About Us


     Ludlow Insurance is 136 years old! 

Ludlow Insurance Agency is pleased to be celebrating 136 years in business and the 76th year in the same family!   Founded in 1879, Ludlow Insurance was purchased by Walter and Bernice Aher in 1939, then by John "Dud" and Charlotte (Aher) Pluta in 1963. In 1995  Sharon (Pluta) and Ron Bixby moved in as President and Vice President. Shown here are the Pluta's and the Bixby's a few years ago. "We are proud of our heritage and long time committment to help our friends, neighbors and area residents with their insurance needs."






Agency Principal named VT State National Director
Ron Bixby has been elected to  the National Boards of Professional Insurance Agents of America (PIA) and the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA) as their State National Director.   He is shown here with current IIABA Chairman Tom Minkler from New Hampshire, past Chairman Bobby Bramlett of Oklahoma  and immediate past State National Director Kim Kinney from South Hero, VT.

Ludlow Insurance Agency and its owners are proud members 
    of the following organizations:
Vermont Insurance Agents Associaton, Professional Insurance Agents of America, Trusted Choice,  Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America, North American Insurance Alliance, Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of  Commerce,  Ludlow Economic Development Corp, Fletcher Farm Foundation, Inc.  Ludlow Fire Department, Ludlow Rotary Club, Black River Academy Museum and Historical Society, LPC-TV Corp.  Sharon represents the Town of Ludlow on the  Southern Windsor County Regional Transportation Advisory Committee and Ron is Deputy Chief and Treasurer of the Ludlow Fire Department and Ludlow's Emergency Management Director.