The Fairway Insurance Head Office is located at 104 Montague Row Digby Nova Scotia B0V 1A0. The office specializes in Personal Lines, Commercial and Marine Insurance with emphasis on seafood processing and related industries, Marine Trades such as boat builders, marinas and related business. The office has particular emphasis on fishing vessel insurance and all related support industries.
Call us today, at 1-888-245-4741, to see what an expert can do for you.
We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.
104 Montague Row, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada
09:00 a.m. – 03:00 p.m.
Sarah Amirault is the President of Fairway Insurance Services Inc. and Treasurer for Nesika Insurance Services Inc. She has been working with Fairway since graduating from Acadian University with a Bachelor of Arts in 1994, and continued her education obtaining her C.A.I.B. (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) accreditation in 2012. Her roles and responsibilities have included moving to Newfoundland to start a branch office, Personal Lines Sales Manager as well as Operations Manager. Sarah is very active within the insurance industry serving on the Provincial Broker’s Association (IBANS) in a variety of roles including board member, President and Chair. Sarah also sits on the National Broker’s Association (IBAC). In Sarah’s free time she can be found spending time with her 3 dogs or in a barn, riding her 4 horses.
Keith Amirault is the Vice President of both Fairway Insurance Services Inc. and Nesika Insurance Services Inc. He has been working with Fairway since 1993 and has assumed many roles and responsibilities including but not limited to Commercial Insurance Broker, Sales Manager, and Marine Manager. Depending on the season you can also find him sailing or skiing.
Jana Amirault is the Operations Manager at Fairway. It’s her job to ensure our staff have the education and tools needed to provide our clients with the high levels of service they have come to expect. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from MSVU. When she isn’t in the office, you can find her volunteering in the community, playing with her puppy Buster, or attending as many concerts as her schedule will allow. She has kids and a husband she likes a lot too.
Sharyn Hiscock has been a member of the Fairway team since 2008. She has been the manager of the Personal Lines Department since 2015, and also runs the Digital Marketing. She has completed a Bachelor of Arts, Master of Business Administration (MBA), as well as both her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) and Canadian Professional Insurance Broker (CPIB) Designations. During her free time Sharyn volunteers as a youth volleyball coach.
Allison Handspiker has been with Fairway Insurance since 2005. She is currently the Operations Assistant and Office Manager for the Digby branch. She completed her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) Designation in 2013.
Nikki Chafe joined the Fairway team in 2020 as a Commercial Insurance Broker. Nikki comes to Fairway with a wealth of sales knowledge and over 20 years’ experience. Nikki looks forward to working with business owners helping them understand and customize their insurance needs. Nikki has previously worked as a Certified Life Coach and Trainer. Nikki is an avid traveler, and active community volunteer. In her free time she loves the great outdoors, archaeology, theology, singing, playing her Djembe drum, her 2 sons and her golden retriever.
Alan Griffiths has worked with Fairway Insurance Services since 1997 specializing in Marine and Commercial Insurance. He has successfully completed his Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) Designation. Some of his interests include coaching hockey and camping.
Jared Haight is a Personal Lines Broker at Fairway Insurance. He joined the Fairway team in October 2019. In 2015 he completed the NSCC Business Administration program as valedictorian with a concentration in marketing. During his spare time he plays trivia, volunteers for the Children's Wish Foundation, and occasionally likes to paint, sculpt and draw.
Pamela Haight joined the Fairway Insurance team in 2011 as a personal lines account manager and is currently a Commercial Lines Account Manager and Personal Lines New Business Specialist. In 2015 she completed the Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) designation with honours. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, reading and spending time with family, in particular her 4 grandchildren.
Tanner Robinson is a Personal Lines Broker at Fairway Insurance. He joined the Fairway team in September 2018. After graduating from Digby Regional High School, he then went to NSCC where he completed a Business Administration course with a management concentration. Tanner is now currently working towards receiving his Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) Designation. During his spare time, Tanner plays hockey and golf. He also enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his friends and family.
Reid Ross has been working with Fairway Insurance since 2009 in the Marine Department as a Broker/Account Manager. He has been living in Digby for 30 years and has been an active member of the Digby Volunteer Fire Department since 1997.
Christy Allen Mullen joined the Fairway team in December of 2018 as a Personal Lines Account Manager. After graduating from Digby regional High School in 1993, she completed her Certification in French at Universite Ste Anne in Church Point in 1996. Christy has completed the first course towards her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker Designation She has spent the past several years volunteering with many organizations including Weymouth Minor Baseball and coaching Basketball and Softball at St Mary’s Bay Academy, as well as serving on the Provincial Board for the C@P program to bring internet to rural communities. In her spare time, Christy enjoys travelling, cooking, and watching her three children play sports.
Erika joined the Fairway team in October 2019 as a Personal Lines Account Manager after graduating from the NSCC Business Administration Program. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and pets.
Kirsten Hopkins joined the Fairway team in May, 2016. She is currently working as a Personal Lines Account Manager and New Business Specialist in our Digby office. Kirsten is originally from Ontario and moved to Nova Scotia in 2005, where she finished high school at Annapolis West Education Centre. After completing high school, she moved to St. John’s, NL and completed a medical office administration certificate. Kirsten received her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) Designation in 2020.
Janice Hutchins has been employed at Fairway Insurance since 2003. She is a Commercial Account Manager. After graduating from high school she furthered her education in the accounting field. She has also completed her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) Designation. She enjoys spending time with her 3 grandchildren.
Shari Montreuil is a Personal Lines Account Manager at Fairway Insurance. She joined the Fairway team in 2020. Shari moved from Ontario to the Digby area in the summer of 2019 with her family. She is currently working on completing the first course towards her CAIB designation. Shari enjoys playing poker, hiking and spending time with her husband, daughter and two Labradors in her spare time.
Jane Potter joined the Fairway Insurance team in 2015. She works as a Personal Lines Renewal Specialist and has recently completed the fundamentals of insurance course. In her free time she enjoys camping, biking and spending time with family.
Julie Robinson joined the Fairway team in August of 2017 and is currently working as a Commercial Account Manager. Prior to working with Fairway, Julie studied Business Administration at both MSVU and NSCC. In her spare time, Julie is a volunteer firefighter and medical first responder. She also enjoys spending time with her two boys, and being outdoors on her horse.
Angel joined the Fairway team in September 2016 as a Marine Account Manager. She is currently working on completing the first course towards her CAIB designation. Angel recently moved to Digby NS from Labrador NL. She enjoys camping and spending time with her husband and son.
Stacey VanTassell joined the Fairway Insurance team in June 2019 as a Personal Line’s Renewal Specialist. After graduating Digby High, she went on to the city and decided to go back to school to become a Paralegal and graduated in 2015. Stacey has completed the first course towards her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker Designation. Her favorite pass time is camping, gardening, water sports and spending time with family.
Michelle Levings is a Lloyds Coverholder Underwriter for our in house Lloyds of London program. After graduating from Dalhousie University with her BA in 2004, she returned to her hometown of Digby in 2005. Michelle began working at Fairway Insurance in May of 2007 as a Personal Lines Account Manager and later became a Personal Lines Broker. She is currently an active member of the Digby County Exhibition and the secretary of the Bear River Agricultural Society. Michelle is an executive of a ladies only charity group, Digby Care 25 as well. Michelle enjoys fishing, travelling and spending time with family and her two Saint Bernard’s.
Megan Robinson has been with Fairway Insurance Services Inc. since 2005. Her love for the sea, family, community, and boating is a natural fit as Marine Market Manager on the Fairway Team. As a boater she understands the importance of peace of mind while out on the water. If you are on the water for business or pleasure Megan wants to make sure you have the right coverage at the best price so you can have peace of mind also. Megan has completed both a Bachelor of Arts as well as her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker Designation.
Sandra Elliott has been with Fairway Insurance since 2006. She is a Technical Service Representative for Personal Lines. She has completed the first 3 courses towards her CAIB Designation. She is Bilingual. Her favourite pass-time is to read.
Robyn Savary joined the Fairway team in September 2016. She is currently a Marine TSR She graduated from Digby Regional High School with honours in French Immersion then went to university for a 1 year French Immersion program. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and 2 dogs.
Laura Winchester has been a part of the Fairway Family since 2005. Laura is a Marine Technical Service Representative. Laura graduated from Digby Regional High School in 1985. She has received her CAIB (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) Designation in 2011. Laura enjoys reading, walking and spending time with Family.
Shelley Francis started with Fairway Insurance Services Inc. in June 2005. She is the Accounting Supervisor and works in the Digby branch. Shelley graduated from the Annapolis West Education Centre.
Kathie-Lee Cromwell started with Fairway Insurance Services Inc in April of 2011. She handles the Accounts Payable and works out of the Digby branch. Kathie-Lee graduated from Digby Regional High School.
Shelby Mitchell joined the Fairway team in August of 2015. She is currently the receptionist at our Digby office. Prior to joining Fairway she completed the Administrative Assistant program at Eastern College.
Debby Robinson began working for Fairway Insurance in 2013. She is our switchboard operator. After graduating from high school she attended the University of New Brunswick.
Danny Robinson started working for Fairway Insurance in February 2007 as the IT Coordinator. He has been working in the Information Technology industry since 1995. In his spare time he plays hockey and golf and enjoys spending time with his family.