The Goodale Company was established in 1936 and was purchased by Bob Martin in 1965 from the Goodale family.
Our staff consists of Marge Patten, Bob Martin, Craig Martin and Ellen Mitchell listed in the order of date of hire. Marge Patten came to work for Mr. Goodale at the age of seventeen and apparently has decided to make it permanent. She has a wealth of insurance knowledge and has dealt with the Registry of Motor Vehicles for many years.
Bob graduated from Boston College in 1951 and after service in the Navy has been in the insurance business since 1956. He started with The Goodale Company in 1963. He is a Licensed Insurance Advisor and held a Certified Insurance Counselor designation until 1999.
Craig has been in the insurance business since he graduated from Saint Michael's College in Burlington, Vermont in 1994. He began his insurance career in Vermont's Captive Insurance industry. Craig has earned professional designations of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter, Chartered Life Underwriter and Associate in Risk Management. He is currently pursuing his MBA at the University of Massachusetts in Boston.
Ellen joined us in 2007. She has spent fifteen years working in Insurance Agency and Insurance Company positions. She has very rapidly become an integral part of our operations.
We are committed to Service, Service, Service to our customers.