Brande Kelley

Brande Kelley

Senior Director of New Business & Operations

As Senior Director of New Business and Operations, Brande oversees all aspects of our New Business Department.   She works closely with our advisors, our case design and client service teams, and national insurance industry experts to coordinate underwriting solutions tailored to our clients' various insurance needs. Adept at special risk scenarios, Brande's forte is discovering the best possible carriers to meet our clients' unique personal and business insurance planning needs. 

Prior to joining Cedar Point Financial Services LLC, Brande was the Director of Underwriting for Empire Wealth Strategies where she oversaw the day to day operations of the Life New Business Department, leading and consulting in the areas of underwriting, advanced sales support, and operations.

Brande holds a Bachelors of Art Degree in Business Management from Monroe College, a Masters of Science Degree in Organizational Leadership from Mercy College.   She also holds several industry designations including LOMA's Life & Customer Service Management and a Fellow in Life Insurance Management. She holds Life, Accident and Health Insurance licenses. 

Brande has two adorable Yorkie-Schnauzers and enjoys spending time with family, listening to music, hosting friends, cooking, reading and watching documentaries.

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Phone 203 571-6928