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Meet Our Staff

As our client, you will have a team of highly qualified professionals working for you to provide you with the best coverage for you, your family, or your business.  Building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.

Brian Earley

Brian Earley

Brian has over 30 years’ experience in the insurance and financial services industry and is a lifelong resident of the Greater Hazleton Area. Brian and his business partner, Lonnie Polli, started the Earley-Polli Agency in 1993 with the founding principle being “to treat others as we ourselves would like to be treated.” In December of 2019, Brian and his wife, Denise, purchased the John Diana Insurance Agency and will continue to follow the same principle they’ve held for over 27 years.

Brian is a veteran of the United States Army Military Police Corps and served with the 110th MP Co, Munchweiler, West Germany and 1st Army, Fort Meade Maryland. Brian earned the Chartered Financial Consultant, Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Advisor for Senior Living professional designations through the Huebner School of The American College, Bryn Mawr.

Brian is an active community volunteer and currently serves as the President of the Remembering Ryanne Cara Foundation and serves on the Board of Directors for the Conyngham Valley Civic Organization. Brian served 8 years on the Hazleton Area Board of Education, served 10 years as a board member and 2 years as the Chapter Chair of the Hazleton Chapter American Red Cross, served 2 terms as a board member of the United Way of Greater Hazleton, was a coach for the Valley Babe Ruth League and served for 8 years as a coach, board member and volunteer with the Valley West Little League.

Brian and his wife Denise live in Conyngham with their two sons, Bobby and Kevin, and their two miniature dachshunds, Rudy & Rosie

Barbara Bonner

Barbara Bonner

Barbara was raised in the Hazleton area and graduated from Bishop Hafey H.S., – she has been with the agency since 1991. She is licensed in Property & Casualty and also licensed in Life, Fixed Annuity, Accident & Health. She became manager of the agency in 2013.

Barbara has one son David and a grand dog Vivian. Her son is living in New York City and a member of the New York Road Runners, she enjoys visiting David and cheering him on during his races.

Barbara is an attendee of LCBC Church (Lives Changed By Christ) and part of their Prayer Corner Team. She enjoys reading the bible, especially Psalms and Proverbs.

Anita Kranyak

Anita Kranyak

Anita is a graduate of Bloomsburg University and has spent her entire adult working career as an insurance agent. Anita has 28 years’ experience as a licensed Property/Casualty agent. Anita had attended Erie Agent College and completed a variety of continuing education courses. Anita prides herself on meeting her customer’s insurance needs in a knowledgeable and helpful manner. Anita lives in Hazle Township with her husband, Michael Kranyak, and their son Mikie. Anita enjoys shopping, going to her son’s baseball and basketball games, and traveling with family and friends.

Celeste Berger

Celeste Berger

Celestia is a resident of Berwick and has been employed in the insurance industry for 30 years. She joined the agency in 2017 as the Commercial Insurance Agent. She is a graduate of Kaplan University with a Bachelor of Management, and she currently holds the CISR Elite Designation (Certified Insurance Service Representative).

She lives with her husband Ronald, and has 3 children, Larissa, currently attending college, David, who will graduate high school this year, and Sabrina who is married and lives nearby.

In her spare time, she volunteers in her community as the Risk Management Chairman of the Columbia Montour Boy Scouts, and she works with her husband at his Auction business in Conyngham.

Marilyn Diana

Marilyn Diana

Marilyn was born and raised in the Hazleton Area and is a graduate from the University of Phoenix with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management.

Marilyn is a licensed Property & Casualty agent and works as a customer service representative
and licensed notary who takes professionalism and ethics seriously.

Marilyn enjoys making jewelry, baking, and spending time with friends and family.

Nicole Letcher

Nicole Letcher

Nicole was born and raised in the Hazleton Area and graduated from Hazleton High School.

Nicole is a licensed property & casualty agent and also a life & fixed annuity licensed agent and has been licensed since 1999.

Nicole does her due diligence by reviewing her customer’s policies to provide them with the best options available.

Nicole lives with her husband Scott and her two Siberian Huskies, Aspen & Hunter, who are both Canine Good Citizen certified and Aspen is also a Certified Therapy dog.
Nicole’s hobbies include going to the gym, dinners with friends, and walks with Aspen & Hunter.

Sandy Michelin

Sandy Michelin

Sandy is a resident of the Hazleton Area and has been employed in the insurance business for 27 years. Before being in insurance she worked in the banking industry.

She is a licensed Property and Casualty agent providing excellent service to the clients.

Sandy is married to Bob Michelin and has 1 son Matthew. Matthew graduated from the Penn State University with a degree in education.

She enjoys trips to the beach and baseball games.

Amanda Strachko

Amanda Strachko

Amanda was raised in the Kelayres area and graduated in 1999 from the Hazleton Area High
School. She has worked in the insurance business for more than 20 years.

Amanda is a licensed insurance agent but focuses on customer service with the agency. Amanda, who has served as operation manager since 2006, works to ensure that customers receive the best service possible.

In her spare time she manages a weekly bingo for a local civic organization and is a volunteer for several non-profit organizations. Amanda enjoys going to concerts/plays and watching college football.

Amanda lives in the White Haven area with her boyfriend Bill and their two golden retrievers, Lola and Chloe.

Thomas Bonner

Thomas Bonner

Tom is a resident of Hazle Township and has been employed in the insurance industry for nearly 7 years. He is a licensed Property and Casualty agent and is also licensed in Life, Health, Accident, and Fixed Annuities.

Tom strives to meet his customers’ insurance needs without exception while providing the best service possible.

He lives with his wife, Ann Marie Bonner. They have 2 children, Bianca & Bryce. As well as their 2 dogs, Teddy & Bullet.

Tom enjoys hunting, salt water fishing, and competitive pistol shooting. He is working on becoming a NRA certified instructor in his spare time. He also enjoys traveling with his family, Disney World any time of the year and just about any beach in America!

Scott Letcher

Scott Letcher

Scott is a lifelong resident of the Greater Hazleton Area and a graduate of Bishop Hafey High School.

Scott has been doing property inspections since 1999. He has been a licensed Realtor since 2004 and is a member of the Luzerne County Association of Realtors, Pennsylvania Association of realtors and The National Association of Realtors.

Scott is an active member in many civic and community organizations. He is an avid golfer and a Philadelphia Eagles Fan.

Scott and his wife Nicole live in Hazleton with their two Siberian Huskies, Aspen & Hunter.