About The Beck Agency
Bill is from Chicago, IL. He began his career in 1986 as a financial representative and manager at Allstate Insurance Company before becoming an insurance agent in 1989. He later worked with Alfa Insurance and then opened his own independent agency in 1997, which he has operated in both personal and commercial lines ever since. He is also a former board member of the Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) of Georgia.Bill has been married for 29 years. He has two daughters who attended high school in Alpharetta and are now studying at the University of Georgia.
Bill enjoys sports, hunting, and fishing. When not at the office you will find him at his farm, east of Athens.
Personal Lines Representative (last names A-L)
Donna was born in Long Island, NY. At the Pohs Institute of Insurance, she earned her license for property, casualty, and life insurance. Donna began her insurance career as a customer service representative; she later changed to working with an independent agency where she would stay for 25 years.In 2013, Donna moved to Cumming, GA and worked at State Farm Insurance for two year before joining The Beck Agency, looking to work again with an independent agency where service and value of products are of the highest priority.
Donna is a mother of three and grandmother of two.In her spare time, she likes spending time with family, hiking, horseback riding, and amateur photography.
Office Manager & Personal Lines Representative (last names M-Z)
Theresa earned her BA and MA at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. She began her insurance career with Allstate, working as an underwriter at the regional office in Los Angeles and later in Atlanta. She obtained her insurance license in 2011, leaving corporate insurance for independent insurance at The Beck Agency.
Theresa enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with her family.
Personal Lines Representative (General)
Melissa was born in Atlanta, GA. She attended Georgia Southern University where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Business. She worked as an excess-surplus lines underwriter for General Star Insurance Company in both Los Angeles and Atlanta and for Argonaut Insurance Company in Atlanta. After taking some time off from working to raise her children, she returned to insurance in 2015 with a wholesale brokerage team at Swett and Crawford. She then joined The Beck Agency in 2016 as a personal lines customer service representative.
Melissa enjoys traveling, exercising and playing tennis.
Commercial Lines Representative
Leah has lived in Snellville, GA for most of her life. She attended Georgia Perimeter College studying Literature and Theatre and began her insurance career in 2005, working as a customer service representative for Steve Roberts Agency and JL Fountain Agency. In November of 2012 she transferred to Insuramerica to work as a commercial lines account manager. Wanting to continue commercial insurance, Leah later found a new home with The Beck Agency in July 2016 as our commercial lines agent.
Leah spends her spare time with family and friends, reading, writing, and learning photography.
One fun fact about Leah is that she has worked as a Box Office Cashier/Actor for Netherworld Haunted House since 2004.
Mary was raised in the Atlanta area and has been in the insurance agency business for over 40 years. She has been a resident of the Alpharetta/Johns Creek area for over 30 years. Mary has worked in local independent agencies for many years. Prior to coming to The Beck Agency, she worked at an agency in the Norcross/Duluth area for 20 years and another local agency for over 17 years. She loves catering to clients on a one on one basis and problem-solving.
Mary has two sons. One, a retired veteran with 20 years of service for the United States Army the other, an engineer/firefighter/EMT with the City of Alpharetta.
In her free time, she enjoys cooking and baking as well as spending time with her family, especially her 3 grandchildren. She also participates in different ministries of her church.