Ed Stracar founded Farm Financial Services, Inc., in 1983. His goal was to service and provide affordable insurance options for Delaware residents and the surrounding communities. His original concentration was to accommodate the local agribusiness client base. While obtaining his insurance license in 1979, Ed graduated from Binghamton University with a degree in economics. This background proved essential as market conditions changed requiring knowledge and expertise beyond the farming community.
Ed went on to receive his Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation in 1989. Farm Financial Services, Inc. has grown into a full line brokerage firm trading as Stracar Insurance Group. Stracar Insurance Group offers complete personal and commercial insurance. As an independent agency and brokerage office, Ed can offer a variety of carriers to his clients with the service needed to accommodate any risk.
Lisa’s number one priority is her family. She is a wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend. She understands the worry and financial stress of having teenage drivers. She understands the worries that come with an aging parent. She understands the expenses related to health problems. It is her passion to help people.
Lisa began her career as a hospital insurance billing associate in 1982. She continued on to become a human resource assistant responsible for non clinical hiring.
Lisa joined Farm Financial Services, Inc., as office manager and obtained her insurance license in 1995. She became President of Farm Financial Services, Inc., in 1997. Lisa is responsible for the daily operations of Stracar Insurance Group.
Andrew Voss is a licensed agent with the Stracar Insurance Group. As a University of Delaware graduate he brings 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Andrew is an avid golfer. And, as a former Executive Chef, he enjoys cooking and spending time with family and friends. His belief is, never judge a person until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes.
Carmine Alessandro has been dedicated to customer service for over 25 years. Beginning in the automotive service industry and continuing through years of retail management, he learned that providing every customer with the right products at competitive prices was critical to his success. His strong focus on treating people right, and matching them with the best products to meet their needs has made for an easy and smooth transition to the insurance industry.
Carmine has partnered with the Stracar Insurance Group to bring that customer focus to each and every client he serves. You can be confident that Carmine will always go the extra mile to make sure you have the most appropriate coverage for all of your needs.
Wendy O'Connell joined the Stracar Insurance Group recently. She is a native Delawarean. In her own words - "I became an Insurance Representative because I love helping people! I am licensed in all lines of insurance. My speciality is Retirement Planning - which includes Life Insurance, Medicare Supplement Policies and Annuities."