Joe is the Managing Partner of J. Pekala & Associates, Inc. Having assisted his father during summer vacations as a teenager, Joe started his insurance career in his early 20’s. Since 1989, Joe’s primary focus has been developing insurance programs for religious and non-profit organizations. In addition to working with individual organizations, Joe is the agency’s primary agent on all group accounts. He has successfully developed regional and national group programs for various denominations.
Career Awards: Throughout his career, Joe has been recognized by the nation’s leading insurers of churches and non-profit organizations and received the following: from GuideOne Insurance Joe was the 2008 East Region Commercial Top Star in addition to receiving their Superstar Award, and 4 All-Star Awards. In 2015 Joe earned a spot in President’s Circle for his sales and service! Church Mutual awarded Joe 11 President’s Circle Awards, 6 Division Leader Awards. Joe also served on Church Mutual’s Regional Representative’s Council.
When not servicing his customers’ insurance needs and running the day-to-day operations of JPA, Joe enjoys time with his wife and three lovely daughters. Joe is active in his own church and heads up his churches Hospitality Ministry. Joe enjoys going to baseball, basketball, football and hockey games with his kids and friends.