About Us

Kathy Bye

Owner/Operator, Agent, Financial Advisor
Property, Casualty, Life, and Financial
Licensed in MD, DC, VA, PA, DE, FL, OH, NC, SC, and AZ

Kathy started her insurance career with Nationwide Insurance in 1980 as a secretary and worked her way up to becoming an Agent by 1983 founding the Bye Insurance Agency. In 1984, she hit her first company award and achieved her first Presidents Conference award one year later, making her the first female agent in Nationwide’s history to obtain this prestigious award. Since then, she and her team have earned this award 18 times. She loves the beach, traveling to warm weather destinations and paying it forward. Family is most important to her. She loves spending her time with her husband, Ed, who is also an insurance broker in Odenton, her three children Starr, Fallon and Michael and their large family.

Lindsay Mason

Operations Manager
Property, Casualty, Life and Health
Licensed in MD and DE

Lindsay started with the Bye Agency in 2009 and specializes in personal lines insurance. She started her insurance career in 2007 on the Eastern Shore where she grew up. Before going into the insurance industry, Lindsay studied Psychology at Salisbury University and was a Preschool teacher for many years. Lindsay was born in New Jersey and moved to the Eastern Shore of Maryland with her entire family at the age of eight. To Lindsay, nothing is more important in life than family which is why she moved back to the Eastern Shore in 2013 with her husband Steve and welcomed their first child Shannon May in December 2016. She has a love for the beach, her hobbies include surfing, boating, paddle boarding, shopping, playing golf and, of course, spending time with her family and friends.

Tim Bye

Associate Agent
Property, Casualty, and Life
Licensed in MD, VA, and FL

Tim, the office jokester, started with the Bye Agency when he was just 19 years old. He took a sabbatical for a few years to manage a large car dealership before returning to the Bye Agency in 2007. He specializes in personal lines insurance. He telecommutes from his home in Florida where he enjoys the warm weather and lack of snow (most of the time). He spends his free time with his wife and children going to Disney World, hanging out at the pool, boating or going to the movies.

April McVeigh

Associate Agent
Property, Casualty, and Life
Licensed in MD and VA

April started with the Bye Agency in 2001 and specializes in commercial lines insurance. Prior to starting her insurance career, she worked in the mortgage industry. She grew up in Bowie and Kent Island before moving to Stewartstown, PA where she currently resides with her husband Kevin and three children Kaitlyn, Tre and Josie. She has a very large family and spends as much time with them as she can. Her hobbies include horseback riding (she used to be an equestrian horseback rider), boating and travelling.

Brandy Rice

Associate Agent
Property, Casualty, and Life
Licensed in MD and VA

Brandy started with the Bye Agency in 2007 and specializes in personal lines insurance. Brandy grew up and lives in Pasadena. She enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, Chris, cousin, Justin and daughter, Faith. She also likes going to the beach and watching her daughter play sports. To Brandy, the most important things in her life are her daughter, her family and helping anyone in need. Her favorite quote is “It is not where you come from that makes you. It is where you are going that will determine who you are.”

Fallon Warwick

Marketing Manager

Fallon has been with the agency since May 2018. She graduated from Towson University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare Management with a minor in Business Administration and UMUC with a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration. She lives in Hampstead, MD with her husband Rob, and two German Shepherds, Molly and Colt. They are expecting their first child February 2019, which makes Kathy a first time Grandma! Aside from her work with the Bye team, she also works with the Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital Foundation to raise money for their “little” patients. She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling up and down the east coast for softball tournaments with her husband.

Allison O’Hanlon

Associate Agent
Property and Casualty
Licensed in MD

Allison has been with the Bye Insurance Agency since May 2018. Prior to joining the insurance industry, she held a 20-year career in Real Estate and Home Remodeling business. She lives in Pasadena, MD with her husband Steve, two sons, Hunter and Zack, and yellow lab, Layla. She loves spending time with her family. Her weekends are spent at the baseball field with one of her son’s or watching the other play the drums in his rock band and high school marching band. Her hobbies include gardening, taking our dog on hikes, entertaining friends and family and grilling anything possible on the grill! She also holds her esthetics license in the state of Maryland as well and enjoys giving friends and family facials, waxing and spray tans in my spare time.

Diane Hoback

Associate Agent
Property, Casualty, and Life
Licensed in MD

Diane started with the Bye Agency in 2017 and specializes in personal lines insurance. She started her insurance career in 2016 with Severn River Insurance Agency until the agency merged with the Bye Agency. She graduated Towson University in 1994 with her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in management and a minor in political science. Diane was born and raised in Towson where she still resides with her husband of 19 years and beautiful daughter, Emma, who keeps them both busy with club soccer, piano, and an active social life. Diane’s hobbies include swimming, shopping, and getting to the beach whenever she can.

Bonnie Michel

Customer Service Rep
Property, Casualty, and Life
Licensed in MD

Bonnie started with the Bye Agency in 2008 and specializes in personal lines. Although she became a member of the Bye Team in 2008, she worked for 30+ years in the insurance industry beginning in the Nationwide Insurance Regional Office in Annapolis. She grew up and still resides in Mayo, MD. Her hobbies include gardening, cooking and has a fondness for animals. Spending holidays and quality time with her family is the most important thing to Bonnie. She loves the beach and makes it a priority to visit the beaches of North Carolina at least once a year.

Melissa Caskey

Associate Agent
Property, Casualty, and Life
Licensed in MD

Melissa started with the Bye Agency in 2013 and specializes in personal lines insurance. Melissa holds herself to a high standard and strives to keep herself organized and provide excellent customer service. She has lived in Anne Arundel County for over 15 years and is a graduate of Annapolis High School. She spends her free time with her family, mostly chasing after her fierce little girl, Alona. Her hobbies include reading, cooking and listening to music. Melissa would love to have a dog but has instead settled for a guinea pig named Pepsi. Her biggest vice is her coffee addiction and on any given day she’d love to have her toes in the sand.

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