Our History

Central Insurance Associates, Inc began as the R.L. Cleveland Insurance Agency in 1948.  Ralph L. Cleveland, Jr. was one of the founding members of the Professional Insurance Agents Association of Indiana and continued with the agency until his retirement of 1999. Today the Ralph L. Cleveland, Jr. Professional Agent of the Year Award is given by the Professional Insurance Agents Association of Indiana in his honor.

In 1994, the agency name was changed to Central Insurance Associates, Inc.  Today the agency is guided by Timothy P. Allen, Michael D. Chambers, and James W. Funk, Jr. Together, this group has over 80 years of experience and expertise in the insurance business.

Central Insurance Associates is a full-service independent insurance agency, offering solutions for asset protection and risk management for both business and individuals.  We offer a full range of insurance, including Business Insurance, Personal Auto, Homeowners, Umbrella, Employee Benefits, Individuals Health, Life Insurance, Senior Products, and Annuities.

At Central Insurance Associates, we appreciate and value each and every client we serve. We strive to understand the unique nature of every risk we insure and find solutions to satisfy their needs.

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