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Meet the Team

Tim Crawford is President of The Crawford Insurance Group established in 2001. With over 36 years in the Insurance business, Tim made the transition from the corporate sector of Nationwide Insurance to establish his own agency. Tim has built a foundation on providing comprehensive insurance solutions by taking a proactive approach to customer service earning long-term commitment and referrals based on professional service and a high degree of integrity.

He is the recipient of the Nationwide Corporate Community Service Award, Nationwide President Award, Nationwide Champions Award and Michigan MVP in 2011, 2012, 2014 & 2015. Tim was honored with the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Achievement Award, Jefferson Award for Public Service celebrating outstanding work in local communities and BSA NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award and Silver Beaver Award. Tim is committed to community service and believes in giving back to the community by staying involved in the Rochester Christmas Parade, Rochester Rotary, Crittenton Hospital and Medical Center, Great Lakes Council of Boy Scouts, St. Andrews Church, St. Irenaeus Church and other charitable organizations.

Insurance Licenses

  • Property & Casualty
  • Life
  • Health
  • Series 6, 63, 26

Professional Memberships

  • Crittenton Hospital and Medical Center Board of Directors
  • National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA)
  • Million Dollar Round Table
  • Rochester Rotary
  • Great Lakes Council of Boy Scouts
  • City of Rochester Hills Mayor's Business Council


BSBA Bachelor of Science in Insurance and Risk Management, The Ohio State University

Timothy Crawford

Meet the Team

Financial Services & Employee Benefits

Blake McLellan

Financial Advisor

Commercial Department

Bob Carabelli

VP of Sales

Matt Crawford


Kelly Paulson

Account Manager

Brandy Miracle

Account Manager

Angela Ciaravino

Account Manager Trainee

Personal Lines Department

Christy Palazzoni

Account Manager

Lisa McLaughlin

Account Manager

Kayla Evard

Associate Account Manager

Office Operations

Rich DeMartis

Agency Operations Director