Newport News Office
(757) 785-4509
13185 Warwick Blvd,
Newport News, VA 23602

Williamsburg Office
(757) 320-1964
1769 Jamestown Rd Suite 2A,
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Carrollton Office
(757) 785-4509
15111-D Carrollton Blvd,.
Carrollton, VA 23314

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About Us

Robin Haas Tax Free Retirement Planning, Life, and Health Insurance Expert

Robin Haas

My name is Robin Haas, Managing Partner at The Colony Group. I have been with our agency for over 16 years. I specialize in Group and Individual Health Insurance and Benefits as well as Medicare. I also assist our clients with Tax Free Retirement planning, Life insurance and Annuities. I have over 20 years of experience in the financial service and health insurance industry, ranging from time at Fidelity Investments to Prudential, before settling into business here at Colony. I am an active member of the National Association of Health Underwriters and Treasurer for the Eastern Virginia Association of Health Underwriters. I also serve on the Optima Health Broker Advisory Board. I am a partner with Five Rings Financial and host our monthly Wine Women and Wealth networking events, where we are developing relationships with Women throughout the Peninsula. I have been married to my husband Rob for 30 years, and enjoy spending down time with my grandchildren, Samuel Keith, and Lily Ann. Health & Benefits | Financial Services | Life InsuranceView Robin D. Haas's profile on LinkedIn

Michelle A. Slabinski CISR, CPIA, Property & Casualty Solutions Expert

Michelle Slabinski

My name is Michelle Slabinski, Managing Partner and Property & Casualty Solutions Expert at The Colony Group. I’ve been with The Colony Group since 2001, becoming a partner with Robin Haas in 2003. My role for more than a decade at The Colony Group has been to manage our Property and Casualty Insurance for Individuals, such as Home, Auto, Boat, Flood and Personal Umbrellas, along with Businesses, including General Liability, Workers Compensation, & Commercial Auto. I also co-manage Colony Financial Service, Life Insurance and Annuities, Tax Free Retirement Strategies and Retirement Planning. I am a Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) & a Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA). I became President of BNI Diligence Chapter in Yorktown in September 2015, I am the Vice President of the Peninsula Oyster Point Kiwanis, a member of the Professional Insurance Agents of Virginia and DC and the Christopher Newport University Peninsula Alumni Society. Personal Insurance | Homeowners Insurance | Flood Insurance | Auto Insurance | Umbrella Insurance
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Kathleen Capron McCluer
I have been with The Colony Group for 2 years as a Commercial Insurance Specialist. My specialty is Commercial Business including Workers Compensation, Commercial Property Insurance, Commercial Liability, Commercial Auto & Bonds. In my spare time I enjoy taking quilting classes.
Bonnie M. Settle-Brown
I have been with Colony for 9 years & I am the Commercial Insurance Manager. I specialize in Business Insurance, including Non-Profits, Directors & Officers, and Error & Omissions. I am a proud mother of two daughters. In my spare time I enjoy my two cats, Captain Wren, and the newest addition, Jolee.

Rose Hardy
I am the newest member of The Colony Group support team working in Commercial Lines. I have been working in the customer service industry for several years and look forward to taking care of my Colony clients.

Jennifer Arrington

Dawn Baskette
Karen Byrd

Pamela Westmoreland
Lori Ketterman

Rachel Wheeler

The Colony Group

the colony group

For 20+ years, The Colony Group has been providing Hampton Roads, VA businesses and families with the best service and rates for all business and family insurance needs. We specialize in Group & Individual Health Insurance, Commercial Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Flood Insurance, Automobile Insurance & Life Insurance Policies. And, yes, we are HIPPA compliant!

Our primary goal is to create long term relationships with local individuals & their families and business owners & the families of their organization.

The Colony Group is an independent insurance agency, representing many excellent companies that allow us to find the best coverage match for your particular needs. We pride ourselves in approaching your insurance needs as a consultant, vs. an agent. We listen to your concerns and ask the necessary questions before offering an opinion or proposal.


We are accredited members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents and the National Association of Health Underwriters.

We have multiple offices to provide convenience for our clients. We are located in the Denbigh section of Newport News, the Busch Corporate area of Williamsburg, and on Carrollton Blvd in Carrollton! We are within a 15 minute drive from anywhere on the Virginia Peninsula.

Colony CARES: Customers Always Receive Extraordinary Service. This is the common thread of our founders, partners, managers and employees, and our promise to you!

Michelle A. Slabinski, CISR, CPIA, Property & Casualty Solutions Expert
Robin Haas, Health & Benefits Solutions Expert
Managing Partners, The Colony Group

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