Helena Amorim


Helena is the President of The Insurance Agency of Cape Cod (TIACC), which she acquired in 2006. TIACC, an established Massachusetts agency, founded in 1987 and is located in Sandwich, Massachusetts.

A veteran of the insurance industry, Helena began her career in 1985 and is well-established throughout Massachusetts. She started her career in the personal lines arena, progressed to the commercial lines, handled a multitude of specialty programs and then joined management. During her career, she aggressively pursued her long-term goal of owning her own insurance agency—in order to provide the attention and service she believes all customers deserve.

Helena is affiliated with various professional insurance and marketing organizations; she is the current president of The Cape Cod Insurance Agents Association and is a long time member of The Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents.

She thoroughly enjoys taking an active role in all issues of her agency that affect client service. She also believes that while she is selling a product that most do not really love—she might as well do it with a smile.

Helena and her family reside on Cape Cod; she enjoys music, dancing, taekwondo, and taking in the simplicity and beauty of Cape Cod and what it has to offer.


Daniel Sherwood

VP, Client Services

Dan is our VP, of Client Services at The Insurance Agency of Cape Cod (TIACC), he joined us in 2010. TIACC an established Massachusetts agency, was founded in 1987 and is located in Sandwich, Massachusetts.

A seasoned insurance industry professional, Dan is well-established throughout Massachusetts. He is a licensed insurance agent and a member of FINRA/SIPC, a licensed insurance agency, and is licensed to offer mutual funds and various other financial products. With a background in small business and banking, Dan focuses on a variety of financial and insurance strategies for small businesses and families.

Dan is a former resident of Falmouth, Massachusetts and a devoted father of two boys. Dan has volunteered with the Falmouth Recreation Department for over 10 years, he has previously been a Board Member of the Cape Cod Children’s Museum, and is a former President of the Upper Cape Professionals Networking Group. Dan is also a National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) member and is an avid runner and athlete.

Ellysia J. Moreis

Sr. Account Manager

Ellysia, a Sr. Account Manager of The Insurance Agency of Cape Cod (TIACC), which she joined in 2007.A recognized face in the insurance industry, Ellysia started in insurance helping at a very early age. She had dreams of becoming a medical professional but the call of insurance and the need to help her customers kept her coming back through her college years. Finally realizing that her true passion was the need to help people, she settled in nicely in a Personal Lines position. Her tenacious need to learn more helped her to cross over to Commercial Lines where she now holds a wonderful position, able to handle all needs for her customers while still providing that exceptional customer service that she has been known to give.

Even after 10+ years in the Industry Ellysia still loves what she is doing and it shows by her everlasting smile that she shares with customers.

Ellysia and her family reside on Cape Cod; she enjoys spending time with her little boy, music, reading and camping.


Lisa M. Sullivan

Administrative Assistant

Lisa our Administrative Assistant is usually the first person you encounter when calling or stopping by the office. She greets everyone with a warm and genuine hello and is truly interested in how she can help. Lisa provides assistance in all aspects of Personal Lines along with taking care of the customers billing and claim needs. She also oversees our processing unit and is back up to our Account Managers.

Lisa is a resident of the Cape who enjoys family time, exercise and the great New England weather. She is an avid animal enthusiast who enjoys the warm welcome of her own pets at the end of the work day.




Perry the penguin joined The Insurance Agency of Cape Cod (TIACC) in 2011.

Perry likes cold fish and good insurance.

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Shawn Wylde

IT Administrator

Shawn, our original site designer and guru of all that is internet. Shawn on occasion helps with marketing strategies, development issues and is our go to person with intricate questions and problem solving. He puts our thoughts and ideas into reality.



Cara V. McNeil

Account Manager

Cara, an Account Manager of The Insurance Agency of Cape Cod (TIACC), joined our agency June of 2017, after taking a few years off from working in Insurance to raise her two daughters, Alexis & Sophia. After working for a Community Bank for 10 years she was ready to shift into a new, more challenging career and began her journey into Insurance in 2013. Cara has worked in both Personal & Commercial lines, and is experienced in both the Agency and Company setting.

Being customer service oriented Cara prides herself on always providing a level of security, knowledge, and comfort to customers. Knowing how important customer service was to Cara made her a perfect fit to join our team at TIACC. We are thrilled to have her back in the insurance industry and to have chosen our agency as her home.

Cara attended Cape Cod Community College, and is also a Licensed Cosmetologist. She is currently working on finishing her Bachelor’s degree. She resides on The Cape with her boyfriend and daughters and spends her free time traveling with her family, being a “cheer mom” to her girls, working out and going to the beach.