Since the start of his career in 1984, Joe gained tremendous experience in varied areas of insurance and benefit planning. Most recently Joe launched his own insurance services firm where he feels he will be best positioned to provide exceptional solutions to his clients and partners. Joe works closely with his clientele to design customized life insurance, disability and long-term care solutions. With expertise in estate planning, wealth transfers and business planning, he will design and implement an insurance package aligning to the client’s specific needs. Prior to opening Schifano Insurance Services, Joe worked with Fifth Third Insurance as a Vice President and High Net Worth Insurance Specialist, providing tailored solutions for customers of Fifth Third private bank throughout Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia. Joe also spent 15 years working at BB&T Insurance where he held positions of Wealth Insurance Strategist and Vice President/Employee Benefits Specialist. There he assisted individuals as well as group businesses in developing and executing benefit programs to meet their personal and professional needs. Joe exudes energy and enthusiasm, making him exceptional at building and maintaining relationships.
Joe earned his bachelor’s degree from Franklin College, his master’s degree from Western Kentucky University and completed the Family Business Specialist program from The American College. He maintains Life, Health, and Property and Casualty licenses in several states. Joe is an avid outdoorsman, dedicated volunteer for numerous charities, and enjoys traveling the country with his wife Holly on their Harley. Exercising his passion for football, Joe served as a volunteer football coach for 25 years. He is married with three children, two stepchildren, two grandchildren and currently resides in Louisville, Kentucky.