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Leavitt Central Coast Welcomes Charles Grandelli

Leavitt Central Coast Insurance Services is pleased to announce the hiring of Charles Grandelli as a licensed insurance agent with a focus on high-value commercial and personal insurance accounts.

Grandelli has 24 years of experience in the industry in commercial, personal, life, and health insurance. He built two successful insurance agencies prior to joining Leavitt Central Coast. Grandelli has worked as a district manager for an insurance company where his responsibilities included training new agents and mentoring existing agents.

Grandelli graduated from the University of California in 1979 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. He has earned the Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI) and the Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow (LUTCF) designations. He served as past president of the Kiwanis Club of Salinas (1985-1986). He
is a co-sponsor of A.B. Ingham Holiday Party, a school for the severely developmentally delayed children in Salinas-Monterey. He and his wife Carol of 36 years have two children, Tony and Chelsea.

“Everyone I work with deserves to be treated with courtesy, dignity, and respect. My clients benefit through open and honest communication as well as having an agent willing to take the time to understand their unique needs,” said Grandelli.

Leavitt Central Coast has been serving clients for over 37 years. By directly representing many of the top insurance companies, the agency has the experience and resources to develop and manage clients’ risk management needs. The agency has been affiliated with the Leavitt Group since 2006.

The Leavitt Group is an organization of independent insurance agencies with 115 offices across the United States. As the 12th largest brokerage in the nation, the Leavitt Group provides affiliated agencies with management services, specialty products, and greater access to insurance markets that create a stable insurance environment for clients. More information about the Leavitt Group and Leavitt Central Coast Insurance Services can be found at

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