Your Team


Dennis Zubler

Agency Principal

Dennis started his career in the insurance industry in 1980. Over the years, he worked as an insurance agent, agency manager, and marketing representative for three insurance companies before coming to Hornafius Insurance Agency, Inc. in 1984. Dennis purchased the agency in 1995. The business has grown significantly since that time. Dennis has been very involved in the communities where he lives and works. He has also been very involved regionally, nationally, and internationally through his involvement in Rotary International.

Since 2002, Dennis takes on the persona of Itzy the clown and tries to bring joy, smiles and laughs to others. In addition to enjoying working with you through Hornafius Insurance Agency, he loves his family. After raising two grown children, he takes pleasure in watching his four grandchildren grow up. Dennis is a Penn State graduate with a degree in accounting. He enjoys college and professional football and has been a Steelers fan since watching pro football in the 1960’s.


Phone 717-367-5126



Valerie May

Office Manager

Val began her insurance career with Hornafius Insurance Agency in 2009. Prior to this, she spent 12 years in the Real Estate industry. Val’s first four years were spent in the Apartment Building Division and she currently holds the position of Office Manager. She assists in organizational changes and long-term team goals as well as procedures and document changes. She grew up in Highspire and moved to Elizabethtown in 1996. Val loves spending time with her two kids, fishing, and having cookouts with family.


Phone 717-367-5126

Text 717-308-9711



Alyssa Roth

Client Care Specialist

Alyssa joined the Hornafius team in May 2018 as the “Director of Welcome” and has been astounding us ever since. She studied hard and passed the agent’s licencing exam in July. She is known for enthusiastically striving to provide exceptional knowledge and a pleasant service experience to you.

She loves the challenge of finding the best coverage and the best prices for YOUR individual needs and wants. She loves serving YOU!

Alyssa has one sister and many close friends. She enjoys spending her time hiking, fishing, kayaking, swimming, and camping, along with many other outdoor adventures. She also likes making candles and cheering for any Baltimore sports team. She loves pizza, and for some crazy reason, she hates dessert.


Phone 717-367-5126


Greg Grove 

Client Care Specialist

Commercial Lines

Greg joined our team in January 2019. He has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry and will bring value and new ideas to our team! 

He will be serving YOU while he finds the best coverage and the best prices for YOUR business’ needs. He will work with you individually to protect what matters!

Greg has been married for 27 years and has 7 kids and 7 grandkids. He loves being outdoors, fishing, hunting and playing/coaching softball and soccer. He enthusiastically cheers for the Eagles and enjoys listening to 80’s music. Greg loves pizza of any type, and he claims to never have met a pizza he didn’t like! Chick-fil-a is his favorite restaurant and he loves to run.

He is involved in Elizabethtown’s Rotary club and in his home church, Hope Community Church in Mount Joy. He teaches Sunday school and helps to organize an annual 5k race for Arm of Hope. He enjoys travelling to Africa to help with the Arm of Hope kids camp in Ghana. 


Phone 717-367-5126



Julia Keiser

Manager of Marketing & Advertising

Julia joined the Hornafius team in January 2017. She enjoys analyzing and reporting data, keeping up this website, and creating the welcome kit, niche marketing packages, and social media posts. She loves learning and applying her newfound understanding to the way this company runs, eager to make better, more effective ways to serve YOU and make YOU know how much you’re cherished!

Julia is a student at Cairn University where she studies Secondary English Education. She’s a part of the Residence Hall Activities planning committee where she designs community-building events. She also organizes a weekly worship/prayer gathering at her school and helps run multimedia for multiple campus events. She loves her siblings, her church, and combining her passions for learning and loving people.


Phone 717-367-5126 or (717) 449-1551



Jon Gross

Client Care Specialist

Jon also joined the Hornafius team in February 2018. He enjoys helping to advise you about your insurance needs to best describe the answers to your questions. He loves helping you! He also enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, watching his kids’ sporting events, and taking part in barbecues and beach trips. Jon is unusually good at figuring out the ending of television shows, even though this may drive friends and family crazy. His favorite color is blue, his favorite dessert is creme brulee, and his favorite fictional character is Captain America (I totally agree!). His favorite book is American Sniper and his favorite movie is the Godfather.

Coming Soon! 

We’re hiring another Client Care Specialist in sales this summer! Keep an eye out for this big announcement!


If you’re interested in joining our team, we are interested in hearing from you! Check out our Careers page here!