About Stiel Insurance Northshore, Inc.

Stiel Insurance has been serving families and businesses in Hammond and the state of Louisiana in continuous, family-owned operation since 1959. Today we carry on the tradition of quality, professionalism and personal service. We offer a diverse array of insurance products including auto, homeowners, business, marine, life and specialty markets. With Stiel Insurance, you can insure your cars, your home, your business (including property, liability, workers compensation and bond), and your life – all under the same roof. This convenience, along with the high level of personal service that we offer, sets us apart from our competition.

We’re located in historic downtown Hammond, LA. Normal office hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday, but I am always available off-hours by appointment. I can be reached by phone, fax, email or through this website 24 hours a day and I am dedicated to responding to you within 24 hours.

Stiel Insurance is made up of 8 agencies throughout Louisiana. If you would like to learn more about these agencies or find one near you please visit:


I became an agent for Stiel Insurance in 2004 shortly after graduation from Southeastern Louisiana University and I secured my Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 2005.  

About John D. Ellzey, Jr. CIC

My goal is to build long lasting relationships with my customers. I want to be your agent for life and for the generations to come. I am always available to help with all your insurance questions and concerns. My core values include honesty and integrity when dealing with all of our customers. I take pride in representing you as my customer and meetings your needs. I am an active member of many local organizations including the Hammond Chamber of Commerce, Tangipahoa Home Builders, Professional Insurance Agents, and the Sigma Tau Gamma Alumni Association. I am also proud to be a member and Past President of the Hammond Rotary Club.  I live right here in Hammond, LA with my beautiful wife Diana and our two children, Carter and Catherine.
Thank you for visiting my site and learning about our business.

John D. Ellzey, Jr. CIC