Timothy B. Close Insurance Agency was established in 1989 in Hancock, Maryland. The full-service ERIE agency offers all lines of insurance to their clients in Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia. Erie Insurance sells auto, home, business and life insurance through our network of independent agents in 12 states and the District of Columbia.
Principal agent Chris Smartt has over 14 years of insurance experience and holds the CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor) professional designation. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Shippensburg University and a master’s degree in business from Frostburg University.
“We focus on being a one-stop-shop for all your insurance needs. Providing our clients with the best insurance coverage at a rate they can afford is our primary goal,” says Chris.
The devoted, three-person staff takes great pride in providing excellent customer service. Every agent has earned the CISR (Certified Insurance Service Representative) designation. “Building relationships with the community through financial contributions and employee volunteer hours has helped establish this agency as a fundamental pillar of support for the area.”