Robert Foley was born and raised in Kittery, Maine. Bob graduated from Traip Academy and the University of Southern Maine with a degree in Political Science. Bob began his insurance career in 1977 with Allstate Insurance Company working as an auto claims adjusters, a property claims adjuster and subsequently being promoted to the Property Claims Manager.
In 1986 Bob Foley founded an Allstate sales office in Wells. In 1997, we asked Bob to join the Cole Harrison Agency, selling both personal lines and commercial insurance products. Today, Bob manages the Personal Lines Department at the Kennebunk office.
Bob obtained his Certified Insurance Counselors designation in 2002. The exam for this certificate required him to complete five rigorous training topics dealing with current insurance-related topics and risk management issues. To maintain this designation Bob attended an annual three-day training seminar focusing on several insurance related topics.
Bob is a very active community leader in the Town of Wells serving as a member of the Board of Selectmen, Charter Commission, Wells Rotary Club, Save Our Shores – Maine and many other community-focused organizations. Moreover, Bob has served as chairman and/or president of many of these organizations.
Bob defines himself as a problem solver who enjoys helping people provide financial security for themselves and their families. Bob resides in Wells with his wife Maryanne and two sons.