A.V.Papa, Jr

A.V.Papa, Jr brings a diverse background. Formerly, Assistant Secretary of Commerce (Gov. Milton Shapp). Then Senior Consultant at Day & Zimmerman (Philadelphia); later, Director, Administration & Operations of the Private Industry Council (Philadelphia).

Seven years experience as President of Keystone Medical Management/Senior Officer of a health care system (acute care hospital, six outpatient centers) including starting a PPO insurance company.

From 1991, Comprehensive Assurance developed as an independent multi-line brokerage with an emphasis on employee benefits insurance. Served for 19 years on the Broker Advisory Board of Health America. Education includes BA, Geneva College, then graduate degrees from Slippery Rock University, University of Akron and MBA program, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School. Published in marketing and strategic business planning.

Barry Landsperger

Mr. Landsperger studied finance at Shippensburg University. After school he entered the workforce in a corporate management position where he stayed for 10 years.

In 2007 Mr. Landsperger joined the insurance industry. After a couple of years he came to work for Comprehensive Assurance as a broker. While working there he was promoted into a salary position as Director of Marketing.

On June 1st of 2017 Mr. Landsperger along with his business partner Christopher Visco purchased Comprehensive Assurance from the previous partners. Mr. Landsperger has a health and accident license from the state of Pennsylvania. He carriers appointments with the following carriers; UPMC, Highmark, Aetna, United and Cigna.

Christopher Samuel Visco

Christopher Samuel Visco was born in North Huntingdon and still resides in the area with his wife and three children. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh and has been working in the insurance industry for almost ten years now.

On June 1st of 2017 he, along with his business partner Barry Landsperger, purchased Comprehensive Assurance. Chris has a Health and Life License through the state of Pennsylvania and is appointed with all of the major carriers on a local and national scale.

James Clemens

After spending over 20 years in the newspaper field in many roles, James successfully transitioned his career to the Health Insurance and Employee Benefits industry.

Since 2008, he has been self-employed as a Health Insurance Broker specializing in Medicare, Individual and Employer group Medical Insurance, along with Life and Supplemental Insurances. James is currently appointed with over 10 insurance carriers, including UPMC, Highmark, Aetna, and Aflac.

James works closely with employers, employees, and individual clients to ensure all their insurance needs are met. James resides in Greensburg, PA with his wife Heather and daughter Ruby.

Melanie Saflin

Melanie Saflin is an Independent Broker with Comprehensive Assurance. Melanie has worked in the Insurance business since 2004.

Medicare and Health Insurance are my areas of expertise. Melanie works with individuals to match their needs to the Medicare plans suitable to their lifestyle. Melanie loves helping people make decisions. Each year changes are made to the plans and you need to know how this will affect you in the new year.

Melanie is professional licensed in the following states: Pennsylvania, Ohio, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, and Texas.

Medicare Supplement Plans, Prescription Drug Plans, Medicare Advantage Plans, Dental & Vision, Life Insurance and Fixed Annuities are the products Melanie can help you with.

Nathan Bennett

An owner with B & B Benefits, in a working partnership with Comprehensive Assurance.

Nathan has been helping seniors for the past eight years work the complicated maze for Medicare products, Supplements, Life and Annuities. His experience as a pharmaceutical representative offers my clients a unique perspective in one of the most costly parts for a new Medicare prospect. B & B Benefits now have close to 1000 clients of Medicare age and grow mostly from referrals.

Nathan is appointed with almost all companies offered because you never know what works best for any individual. Nathan hopes he can assist you in the near future.