Our team

The representatives on our team take pride in helping you get the most out of your policies and financial plans. You can trust us to make sure you have the right coverage and investments to take care of the people and things you care about most. Get personalized service with one-on-one advice and clear answers to your insurance and investment questions. When you choose The Co-operators, you’re choosing a dedicated team that’s on your side, ready to help you make confident financial choices. Connect with us today.

Melanie Lyons

Melanie Lyons

Financial Advisor
Saint John
You deserve a personalized approach with one-on-one advice and answers to all of your insurance and investment questions. You can also expect service beyond your policy purchase; we'll keep you informed of any changes or new products. Melanie has been working in the insurance and financial services industry since 1997. She came to The Co-operators in October 2009, and became the Advisor of the Saint John East office in June 2010. Married with three children, Melanie thoroughly enjoys helping people build a portfolio that provides the protection they require, at a budget they can afford. The office is conveniently located at 54 Loch Lomond Rd in the Bayview Credit Union Building on the east side of Saint John. Melanie has achieved the recognition of being an Atlantic Builder each year since joining The Co-operators. In 2011,2012, and 2018 she received the distinction of becoming an Executive Builder. Receiving the Executive Builder award is not only a great honour for the advisor and staff, but it’s also a guarantee to clients and prospective clients that they will receive the highest level of professional and knowledgeable service. Particularly when it comes to trusting us with all of your insurance needs, whether it's Life, Commercial, Home, Auto, or Travel insurance, or wealth management products and services.
You deserve a personalized approach with one-on-one advice and answers to all of your insurance and investment questions. You can also expect service beyond your policy purchase; we'll keep you informed of any changes or new products. Melanie has been working in the insurance and financial services industry since 1997. She came to The Co-operators in October 2009, and became the Advisor of the Saint John East office in June 2010. Married with three children, Melanie thoroughly enjoys helping people build a portfolio that provides the protection they require, at a budget they can afford. The office is conveniently located at 54 Loch Lomond Rd in the Bayview Credit Union Building on the east side of Saint John. Melanie has achieved the recognition of being an Atlantic Builder each year since joining The Co-operators. In 2011,2012, and 2018 she received the distinction of becoming an Executive Builder. Receiving the Executive Builder award is not only a great honour for the advisor and staff, but it’s also a guarantee to clients and prospective clients that they will receive the highest level of professional and knowledgeable service. Particularly when it comes to trusting us with all of your insurance needs, whether it's Life, Commercial, Home, Auto, or Travel insurance, or wealth management products and services.
Brenda McCluskey

Brenda McCluskey

Associate Financial Advisor
Saint John

Brenda first represented The Co-operators in 1995, when she was hired as Customer Service Representative. In 2004, she was honoured when she was chosen by her peers to receive the Service Excellent Award. Brenda is knowledgeable in Auto, Home, Business, Travel and Life insurance. Her main focus is Home and Business insurance. She is building relationships through contact with clients, reviewing their coverage as well as connecting with new businesses to show them what The Co-operators and our personalized service can offer them. Brenda also has her Life insurance licence and would be happy to talk to you about all of your Life insurance needs. Brenda currently resides in Grand Bay-Westfield with her husband, Allan. She has one daughter and two beautiful granddaughters.

Brenda first represented The Co-operators in 1995, when she was hired as Customer Service Representative. In 2004, she was honoured when she was chosen by her peers to receive the Service Excellent Award. Brenda is knowledgeable in Auto, Home, Business, Travel and Life insurance. Her main focus is Home and Business insurance. She is building relationships through contact with clients, reviewing their coverage as well as connecting with new businesses to show them what The Co-operators and our personalized service can offer them. Brenda also has her Life insurance licence and would be happy to talk to you about all of your Life insurance needs. Brenda currently resides in Grand Bay-Westfield with her husband, Allan. She has one daughter and two beautiful granddaughters.

Michelle Kelly

Michelle Kelly

Associate Insurance Advisor
Saint John
Kathy Clark

Kathy Clark

Associate Financial Advisor
Saint John
Kathy brings lots of experience to our agency. She’s been in the insurance industry for the past six years. She first established herself with a knowledgeable background in financial services at London Life before adding general insurance to her portfolio with State Farm.
Kathy resides in Dipper Harbour where she enjoys time with her spouse. In her spare time, she loves to test her skills with photography or enjoy time with her adult children and grandchild.

Kathy brings lots of experience to our agency. She’s been in the insurance industry for the past six years. She first established herself with a knowledgeable background in financial services at London Life before adding general insurance to her portfolio with State Farm.
Kathy resides in Dipper Harbour where she enjoys time with her spouse. In her spare time, she loves to test her skills with photography or enjoy time with her adult children and grandchild.