About Us

Central Jersey Insurance Associates has been in business with over 50 years of insurance experience. We are committed and passionate about providing excellent coverage at a competitive price. Our team of experienced professionals understand the importance of taking the time to discuss and explain important issues that could jeopardize your assets.

We believe insurance is not just a commodity, but an important tool to protect your business and family. Insurance should not be a cookie cutter policy like you get when you don’t use an independent agent. Your policy should be tailored to meet your specific needs.

At Central Jersey Insurance Associates our mission is to create lasting relationships with of our clients so that we may continue providing excellent service for many years to come. Whether you are shopping for auto insurance, home, business or life insurance, our highly experienced staff of insurance professionals can help you find the right coverage at the lowest price no matter what your needs are. We look forward to working with and helping you!

Our Staff

The staff at Central Jersey Insurance Associates is ready to be of service. Please feel free to contact any member of our team directly.

Joseph Zigler, ARM, AAI

Agency Principal

Michael DeMaio, Sr., CIC

Agency Principal


Gene Ullmann, CRIS

Vice President

Rich Doron

Branch Manager

Gregg Barrett, CRIS

Senior Vice President

Patty DeMaio

Account Executive

Sheila Bellefeuille

Medical Malpractice Specialist

Kate Plageman

Benefits Specialist

Eric Jastram

Account Executive

Lauren Doron

Account Manager


Kim McCrum

Marketing Manager

Juliet Zigler

Marketing Assistant


Melissa Intelli

Commercial Lines Servicing Rep

Louis Schlueter

Commercial Lines Servicing Rep, Operations Manager

Debbie Wagtowicz

Commercial Lines Servicing Rep

Diane Jastram

Claims Manager

Karen Rosenbaum

Commercial Lines Servicing Rep

Monica Gereny

Personal Lines Manager



Head of Office Security


In loving memory – 2018