Meet Our Team   

Direct Insurance & Financial Services is a proud family business founded over 40 years ago.

Mr Ron Stephenson founded the business to provide comprehensive cover for Coromandel families and businesses at an affordable price.

John Stephenson

His son John Stephenson took over the helm 10 years ago. John is Thames born and bred with a solid understanding the community and its insurance needs. John has spent the last 6 years on the board of trustees at his children’s school with 3 of those as chairperson. You will often find John and Olivia on the many bush trails around the Coromandel or fishing and diving.       


Tracey Court                   

Office manager Tracey Court is also a local originally from Turua. Tracey is married to Darren and mum to Maddison and Kendall, and can be found cheering them on at netball (and is even known to take to the court herself). Tracey’s a long-time member of the parent support group at Te Puru School and one of her favourite things is family time at the bach.       




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