Hadley & Lyden, Inc.

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Phone: (407) 679-8181

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Our Team


James P. Lyden, CEO
Jim was born in Mt. Vernon, New York and raised in Ireland. He served in the Korean War and then attended Rollins College. In addition to his 50+-year insurance career, Jim has competed in the sport of rowing since 1952 and coached the Rollins College crew for 20 years. In addition to rowing, Jim enjoys snow skiing and traveling.


Scott A. Lyden, CPCU, President
Scott was born in Winter Park, FL. He graduated from Rollins College and entered the long haul tractor-trailer insurance business in 1980. He has served on or chaired the national agents councils for several insurance companies that specialize in insurance for trucking companies. Scott has competed in the sport of rowing since 1973 and has won 18 US national rowing championships. In addition to rowing, Scott enjoys white water kayaking and spending time with his family.


Patrick DeJong, CIC, Vice President
Pat was raised on a dairy farm in Long Island, NY. He graduated from the University of Florida and joined Hadley & Lyden in 1985. Pat is a big fan of the University of Florida Gators and an avid fisherman.


Brad Allen, Vice President
Brad was born in Madison, WI. He has an undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois and a masters degree in business from the DePaul University. He joined Hadley & Lyden in 1995. Brad enjoys wakeboarding, basketball, and playing golf.


Martin S. Weckerle, Treasurer
Marty was born in Springfield, OH. He graduated from the University of Central Florida and joined Hadley & Lyden in 1977. Marty enjoys hunting and fishing.


Carlos Duprey, Agent
Carlos has lived in the Orlando area since 1986, after moving to Central Florida from Puerto Rico. Since 2002, Carlos has worked as an insurance agent, specializing in insurance for trucking companies and public auto companies (taxi, limos, buses). Carlos has excellent written and conversational Spanish skills. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, participating in basketball, soccer, traditional Shito-Ryu karate, and outdoor activities.


James Fox, Agent
James was raised in Winter Park, FL. He graduated from Florida State University and joined Hadley & Lyden in 2017. James is an avid fan of the Florida State Seminoles and all Chicago sports teams. James enjoys golfing and spending time with his family.


Morgan DeJong, Agent
Morgan grew up in Winter Park, FL, attended college in New York and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in 2016. Morgan returned to Winter Park and worked as a Special Agent at the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. In 2019, she joined Hadley & Lyden following in the footsteps of her grandfather and father. Morgan enjoys spending her time with her dog, attending Gator games and visiting the local theme parks.

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