, buying and selling arrangements, employee compensation plans and pension and retirement planning. He is a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and Accredited Estate Planer (AEP), to name a few. Paul is a graduate of The American College of Financial Services.


George LucasGeorge Lucas


Hugh AwtreyHugh Awtrey


Jon BettencourtJon Bettencourt


Matt FagundesMatt Fagundes
Matt has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry. He worked on the carrier side with Chubb and Superior National after graduating from UCLA in 1994. He worked in DiBuduo & DeFendis’s Loss Control Department for several years. Now, as an agent, Matt specializes in Worker’s Compensation, Commercial Insurance and Health Insurance for all industries.


Mark FagundesMark Fagundes
Since 1997, Mark Fagundes has helped D&D clients in a variety of settings. He specializes in all lines of commercial insurance, including health and medical insurance. Mark is a graduate of University of California, Davis.


Chris GutillaChris Gutilla
Chris Gutilla has been in the insurance business with D&D for more than 30 years. He specializes in construction liability and construction bonding programs. Chris is a Vice President at D&D.


Chris Gutilla Jr.Chris Gutilla Jr.
Chris Gutilla Jr. has been with D&D for the past 8 years. He specializes in all lines of commercial insurance, focusing on Hospitality and Habitational insurance programs. Chris Jr. is a graduate of Arizona State University.


Brent WilleyBrent Willey
Brent is a Property and Casualty Agent who focuses on commercial accounts for security and alarm companies, construction, and restaurants. Brent spent the last decade in law enforcement. He is a Valley Native and graduated from Bullard High, Fresno State, and the Fresno Police Academy.


Anthony AielloAnthony Aiello
Anthony has an extensive background in commercial real estate and business. He is both a licensed real estate and an insurance agent who focuses on coverage for property owners and tenants, commercial insurance for all types of businesses as well as personal lines of insurance.