Meet Our Staff

As our client, you will have a team of highly qualified professionals working for you to provide you with the best coverage for you, your family, or your business.  Building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.

Debbie Smith

Direct: 225-654-2313
225-654-2313
November 10th, 2016 by Castello Agency

Shawn Bickham

Direct: 225-654-2313

Danette Castello

CIC
Direct: 225-654-2313
Danette Castello, a licensed agent, and office manager, attended LSU, and continued her education in California and attended numerous insurance schools and seminars. She is a former police officer. She spent five years as an underwriting manager for a large general agency in the Baton Rouge area, where she supervised 10 underwriters. She has extensive knowledge in all forms of personal and commercial insurance.  She received her CIC- Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 2012.
She is a member of Zachary Rotary Club and serves on their Board of Directors as Past-President and Program Director.  She is very active in the community and was awarded the Zachary Chamber of Commerce’s 2012 “Volunteer of the Year”.
November 10th, 2016 by Castello Agency

Kinta Castello

Direct: 225-654-2313

Kinta, a licensed agent, attended the University of Southeastern Louisiana, handles the accounting and plays a support role in the agency.

November 10th, 2016 by Castello Agency

James Castello

CIC
Direct: 225-654-2313

James is a member and past president of the Zachary Chamber of Commerce, was very active in and past president of Zachary Baseball Association. He is also a member and past president of Zachary Rotary Club. He is commissioned as a Notary Public.

His insurance credentials are extensive. He holds a BS degree from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in Business Administration, a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation, and a Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow (LUTCF).

November 10th, 2016 by Castello Agency
November 10th, 2016 by Castello Agency