Merriam Insurance About Us

Merriam Insurance is an award-winning, full-service insurance agency, providing commercial, personal, and health insurance, as well as employee benefits. By working with clients across the country through our offices in Schenectady, North Creek, and Ravena, New York, as well as in Denver and Colorado Springs, Colorado, Merriam Insurance recognizes the national trends and helps you prepare for potential threats.

Why should you choose Merriam Insurance? The answer is simple.

  • Family Owned and Operated Since 1895
  • Privately-Held Independent Broker
  • All Insurance Serviced in One Place
  • Best Practices Award Recipient
  • Industry Knowledge
  • Best in Class Service

Please complete the Merriam Insurance About Us form below to learn more, request a free no-obligation quote, or to pass along any questions or concerns. Our team at Merriam Insurance desires to serve each customer well, so each email is reviewed and distributed to the appropriate person.




Main Office

James Dick – Sales Manager
376 Broadway; PO Box 1038

Schenectady, NY  12301

(877) 637-7426
(518) 346-0996 FAX

North Creek

Gretchen Kirby – Branch Manager
295 Main Street

North Creek, NY 12853

(518) 251-5839
(518) 251-2861 FAX


Larry Cesare – Branch Manager
2550 Route 9W, PO Box 9
Ravena, NY 12143

(518) 756-7380
(518) 756-8830 FAX

 Denver and
Colorado Springs

Jon Barron – Branch Manager
7900 East Union Avenue, Suite 1100
Denver, CO 80237

(719) 488-3206
(719) 344-2345 FAX