Central New York Commercial and Personal Insurance Agents

We work to provide Oneonta, Chittenango, Richfield Springs, and Syracuse NY with business, personal, and farm insurance coverage you can trust at prices you can afford. For a quote, call 607-432-8834 today!

At Don Marsh Agency, Inc.

Our goal is to provide outstanding customer service matched with the right coverage and the right price. Let us, your local insurance agent in the Oneonta and Richfield Springs area, craft the right insurance policy for you, your family, or your business. With a full array of products ranging from comprehensive auto insurance to reliable business insurance, life insurance, and farm insurance, our individualized policies provide both financial security and peace of mind.

Aside from ensuring our clients find the right policies, we are also committed to treating our clients as the individuals they are, getting to know each client on a personal level and building lasting relationships. Learn more about our team, including our dedicated, local insurance agents!

Don Marsh

Agency President

Email: don@donmarshagency.com

Phone: 607-432-8834 x101

Bio: Don has 26 years of experience in the Insurance world. As Agency President, he not only manages the Agency, but also specializes in Retirement planning and Life Insurance. Don loves to be outdoors, raising his pigs and traveling with family.

Greg Ott

Vice President of Operations

Email: Greg.Ott@Donmarshagency.com

Phone: 315-687-9610 x102

Bio: Greg joined the DMA team in 2018 with 28 years of experience in the Insurance Industry. He specializes in Personal and Commercial Operations and is the Agency’s liaison with other companies. Outside of work Greg enjoys spending time with family and friends and golfing.

Fred Burkey

Fred Burkey

VP of Commercial Operations

Email: Fred@Donmarshagency.com

Phone: 315-498-4642 X112

Bio: Fred comes to the DMA team with 35+ years of experience of working in the insurance industry. Fred holds licenses in Commercial, Personal, Life and Health insurance (including Medicare). Fred and his wife share a beautiful blended family of five adult children and two beautiful grandchildren.

Jesse Marsh

Associate Agent

Email: Jesse.marsh@donmarshagency.com

Phone: 607-432-8834 X108

Bio: Jesse has been working in the Insurance Industry for 8 years. Before that he served his country for 5 ½ years in the US Navy, serving as a SeaBee in the Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 7, where he deployed around the globe. Jesse currently writes all lines of business, but puts an emphasis on Agriculture, Business, and Life insurance. Jesse enjoys fishing, camping, and relic hunting with his family and friends.

Mechia Murphy

Mechia Murphy

Licensed Sales & Service Representative

Email: Mechia.Murphy@Donmarshagency.com

Phone: 315-858-0805 X105

Bio: Mechia has been with the DMA team since 2010! She wears many hats for us here at the agency, but mainly focuses on Personal Lines & Agribusiness services and will also write/service Commercial, Life, Disability/Workers Comp policies. When Mechia is not at work she enjoys family time and running.

Sandy Gaisford

Agency Account Manager

Email: Sandy.Gaisford@donmarshagency.com

Phone: 607-432-8834 x104

Bio: Sandy has been working at DMA for 26 years, she mostly writes Personal Lines which includes Auto, Home, Umbrella policies and more. Sandy enjoys boating, snowmobiling, and spending time with her grandkids.


Susan O'Connor

Associate Agent

Email: Susan@Donmarshagency.com

Phone: 315-498-4642 X111

Bio: Susan joined our team in Sept. 2019 with 15 years of experience in the insurance industry. Susan specializes in Personal Auto, Home, Umbrella, Recreational vehicles, Boats, Life Insurance and more. She loves to go shopping; she loves to listen to music and spend time with her family playing games & laughing.

Suzette Tyler

Suzette Tyler

Personal and Commercial Account Manger

Email: Suzette@Donmarshagency.com

Phone: 315-498-4642 X114

Bio: Suzette joins the DMA team with over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. She comes from a family owned and operated agency where she learned both Personal and Commercial insurance and had both her Broker and PC licenses. Since her transition to DMA she has moved into a marketing role within the agency to facilitate New business and Service.

Sandy Sokolowski

Associate Agent

Email: SandySok@donmarshagency.com

Phone: 315-498-4642 x110

Bio: Sandy had been with the DMA team since 2018 and she came to our agency with 21 years of experience. She specializes in all Personal lines, Commercial, Medicare Advantage and Medicare supplement. When Sandy is not working, she likes to play golf and spend time with family and friends.

Donna Acey

Donna Acey

Commercial Account Manager

Email: Donna@Donmarshagency.com

Phone: 315-498-4642 X113

Bio: Donna comes to the DMA team with 25 years of knowledge of the insurance industry. Donna Specializes in business insurance and will be happy to help with your needs, whether it is a vehicle change, billing question, or some other concern. Outside of work Donna enjoys spending time in the Adirondacks with her family and friends.

Jeffrey Coffin

Associate Agent