Meet the Kape Team

Meet our team of experienced independent brokers here to assist you with all your insurance needs. The Kape family has owned and operated this successful agency since 1961. Bernard Kape founded the Agency at the original and current location in South Plainfield, NJ after his career as a well-known Real Estate Broker, Equitable Life Insurance Agent, Notary Public, and life member of the National Association of Life Underwriters. The Agency was established to assist clients with their personal and business insurance needs.
Alan Kape, President


Alan Kape – President

Alan Kape joined the office in 1983 after receiving his BA/Insurance Major from the University of Rhode Island and spending several years in commercial sales and a year with Metropolitan Life.


Judy Kape – Office Administrator

Judy Kape received a BA degree from the University of Rhode Island. She joined the company in 1990 and took over the office management and personal lines department responsibilities in 1992.

Judy can be reached at 908-757-6666 X15.


Rebecca Lanzano – Customer Service Agent

Rebecca specializes in personal insurance and joined the Agency in 1992.She received her degree from the Katharine Gibbs School of Business and is a notary public.

Rebecca can be reached at 908.757.6666 x19.


Scott Pfluger – Commercial Lines Sales & Service Agent

Scott joined the Agency in 2007 and specializes in business and commercial insurance. He provides business owners piece of mind with 12 years experience in commercial insurance and twelve years experience owning his own business.

Scott can be reached at 908.757.6666 x14.


Kim Albanese – Customer Service Agent

Kim has been in the insurance industry for the past 28 years and is knowledgeable in both personal & commercial insurance. Licensed in 1986 and received the Certified Insurance Service Representative designation in 1998.

Kim can be reached at 908-757-6666  x11


Barbara Chin – Customer Service Agent

Barbara specializes in personal insurance and joined the Agency in 1998.  She received her degree from the Katharine Gibbs School of Business and is also bilingual in Cantonese Chinese.

Barbara can be reached at 908.757.6666 x10.


Margie DeAngelo – Customer Service Agent

Margie has been in the insurance business since 1984. She specializes in property/casualty, life and health insurance and joined the Agency in 1998.  She received a Master’s Degree in Applied Mathematics from the New Jersey Institute of Technology, earned her LUTC designation in personal and business life insurance, and has been awarded the National Quality award in life insurance from the National Association of Life Underwriters.

Margie can be reached at 908.757.6666 x18.

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“I highly recommend Kape insurance for your insurance needs. I've been with them since 2007 never had a problem always courteous and very professional handling all my insurance needs. What ever it is from a phone conversation or a email always very quickly responding to my company needs. Great staff ... Alan, Judy & Barbara keep up the good work.” Sincerely, Jose Lugo J & J Elite Carpentry Inc. Elite Stair-Way's LLC

First John Laux Memorial Scholarship recipient

By all accounts, John Laux was a model representative of the industry. John’s decade-long work in the industry was tragically cut short after a brief and hard-fought battle with cancer. He is remembered fondly by all who worked with him. PIA recognized John posthumously with its Company Person of the Year award in 1995, and […]

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