Dezelan Insurance Agency Staff

Meet Our Staff

Our staff at Dezelan Insurance Agency in Indianapolis is ready to help. All of our service representatives carry licenses, so even if your dedicated agent is out of the office, one of our talented Customer Service Agents will be able to help you with your account. Learn more about our team below or call our office at 317-257-8210317-257-8210. You may also contact us online.

Joseph M. Dezelan

Chairman
Direct: 317-860-0341317-860-0341
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Joe Dezelan has been an Independent Insurance Agent since 1982. Previously, Joe worked as a teacher and coach in Indianapolis, in both public and private secondary schools, for 16 years. He obtained his Bachelors and Masters Degrees from Butler University.
Currently, Joe is a board member for Cathedral High School. He has been a volunteer and past board member of St. Pius X Catholic Church and School. Joe has also volunteered with the Catholic Youth Organization, Butler University B Association, Independent Insurance Agents of Indiana and the Tamarindo Foundation .
Joe has been married to Cathy Corsaro Dezelan for 47 years and is the proud parent of three children and three grand children.

Martin S. Dezelan

President
Direct: 317-860-0342317-860-0342
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Martin has worked in the insurance industry for eight years, specializing in commercial risks, with a focus in serving schools, not-for-profits, and developers.
Before joining Dezelan Insurance Agency, Martin was the director of Ball State University’s Office of Charter Schools and prior to that he worked in marketing and business development at Shiel Sexton and was director of government affairs for the Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce.
Martin is a licensed Property and Casualty Agent and is current pursuing licensing in Life, Accident and Health.
Martin has served as the board president for Enlace Academy Charter School and also the former board president for Mapleton Fall Creek Development Corporation. Martin is a former member of St. Richards Episcopal Day School and is a member of Trinity Episcopal Church. Martin is married to Anne-Marie Dezelan, owner of Annie-O’s Event Planning and they have one son, Jeramie.

Caren Tucker

Personal Lines Customer Service Agent
Direct: 317-860-0347317-860-0347
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Caren Tucker is licensed in property and casualty. She started in the business in 1988, working with several other agents at a Farmers Agency. After 13 years, she moved to an Independent agency writing policies with 10 different companies. During this time she helped to launch a second location, and manage the office. She joined the Dezelan Insurance Agency in December, 2012. She is looking forward to growing as an agent, working towards her CISR certification. As a lifetime Hoosier, she is an avid sports enthusiast. From Indy racing to the Colts, she loves all the local teams. She is slowly learning to play the game of golf which she enjoys doing with her husband of 10 years. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her granddaughter, Kendall. Throughout the years she has loved to volunteer her time in many ways, but; none more so than working with the Cheer Guild at the IU Hospital.

Derick L. Warner

Commercial Technician
Direct: 317-860-0343317-860-0343
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Derick attended Indiana Institute of Technology for business management and is new to the insurance industry. Previously, Derick has worked in utility infrastructure management. He is licensed in Indiana personal and casualty.
Derick is very involved in his local church where he is a youth leader. He also volunteers as a tutor that works weekly with intermediate and high school children, as well as adult technical training at the local library. Derick was born and raised a Hoosier. He enjoys all sports and is a fan of the Indiana Pacers and Indianapolis Colts. In his spare time you will find him playing golf or basketball with his local church league.

Elizabeth N Symons

Personal Lines Customer Service Agent
Direct: 317-860-0346317-860-0346
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Elizabeth has over 20 years in the insurance industry as an underwriter, marketing manager and owner of an agency. She has been primarily involved in the property & casualty sector. Elizabeth currently holds the Indiana property & casualty license, life & health license and has completed 5 CPCU courses.
Elizabeth has spent time working in Canada, giving her a wide range of experience and education. Her interests include sports, camping, travel, cooking and the arts.

Mary Jo Bell

Receptionist
Direct: 317-860-0340317-860-0340
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Mary Jo started working for the company as a personal lines typist in September 1973. She then got into accounting in 1986 but went back to her receptionist position taking on accounting roles, as well as assisting customer service agents. Mary Jo also has her insurance agents’ license.
In her spare time, Mary Jo volunteers at schools and her church festival. She is the proud grandmother of six grandchildren.

Susan D. Masters, CIC

Commercial Lines Customer Service Agent and Office Manager
Direct: 317-860-0344317-860-0344
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Susan has 22 years of experience in commercial insurance, including two years working with county government. She is licensed in property & casualty and is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC).
Over the course of 23 years, Susan has been involved with youth softball and youth soccer in Elizabethtown, Ky. Her roles have included coaching, commission and board member at local, state and regional levels. After moving to Indiana in 2010, Susan coached for Mooresville Optimist Soccer. Susan has volunteered at several community events including the Super Bowl (NFL Experience & SB Village), Indianapolis 500 Rookie Run and Parade and FUMC Mooresville work trip to assist Henryville Tornado victims.
Susan is a Kentucky native and the proud mother of three daughters and grandmother of three granddaughters. Her interests include visiting her home state, volunteering, attending church and spending time with her pet dog, Oasis.

Stacey A. Torres

Direct: 317-860-0348317-860-0348
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Stacey started in the insurance industry when she was just 17 years old as a file clerk for a local personal lines agency. She has experience in personal and commercial lines, as well as claims. She also handled a book of agriculture business out of the state of Ohio while working for CHS, Inc. Stacey has her personal and casualty license in the state of Indiana.
Stacey has been happily married for 15 years and is the proud mother of four children. She considers her two Pugs, Pepe & Nacho, as family members. She and her family love camping and doing anything outdoors. Stacey is very involved in all four of her children’s schools—from volunteering at book fairs to chaperoning field trips. She is also the team mother for her daughter’s Color Guard Squad.