Pepe Insurance is one-stop shop for all of your insurance needs! We are a family-owned independent insurance agency located in Poughquag, NY, which is located in Dutchess county. We represent many different insurance companies have access to many A-rated carriers, which better enables us to meet the individual needs of each of our clients. We offer auto, home, business and life insurance to our clients.
Read about our team below!
Anthony C. Pepe, CLU
Tony has been working in the insurance industry for over 43 years. He spent many years with a large financial services company in various sales and management positions before becoming an independent agent and starting his own insurance agency.
In 1986, Tony formed Asset & Capital Planning Services Inc., DBA/ A.C. Pepe Insurance, which was incorporated in 1993. Today, the agency employs six full-time employees, which includes his three sons, and a number of independent representatives in various aspects on the insurance business.
Tony received his Chartered Life Underwriter Designation from the American College in Bryn Mawr, PA. He was a past president of the Hudson Valley Chapter of the American Society of CLU, & CHFC. A.C. Pepe Insurance Agency is a member of the Independent Insurance Agents of New York.
Tony has been married to his wife Phyllis of 42 years and has three sons and two grandchildren.
Commercial Sales Manager
Anthony J Pepe entered the insurance industry in 2004 after working a number of years in the food service industry as an executive chef. He handles and oversees the commercial lines new business and service team for the agency. Anthony holds licenses in property and casualty insurance and life and health insurance.
He was born in Yonkers, NY and raised in Dutchess County, NY. He graduated from the Arlington Central School District and the Culinary Institute of America.
Anthony has always been active in the community and helps support many of the areas not-for-profit organizations.
He is currently a Member of BNI and the Knight Of Columbus Council No. 13378.
Personal Lines and Agency Manager
Adam has been working at A.C. Pepe Insurance for over 15 years. He started his career in insurance as a customer services representative. In 2005, he was promoted to agency manager and has become an important asset in the property and casualty area of our agency.
Adam oversees all of the new and renewal business in the office, and works on an individual basis with each client to give them the coverage that is suitable for their needs.
He currently holds a Property and Casualty license in New York.
Life Insurance Agent
Bill entered the financial industry in 2014 after working for a number of years in research at a major telecommunications company. He holds a Ph.D in statistics from The University of Connecticut. Bill also holds a Series 66 securities license. He is currently licensed as a life insurance agent and a property and casualty insurance agent in NY, and works with A.C. Pepe Insurance Agency in Poughquag, NY, with his father and two brothers. Bill lives in Poughquag, and in his spare time likes to play with his dog, read, and play guitar.
Wayne Quint, CFP
Since 1999, Wayne has held multiple roles in the financial services industry. His professional experiences range from Director of Training for a national Broker Dealer to Relationship Manager and Pension/Benefits Consultant for an SEC Registered Investment Advisor (RIA). Wayne has also practiced as an Investment Adviser Representative (IAR) with a NYS RIA and as a licensed Life, Accident and Health insurance agent. In addition to advising his clients on investments and traditional insurance coverage, Wayne is currently certified for the NYS Partnership for Long Term Care program with Medicaid as well as certified for the NYS of Health Insurance Marketplace Exchange. He is an active member of the Hudson Valley Estate Planning Council. Wayne is currently a Financial Neutral with the Hudson Valley Collaborative Divorce and Dispute Association, (https://www.collabdivorce-ny.com) assisting those that wish to create as amicable a separation as possible. Wayne is currently a NYS approved Insurance Continuing Education Instructor, and has previously taught preparatory courses for FINRA securities exams at Dutchess Community College. Wayne’s educational accomplishments include a Master’s Degree from Pace University, and he has sat for the series 7, 63 and 65 securities exams. He completed the rigorous educational requirements to become a Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner at Boston University and Marist College. Wayne currently serves on the board of Literacy Connections, and the Vassar Warner Home Foundation Board. Wayne has been locally recognized for his dedication to his clients and community as a recipient of the 40 Under 40 Shaker Award. He resides in the town of LaGrangeville with his wife, two daughters and two dogs. He enjoys reading, exercising, spending time with his family and being an occasional beach bum. It is with great passion, objectivity and dedication that he helps businesses, families and individuals work towards their financial ambitions. For more information regarding Quint Investments & Insurance, please visit www.quintii.com.
Customer Service - Commercial Lines
Katherine has been working at A.C. Pepe Insurance since 2001. She handles all commercial billing questions, certificate requests, policy changes, and claims reporting for the commercial policies. Katherine is licensed as a property and casualty agent.
Customer Service - Personal Lines
Amanda has started working at A.C. Pepe Insurance in March 2015. She handles the personal lines customer service. She is currently licensed as a property and casualty agent.