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About Us

Our Team

James P. Crassas

James P. Crassas AKA "Jim" taught for 15 years in the inner city of Washington DC during times of tremendous change. He sold life insurance on the side and lobbied for human rights as well. After the some life changing events, he and Georgia started working in insurance. Together, they founded the Omega Insurance Agency, Inc. 1983. "Jim" uses his Masters Degree in counseling to give clients a thorough explanation of their options, what they are purchasing and how best to use their insurance. Everyone who gets to know Jim knows that they will walk away knowing a little more history and a lot more about insurance after having met with him.  Jim speaks English and Greek. Se habla espanol. Μιλάει Ελληνικά. 

Georgia Glekas Crassas

The Lady of Sparta, as she is known in social circles, Georgia Crassas was born near Sparta, Greece. She owned her own company before joining forces with Jim to create the Omega Insurance Agency, Inc.. She received her insurance licenses in 1994 for Life Insurance and in 2002 for Property and Casualty.  Together, she and Jim grew their business exponentially. If you ever come by the office around the holidays, you might be in for a treat as her galaktobouriko is well known far and wide.  The galaktobouriko is a well-loved desert found at the Laconian dance and at many other events.  Georgia speaks English and Greek.  Μιλάει Ελληνικά.  

Maria Christina Paleocrassas

Maria grew up in the Omega Insurance Agency, Inc. She started filing papers and doing clerical work early on. Because of Safeco's advances in technology, Maria was on the internet and sending and receiving emails before most people knew what they were. In 1994, she received her Life and Health Insurance licenses and in 2005, she received her Property and Casualty license. Maria also worked as a teacher and uses those teaching skills to help set up her clients' businesses for success. In her free time, she volunteers for her favorite charities and tries to get out to dance. Maria is also working towards towards her CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor) designation.   Maria speaks English, Spanish French and Greek. Se habla espanol. Μιλάει Ελληνικά.  She speaks a little bit of Farsi daily. 


Joselyne Penate

Joselyne is working with Omega while working on her Masters Degree in Forensic Science. She brings a great work ethic, organizational skills and her cultural awareness to our organization. She has been a vital member of our business and our outreach to our clients. She has a background in business which she uses to help our client navigate the cross roads of insurance and entrepreneurship. She enjoys good movies. Habla espanol. She speaks Spanish.


Additional Customer Services and Claims Services Available

Agency Insurance Company 1-800-492-5629

Chesapeake Employers Insurance Company at 


Frederick Mutual Insurance at 1-800-544-8737

Maryland Auto Insurance 301-261-2971

Nationwide Customer Service at 1-877-669-6877

Progressive at 1-877-776-2436

Safeco's Gold Service at 1-866-272-3326

Travelers' Customer Service at 1877-862-8737

Contact Us

Schedule a Free Insurance Analysis

Omega Insurance Agency, Inc.

1031 Cresthaven Dr. Silver Spring, MD 20903 US

Call (301) 445-4159 or Text (301) 377-6777


Monday - Friday: Core hours 9 am-5 pm for calls and virtual appointments.

Appointments will be conducted over the phone or by Skype, Viber, Google Hangouts, etc.

If there is a need to be seen or drop off papers, please contact Maria ahead of time and once you arrive, call again from your vehicle. She will assist you by taking all precautions to keep you safe. 

Saturday: Closed       Sunday: Closed