Colleen Parmelee

Colleen Parmelee, CIC, CRM

Program Administrator

Colleen is an Account Executive in Cool Insuring’s Commercial Lines Division.  She joined Cool in April of 2015 bringing with her over 25 years of experience working on the carrier side of the insurance industry.

Colleen started her career in 1989 as an Underwriter with Kemper Insurance in Syracuse and joined Harleysville Insurance in 1999 as a Commercial Lines Territory Manager where she grew a $6M premium territory to over $100M and was later promoted to a Director position where she was responsible for growth and profitability of a very large NYC territory and management  of 6 field staff members.

In her role at Cool, Colleen is the Program Administrator for the NYS Electrical Contractors Association Business Insurance Program and she also manages a large book  of construction as well as other middle market business.


  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Spanish, State University of New York College at Oswego


  • Licensed NYS Broker
  • Licensed NYC Property & Casualty Agent
  • Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC)
  • Certified Risk Manager (CRM)