540A Greenbriar Road
York, PA 17404

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Specialized Plans, Managed by Specialists.

The York Builders Insurance Trust was established in 1969 to provide group health, life and disability benefits to the members of the York County Builders Association and their employees.

Since then, we have been the Association’s preferred local choice for quality coverage, competitive rates, and local claim service.

Association members appreciate the professional, attentive approach provided by Trust Manager Michele Zettle and Claims Manager Susan Wolf.

The Patton Group has served as the consulting and marketing brokerage firm for the Trust since 1999. Association members benefit from The Patton Group’s nearly four decades of expertise in the design, sale and service of employee benefit programs. 

Michele Zettle, Trust Manager

Michele has been with the York Builders Insurance Trust since 2010 where she manages the administrative and financial aspects of the Trust.  Prior to working for the Trust she had over ten years of customer service experience in manufacturing, worked for the York County Chamber of Commerce as the their Membership Director for over twenty years and also worked for Perry L. Cisney Inc.  Michele is a graduate of the Dale Carnegie Course and graduate assistant program, former member of the President’s Club, past president of Women’s Network of York and secretary of the Executive Referral Network.  She enjoys golfing, gardening and spending time with her family.
 Susan Wolf, Claims Manager

Susan began working in the insurance industry in 1996.  She joined the York County Builders Insurance Trust in 2007 as an administrative assistant.  In 2009 she was promoted to Claims Manager and she provides local personalized service to our participants on claim questions.  She enjoys sports and spending time with her grandchildren.

Bob Patton, CLL

Bob has been working in the insurance business since 1975 and specializes in designing and implementing employee benefit plans and executive compensation packages. Bob graduated from York College of PA. with a B.S. degree in Business Administration. He also has his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) degree from The American College in Bryn Mawr, PA. Bob has been an active member of the community and served on local boards such as the York-Adams Chapter of Financial Service Professionals. He is a current member (and past President) of the York Area Insurance and Financial Advisors (1988-1989), and is also a member of the York College Alumni Association.
Dave Patton, Associate

Dave is a graduate of Elizabethtown College in 1991. After earning a Bachelor's degree in Accounting and Finance, in 1992 he decided to get into the insurance business with his Dad. In his early years, he helped create financial plans for families including advice with insurance and investment products. Later on, Dave shifted his efforts in the business community, including the sales and service of employee benefit plans. Dave has also served as the Vice President for two years at the York County Builders Association and many more years on their Board.
Chris Patton, Associate

Chris has been with The Patton Group since 1998. He is currently pursuing his REBC (Registered Employee Benefits Consultant) degree. Chris is also a proud member of the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) and the Central Pennsylvania Association of Health Underwriters (CPAHU). Chris has the goal to become one of the top insurance agents in York. In order to achieve success, Chris believes in 100% client satisfaction with their employee benefit plans.