President & CEO, Principal

CPCU, ARM, CT Licensed Consultant P & C, Life & Health, Surplus & Excess Lines Broker License, Registered Financial Advisor & Registered Representative


Joe is President & CEO, responsible to lead Smith Brothers Insurance in optimizing its relationships with all stakeholders and ensure Smith Brothers future as an enduring company. He is Managing Partner of Smith Brothers Financial, a full service financial services practice, adapting our risk management philosophy in corporate and individual financial planning and investment advice.

A graduate of St. Anselm College with a degree in Economics, he loves business, connecting with people, is a lifelong learner and continuously helps others by giving back to make the world a better place. Joe is a founding member of Kids For Kids CT (a non-profit that teaches kids the importance of helping other kids), serves on the Board of Trustees for the Boys & Girls Club of Hartford, sits on the Executive Board of the Nutmeg State Games and is an active member of the International Young Presidents Organization (YPO), CT Chapter. One of his favorite sayings – “make someone else’s day a great day today.”