Our Team

Our team brings their years of experience to help growing companies in PA improve their insurance and benefits programs.

Gerry Wevodau

Gerry Wevodau

President and Founder

He has been an active professional in the Central Pennsylvania insurance community since 1989 and is able to draw on this extensive experience to provide clients with innovative solutions with a “personalized, hands on approach”. Gerry is an instrument rated private pilot who enjoys flying for business and personal enjoyment since 1999. He is also a 2nd degree Black belt in Taekwondo. He has been married to wife, Yvette since 1984 and has 3 adult children and 2 grandchildren. Gerry has also recently published his first book – “Setting a True Course- Flight Plans for Life” – and is excited to share his work with his clients and community!

Gerry Wevodau

President and Founder
He has been an active professional in the Central Pennsylvania insurance community since 1989 and is able to draw on this extensive experience to provide
Emily Thoman.

Emily Thoman

Vice President

Emily has been an active part of Wevodau Insurance since its founding in 2006 and joined full-time in 2015. She became co-owner of the business in 2017. Emily works to manage and develop the business while she continues to serve clients with a proactive approach. In 2017 she earned her LUTCF designation. Emily has been married to her husband, Roy, since 2015, has a stepdaughter, Ava, and two dogs. She enjoys spending time with her family outdoors hiking or by the pool.

Emily Thoman

Vice President
Emily has been an active part of Wevodau Insurance since its founding in 2006 and joined full-time in 2015. She became co-owner of the business
Gretchen Martin

Gretchen Martin

Sales & Benefit Specialist

Gretchen joined the Wevodau Team in 2019. She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and Central Penn College with degrees in the Health Sciences. She married her husband, Mike, in 2001 and followed his Army career throughout the country, from Colorado to California to Texas, eventually settling in Central PA in 2008. Gretchen has had various professional experiences throughout her life which have led her to discovered a passion for helping people problem solve in order to achieve their goals.

Gretchen also has two teenage children, and her absolute favorite pastime is cheering from the sidelines next to her husband at their children’s various sporting events.

Gretchen Martin

Sales & Benefit Specialist
Gretchen joined the Wevodau Team in 2019. She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and Central Penn College with degrees in the Health
Connie Caka.

Connie Caka

Sr. Account Specialist

Connie has been a health insurance professional since 1993 and has experience serving brokers and clients in the region. She has earned her Health Insurance Associate and Managed Care Professional designations from the Health Insurance Association of America. She is passionate about serving the client in a responsive and insightful manner. Connie has been married to her husband Joe since 1998, she has an adult son, Ross, daughter-in-law, Ashley and two dogs. You can find Connie poolside in the summer and traveling in search of warm weather in the winter months.

Connie Caka

Sr. Account Specialist
Connie has been a health insurance professional since 1993 and has experience serving brokers and clients in the region. She has earned her Health Insurance
Leah Gainey.

Leah Gainey

Account Specialist

Leah joined the Wevodau Team in 2020. She graduated with her associates in business from HACC and went on to pursue her bachelor’s in accounting at Penn State. Realizing accounting was not her passion she went on to find her next challenge. With a background in the hospitality industry she has gained the necessary skills to excel in the Account Specialist role.

When not working you can find her crafting, hiking/camping with her 2 dogs or doing pretty much any outdoor activity.

Leah Gainey

Account Specialist
Leah joined the Wevodau Team in 2020. She graduated with her associates in business from HACC and went on to pursue her bachelor’s in accounting
April LaFleur

April LaFleur

Account Specialist

April joined the Wevodau Team in 2021. She was born and raised in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania where she currently resides with her husband and family dog Jax. Life has lead April to take her skill set of finance, communication and employee relations to the insurance industry. April enjoys visiting her daughter and son in Pittsburgh where she also gets to spend time with her granddaughter. She also loves working in her garden, hanging at the pool, and making homemade pizzas.

April LaFleur

Account Specialist
April joined the Wevodau Team in 2021. She was born and raised in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania where she currently resides with her husband and family dog
Yvette Wevodau.

Yvette Wevodau

Administrative Specialist

Yvette actively joined Wevodau Insurance in the summer of 2018, but you could say she has been with the agency ‘since the beginning’. She has been married to founder, Gerry Wevodau, since 1984 and they have three adult children together with 2 grandchildren. Yvette provides client servicing assistance to the office, along with administrative support.

You can find her scrapbooking, sewing or cake decorating when not working or doing activities with her family. She also enjoys camping regularly with her husband, going to the beach, and anything purple.

Yvette Wevodau

Administrative Specialist
Yvette actively joined Wevodau Insurance in the summer of 2018, but you could say she has been with the agency ‘since the beginning’. She has

Are We a Good Fit for You?

Finding the right insurance agent is important to keeping your company protected, your team happy, and your frustration level low.

Let’s find out together if partnering with Wevodau is the right choice for your company. Contact us to schedule an initial consultation.