MEET OUR STAFF

Jim Stochaj, President, Hometown Insurance CenterJim Stochaj – President
Contact: JStochaj@htownins.com

Jim has been in the insurance business for 37 years, his entire adult lie. In 2002, Jim and his wife Lisa purchased E.J. Stochaj Insurance Agency, Inc. from Jim’s parents, who established the agency in 1975. In 2008, Jim purchased the former Bouvier Insurance Agency in Sturbridge, and re-branded the agency to its current name- The Hometown Insurance Center, LLC. In April, 2018, Jim purchased the Tonry Insurance Agency-Webster.

In his free time, Jim enjoys traveling with his wife Lisa, Golf, dabbling in real estate and spending time with his grandson- EASTON


Lisa Stochaj, Vice President, Hometown Insurance CenterLisa Stochaj – Vice President
Contact: LStochaj@htownins.com

Lisa has 15 years experience in the insurance field.  Outside of work she also loves to spend time with her family, including her 2 buddies (her dogs).


Melissa Lotter, Operations Manager, Hometown Insurance CenterMelissa Lotter – Office Manager, Commercial & Personal Lines Producer
Contact: MLotter@htownins.com

Melissa has 16 years insurance experience at both the company and agency level. She is the Operations Manager at Hometown Insurance Center and is able to assist with both Personal and Commercial lines policies, on any level. Outside of work, Melissa’s favorite thing to do is spend time with her husband and two children.


Laurie Scully, Customer Service, Hometown Insurance CenterLaurie ScullyCustomer Service Representative for Commercial & Personal Lines
Contact: Laurie@htownins.com

Laurie has 22 years of experience in the insurance field. Laurie primarily handles all of the agencies processing matters and is extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of Personal and Commercial lines insurance. In Laurie’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her 3 granddaughters.


Jessica Julian – Customer Service Representative, Hometown Insurance CenterJessica JulianCustomer Service Representative
Contact: JJulian@htownins.com

Jessica is a licensed insurance agent and has been in the insurance industry for 16 years. Her knowledge is more specific to personal lines including home, auto, mobile homes, watercraft, etc. Outside of work she is on a bowling team and is a member of the Holland Rod & Gun Club acting as their media secretary. She also enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, dog, and cat.


   Easton James Stochaj – Potential Future CEO