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Lyon Insurance and Tanya Poiroux Agency Join Pyron Group, a Leavitt Group Affiliate

Pascagoula, Mississippi

Mississippi-based insurance agencies, Lyon Insurance and Tanya Poiroux Agency have affiliated with Pyron Group, an affiliate of Leavitt Group since 2021, and headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi. Leavitt Group is a network of insurance brokers whose collective strength allows members to provide national resources to their clients.

Lyon Insurance is based in West Point, MS, and has years of insurance experience with individuals and businesses. They are dedicated to maintaining strong relationships with their clients and the companies they represent through their deep understanding of insurance products and services.

Lyon Insurance agency owner, Gil, shared about the affiliation, “To meet the growing challenges in our market and to better meet our clients’ needs, we’re excited about this opportunity to partner and grow with Pyron and Leavitt.”

Tanya Poiroux Agency is based in Pascagoula, MS, and has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry. They offer insurance products and services for both individuals and businesses. They pride themselves on getting to know their clients and making custom insurance policies based on their clients’ needs.

Tanya shared about joining Pyron Group, “One of the challenges of being an insurance agency in South Mississippi is finding insurers with a wide range of products to fit the needs of every single customer. To meet the growing challenges in our coastal market and serve our clients, we’re proud to partner with Pyron and Leavitt.”

The Lyon Insurance team will remain in the same location. Some team members from Tanya Poiroux Agency will be moving to Pyron’s Pascagoula office.

If any questions about this new affiliation, please contact Doug Pyron at 601-362-9004 or

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