Our Team

Meet your local insurance experts.

Outstanding service starts with an outstanding team. Meet the professionals behind Finn Insurance Agency, Inc.

Thomas J. Finn

Since 1985, Tom Finn has represented Finn Insurance Agency, beginning in personal lines. Gradually moving into commercial insurance, Tom now heads the agency and has been the president since 2005. Tom is married to Patti and has four children.

Tom Finn is an Accredited Advisor of Insurance, a title which conveys thorough product knowledge and risk evaluation expertise.

Jeri Malecek

Jeri Malecek was born in Chicago, Illinois and has lived in the area most of her life. She began her insurance career with Finn Insurance Agency in 1982. She is a licensed producer for all lines of insurance, Property, Casualty, Life, and Health. Jeri Malecek is also the accountant for Finn Insurance Agency.

Christine Finnegan

Christine Finnegan has worked for Finn Insurance Agency since 1980. She is a licensed insurance producer and can assist with all of your insurance needs. Her strong suit is customer service.

Katelyn Finn Honquest

Katelyn Finn Honquest joined the firm in June of 2019 as a licensed producer for Property and Casualty insurance. Prior to Finn Insurance Agency, Katelyn spent six years in the auction industry, most recently as Director of Business Development for the Midwest at Hindman Auctions. Katelyn holds a bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. She currently resides in Western Springs with her husband Richard.

Kathy Shrutek

Kathy Shrutek began her insurance career with Finn Insurance Agency in 1988. She is a licensed producer in Property, Casualty, Life and Health.

Her primary focus at Finn Insurance Agency is servicing commercial accounts but she is also versed in all lines of insurance.

Marcela Porras

Marcela Porras began her insurance career with Finn Insurance Agency in 2001. She is the Personal Lines Manager and is licensed in Property and Casualty Insurance. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Araceli Medina

Araceli Medina is a dedicated insurance professional and licensed producer in Property, Casualty, Life and Health. Her industry experience includes a 15-year tenure with multiple insurance providers and is a recent addition to the Finn Insurance Agency team. Her professionalism, client focus, and fluency in both English and Spanish allow her to provide top of class service and diligent customer relations.

Thomas Finn, Jr.

Thomas Finn Jr joined Finn Insurance Agency in Spring of 2022. Tom has been in the insurance industry his entire career after graduating from the University of Illinois in 2013. Previously, Tom has worked on the carrier side with the Hartford Insurance Group. Most recently, Tom spent six years with HUB International as a Property and Casualty Broker working in the Large and Middle Market Commercial Lines group specializing in the Manufacturing, Hospitality and Financial Institutions industries. Tom currently lives in LaGrange, IL with his wife Molly and daughter, Maeve.

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