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The Dowd Agencies Welcomes Suzanne Mlinarcik as Commercial Account Manager

HOLYOKE — The Dowd Agencies, LLC announced that Suzanne Mlinarcik has joined its staff as a commercial account manager and marketer. She is responsible for marketing new and renewal business and managing in-house accounts.

“Suzanne has done it all in the insurance industry,” said David Griffin Sr., executive vice president and treasurer of the Dowd Agencies. “She is passionate about her work and is proud of the relationships she builds with her clients and co-workers. She’s an excellent addition to our staff, and we are excited to have her on our team.”

Mlinarcik has been an insurance professional for more than 25 years, specializing in commercial insurance and training and mentoring employees. Her career began at an insurance agency in Connecticut, where she climbed the ranks from a part-time employee to manager of the Commercial Lines department. She eventually stepped into the role of senior account manager, where she mentored new hires and managed her own client portfolio.

Mlinarcik is an active member of the motorcycle community, regularly participating in charitable events including Brightside’s Hope for the Holidays Toy Drive/Run, Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke, and the Wicked in Pink Cancer Run.