Your Administrative Assistant Team

Dawn Yanulaitis

I joined the McMichael Insurance Agency in Sept. 2015.  I couldn’t be happier to be a part of the McMichael family.  I have worked many years in the client relations field and do my best to service all of our clients to the best of my ability.  Whether I greet you with a smile in person or help direct you over the phone to the appropriate agent I strive to make your situation a good experience all around.

Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my family & our dog Chewy.  I especially love spending with my husband of 28 years and going on weekend getaways.  We have three wonderful grown children and one beautiful granddaughter who is the apple of my eye.  My hobbies include cooking, camping, boating, fishing, Cleveland sports, gardening, and shopping.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Debbie Craft

Debbie CraftI joined McMichael Insurance in January 2014 and have been in the industry since 2007 working in several areas of insurance including outside sales, commercial lines, and personal lines. It has been a pleasure to meet and work with our clients and become familiar with their needs.

My husband, Bob, and I live in the Canton area. We enjoy going to the beach and to NASCAR races with our five children.
Uniontown | 330.645.7400

Your Business Insurance Team

Gerald McMichael, President, CIC

Working with clients every day brings me great satisfaction. Since 1982 I have able to put to use my experience and knowledge to help business owners face the risks and challenges of operating their businesses.

I also enjoy my life outside work. The good Lord has blessed me with a wonderful family. My wife, Julie, and I have been married since 1988 and have four children, Jacob, Ashley, Grace and Ian. We have a very close family and enjoy spending time together. Hobbies I enjoy include travel, fishing, hunting and anything outdoors. I am active in my church and an elder in the Presbyterian Church in America.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Jeff Baker, VP of Client Development

I enjoy learning about our prospects and clients and finding smart ways to help them manage the risks they face every day. I am proud of the relationships I’ve built and work hard to earn and maintain our client’s trust.   I strive every day to be the best leader to my team and the best advocate for my clients.

My wife and I have two wonderful children, Marissa and Nick with whom we spend most of our time. I’m fortunate to also be very close to my parents and extended family. My hobbies include working part time as a Deputy Sheriff for the Geauga County Sheriff’s Office, landscaping and tactical/target shooting.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Tom Masters

TomI will always work hard to give you my very best every interaction. Whether we’re talking auto, home or business insurance, I promise to put my 20+ years experience to work for you to develop a first class insurance program. My main goal is to help those I serve succeed in their goals and dreams.

My wife, Connie, and I met while attending the University of Akron. Soon afterwards we married and settled in the Massillon. I always enjoy spinning a good story and hanging out with friends and family.
Uniontown | 330.645.7400

Jacob McMichael

Jacob McMichaelI joined McMichael Insurance in August 2014 and am excited to begin working with our clientele. As the third generation in the family to join the business, it is safe to say the industry is in my blood. I graduated from The University of Akron in 2012, and worked in sales with a local energy retailer. It was always my goal to move to McMichael Insurance when the time was right, and in August 2014 I made the move.

Outside of work, my wife, Heather, and I love exploring the great outdoors on hikes. I am active in my church and greatly enjoy sitting down with a good book. My hobbies include hunting, fishing, and following local sports.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Adam Krakowski, CLCS

I take a great deal of pride in being able to educate our current and potential clients on the most beneficial insurance packages to help protect their businesses. I am very thankful to be a part of such a wonderful team of individuals here at McMichael who share the same passion in truly caring for our customers. I look forward to being able to create new relationships with my clients.

Growing up in the Cleveland it’s hard not to be a sports fanatic, so you can count on me cheering on the Browns, Cavs, and Indians. My hobbies include staying in shape by going to the gym, playing summer/fall softball, participating in a bowling league, and reading.
Streetsboro | 330.626-4972

Anne Docherty

Anne Docherty I joined McMichael Insurance in February 2014 and really enjoy the clientele here. I am glad to be able to bring the level of experience with me to serve in my current capacity as a Commercial Lines Service Representative.

After nearly 35 years of working for The Hartford Insurance Group, it was time for a change. After retiring from my position with Hartford as a commercial underwriting assistant, I moved to the Independent Agency system working directly with clients. It was a great move and I love my new role with McMichael Insurance.

My husband, Jim, and I enjoy camping and spending time together with family and friends.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Your Personal Insurance Team

Dennis McMichael, Vice-President, CIC

I receive great satisfaction doing what I love every day, helping each of you through solving your insurance needs. Every day I work to make the complex simple and understandable. I started with the agency 2 days after graduating from Cedarville University in 1989 and have never had second thoughts about my career path.

My wife, Barb, and I are very active in our local church. We have been youth group leaders for 7th through 12th graders since 1989. We have 3 wonderful children, Paul, Kevin and Leah.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Tammy Papes

I cannot tell you how much I enjoy the working relationship with each of you. I have been in the insurance industry since 1986 and with McMichael Insurance since 2008.  I look forward to assisting you with your personal insurance needs.

Outside of the office, I enjoy spending time with my husband, Dave, and family. Fishing and hiking are just two of my favorite hobbies.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Josh Workman

IMG_1872.jpgI joined McMichael Insurance in January 2014 after four years with another insurance provider in NE Pennsylvania.  I truly enjoy working with clients to give them a better understanding of their insurance policies, and I especially enjoy assisting people with their life insurance needs.  Providing clients with proper life insurance coverage is something that is very important to me.

My wife, Emily, and I have been married since 2008 and in November we were blessed with the birth of our daughter Gracie.   Nowadays, we are changing a lot of diapers, giving out Cheerios, and crawling around on the floor.  But when we are not doing those things, we enjoy spending time with our family here in the area.  My hobbies include playing basketball, playing the guitar, and watching Cavaliers and Buckeyes games.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

April Woodland

April WoodlandServing others brings satisfaction and joy to my job.  I enjoy the insurance business. It provides me with many opportunities to put to use my customer service and administrative skills for the benefit of our clients.

My husband, Dirk, and I have been married for 15 years and have two wonderful children, Olivia & Benjamin.  My family is very important to me and I love spending time with them.  I also enjoy traveling, American history, and old movies.  My passion is teaching God’s Word and serving on the mission field.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Mark McMichael, Corporate Secretary

I enjoy working with our clients and like helping put together a well planned insurance program. My area of expertise is personal insurance, including auto, home, life and health insurance. I have been a part of McMichael Insurance since 1998 and have found that open communication and proper planning will go a long way towards your financial security. I look forward to helping make that happen.

Outside of the office, I enjoy spending time with my wife, Sharon, and my children. I also enjoy golfing, fishing, camping and hunting.
Streetsboro | 330.626.4972

Julie Hohman

JulieI joined McMichael Insurance in 2009 as the Uniontown Office Coordinator and am now pleased to serve you as a customer service specialist.  Since my days in the banking industry, I have always enjoyed working with clients, making then feel welcome and respected. My goal is to provide you with superior customer service and an enjoyable experience with every visit or phone call.

My husband, Don, and I live in the Akron area with our two children. My hobbies include cooking, baking, wine making, reading and spending time with family and friends.
Uniontown | 330.645.7400

Karen Miller, CISR

KarenI love talking with my clients and the challenge of matching the right products to their needs. It’s a great pleasure of mine to help them through difficult times when a claim strikes. I consider every one of my clients my friends.

My husband, Mike, and I married in 1983 and have two adult children, Allison and Chris. We have two pets, Bella our Jack Russell and Millie the kitty. I also love to read, knit, watch movies and taking the gospel of Jesus Christ, along with my other church members from Norton Grace, to inner city children.
Uniontown | 330.645.7400