GHM Insurance Agency has been insuring business owners for over 117 years.

GHM Craft began insuring Maine craft breweries in 2011 and quickly expanded throughout the northeast and beyond.

Today we insure over 200 breweries and related businesses in 21 states.

It would be our pleasure to help you too.

Whether you are a craft brewery, brewpub, brewfest organizer, beverage distributor, retailer, hop farm, tour bus, guild, association, or one of many other craft beverage related businesses, we will work closely with you to build your unique insurance program.  

GHM Craft has access to multiple insurance programs, when combined with our craft beverage expertise and an understanding of your brewery operation, we can build the right insurance program to protect one of your most important assets.




Bill Mitchell
President and CEO

Bill began his insurance career in 1984. In 1987 he became a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and has been insuring business owners ever since


James Sanborn
Senior Account Executive

James began his passion for craft beer while in college. He began his insurance career shortly after, obtained his CIC designation in 2000, and has been insuring business owners ever since. He eventually combined his love of craft beer with his insurance expertise to pioneer GHM’s Craft Beverage Division in 2011.


Melissa Cox
Account Executive

Melissa joined GHM Insurance in July of 2005 and shortly thereafter obtained her Property and Casualty License. Melissa came to GHM with an insurance background working on-site for a large corporation in Connecticut handling workers’ compensation claims.


Reilly Kons

Account Executive

Reilly began his insurance career in 2017 upon graduating from college. He is a licensed insurance agent and is currently studying for his CIC designation. Reilly has been working closely with James and Melissa to quickly ramp up his skills targeted at understanding and insuring breweries and their related businesses. Today, Reilly is responsible for managing several breweries.


Bethany Mitchell-Legro

VP HR Division

Bethany is SHRM Certified and is the VP of GHM’s HR division. She works with all types & sizes of businesses on hiring, performance management, Employee Handbooks, terminations, and more. Bethany came to GHM in 2016.


Chelsea Gallagher

Account Manager

Chelsea services the day-to-day needs of our craft beverage customers. Chelsea is a licensed insurance agent who prides herself on delivering exceptional customer service. She is part of a team of 10 Account Managers with over 100 years of combined insurance experience ready to serve you.

 In addition to the dedicated folks above, GHM employs 30 professionals who are here to service your insurance & human resources needs. Give us a call or email today.