Brian Finnell, a vice president in the Melville office of Cook Maran, is charged with growing and maintaining commercial insurance relationships. Brian joined the Donald A. Hall Agency, Inc. as a commercial sales associate in 1995 and remained with the agency through its merger with Cook, Hall & Hyde and subsequent merger with Maran Corporate Risk Associates to create Cook Maran & Associates in 2012. The agency became a Prime Risk Partner in 2015 and was renamed Cook Maran.
Brian attended the Commercial Union School for Commercial Lines in Boston and, in 1994, earned his bachelor’s degree in business management from SUNY Westbury.
A passionate baseball fan, he attended the Harry Wendelstedt School of Professional Umpiring in Daytona Beach, Florida, and graduated in 1992. He has umpired semi-pro baseball games across the state of New York and continues to play in a fast-pitch softball league; Brian also enjoys playing golf.
Brian lives in East Northport, NY, with his wife, Merryl, and two children.Our Team Directory