Meet Our Staff

As our client, you will have a team of highly qualified professionals working for you to provide you with the best coverage for you, your family, or your business.  Building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.

Mike Givey, CIC, AIC

Owner

Mike is a graduate of Moravian College with a Degree in Economics and Business Management. He has earned his Certified Insurance Counselor(CIC) designation. He has worked with Erie Insurance for over 20 years. Mike has owned Garland Insurance since 2006. Prior to 2006 Mike worked as a Claims Adjuster and District Sales Manager for Erie Insurance. He is married with 4 children, enjoys golf and spending time with his family at the beach. Mike also has 7 Chihuahuas and a Pug.

Lisa Wetzel

Office Manager

Lisa Wetzel joined our agency in Nov 2003. She has her property and casualty license. She is also licensed to sell life insurance, health insurance and annuities. Before coming to Garland, she had prior insurance experience working for State Farm. Lisa W is married, enjoys spending time with her five grandchildren, bowling, bingo and camping.

John McCabe

Customer Service Agent

John brings many years of customer service to our team. John was born and raised in Jackson Heights Queens and is married with 3 daughters and 4 grandchildren. Having worked on the Trading Floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) for 28 years, John found himself looking for another career.

The unexpected career change had John relocate to Charlotte, NC where he found employment with Allstate Insurance. He was licensed in all 50 states and sold both personal and commercial insurance.

John resided in Fort Mill, SC for 9 years but the need to be near his children and grandchildren had him move back to Pennsylvania. John always considered Pennsylvania as home, having lived in Effort, PA for almost 20 years. He moved back to Pennsylvania in June 2016 and now resides in Bethlehem.

John has always been an active member in his community. He is a founding member of a Local Bagpipe Band Celtic United Pipes and Drums, and he is also an assistant coach of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms AA Squirt Team.