Axel, son of agency principal, John Handy, joined The Essex Agency in 2014. He was born and raised in Essex, VT and graduated Essex High School in 2007. Upon graduation Axel studied Business Management at Johnson State College and graduated with honors. At graduation he received the student of the year award from the business department. Among many other campus activates, Axel was involved in student government and was captain of the Rugby team for 3 years. He now lives in Colchester, VT.
Axel will be a lifelong student of his profession as he broadens his education and expertise. He earned his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in the spring of 2018. He intends to maintain the designation by staying up to date on the CIC education requirements as the other sales agents do.
He enjoys hiking and biking in the summer and can be found in the woods on his snowboard in the winter.